Your search returned over 400 essays for "indigenous people"
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9   …  40    Next >>

Indigenous And Non Indigenous People

- Australia is known as the land of opportunity where all people are considered equal and freedom is enjoyed. However, for the Indigenous people of Australian this has not always been the case. In the past Indigenous and non-Indigenous people have not always shared the same rights. Land, cultural and basic human rights were taken away from Indigenous Australians when the first settlers arrived as Aboriginals were seen as an inferior race (Lindqvist, 2007, p.4). The issue of Indigenous Australians gaining recognition for their rights has been going on for many years....   [tags: Indigenous Australians, Australia]

Better Essays
1744 words | (5 pages) | Preview

The Struggle of Indigenous People in Australia

- Australia has two different major Indigenous groups which are Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the First Peoples of Australia, and these two different groups have diverse culture, world views and origin with dissimilar experience of colonisation over the past 222 years (Chino et al. 2010). Because of these periods of colonisation, inequalities are substantially existed for health, including infant health, life expectation, chronic and communicable diseases and mental health between Indigenous Australians and non-Indigenous Australians (Calma 2005)....   [tags: aboriginal people, health, remotes areas]

Term Papers
1622 words | (4.6 pages) | Preview

Indigenous People And Tourism : Australia And New Zealand

- Indigenous People and Tourism: Australia and New Zealand Defining Indigenous Indigenous tourism focuses on individuals who believe the rights to determine their own identity or membership in accordance with their culture and traditions. The activities used to define an Indigenous tourism visitors are experiencing Aboriginal art, craft and cultural displays and visiting an Aboriginal site or community. Indigenous tourism attracts Interstate, International and domestic tourist. Cultural History The Indigenous cultures of Australia is the oldest living cultural history in the world, which goes back 50,000 – 65,000 years (Australia,2016)....   [tags: Indigenous peoples, Indigenous Australians]

Better Essays
1000 words | (2.9 pages) | Preview

Racial And Cultural Bias Towards Indigenous People

- The relevant overarching human rights that should be considered in this case was racial and cultural bias towards Indigenous people in this school. The school principles assumed that the family were not concerned about Nakita’s situation because it was common for Aboriginal families not to respond to calls or letters. Nakita’s carers did not consent to any changes being made to Nakita’s situation at school and it was clear that the school had breached both the departmental policy and state legislation by testing Nakita without the informed consent of her carers....   [tags: Indigenous Australians, Indigenous peoples]

Better Essays
727 words | (2.1 pages) | Preview

Health and Wellbeing of Australian Indigenous People

- Since 1788, when the white people first came to Australia, Australian Indigenous people have experienced systematically debases Indigenous culture and people. Due to that reason Indigenous people have profound effects on health and emotional wellbeing (Dudgeon 2010, p. 38). As per Parker (2010, p. 5) Diabetes, renal failure, cardiovascular disease, rheumatic heart disease figure prominently in Aboriginal and Torrens state Islander health issues. As mentioned above there are so many factors included social and emotional issues affecting Aboriginal and Torrens state Islander health....   [tags: People, Renal Failure, Cardiovascular Disease]

Term Papers
2262 words | (6.5 pages) | Preview

The Health Gap Of Diabetes Among Indigenous People And Non Indigenous Australians

- Issue problem The health gap in diabetes among Indigenous people and non-Indigenous Australians. Diabetes is three times more likely to occur among Indigenous Australians, despite the efforts of the health care system. Background and Discussion Diabetes mellitus is the fastest growing chronic illness in the world. Its mortality rate reached 5.1 million in 2013. It represents the biggest challenge facing Australia’s health care system in the 21st century (Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, 2012)....   [tags: Indigenous Australians, Australia, Health care]

Better Essays
1266 words | (3.6 pages) | Preview

Health Gap Of Diabetes Among Indigenous People And Non Indigenous Australians

- Issue Statement The health gap in diabetes among Indigenous people and non-Indigenous Australians., which is three times more likely to occur among Indigenous Australians, despite the efforts of the health care system. Background and Discussion Diabetes mellitus is the fastest growing chronic illness in the world. Its mortality rate reached 5.1 million in 2013. It represents the biggest challenge facing Australia’s health care system in the 21st century (Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, 2012)....   [tags: Indigenous Australians, Australia, Health care]

Better Essays
1287 words | (3.7 pages) | Preview

Effects Of Water Planning On Indigenous People And The Policies

- One of the many problems associated with water planning are the negative impacts they pose to the ecosystems of different environments. In this regard, many of the problems are based around dimensions in social life that result in an imbalance of equities relevant to different interests. Such inequities have lead to a series of injustices experienced by the indigenous people of the Australian continent as a result of the progressive development of water planning. Further, coalitions among protective agencies and committees representing the interests of the indigenous people and those focused on expanding the National Water Initiative’s (NWI) hydro-social contract for water planning have prog...   [tags: Indigenous Australians, Australia, Native title]

Better Essays
722 words | (2.1 pages) | Preview

The Attack On The Culture Of The Indigenous People

- In response to the attack on the culture of the indigenous people, the Native American activists began to mobilize with the support of the church. Experience of the Second Vatican Council sparked a spiritual renewal bringing many indigenous people back to the church. This movement gave rise to Mayan leaders and proved useful for catechus leaders to teach others about the faith. Moreover, liberation theology is vital in the alliance formed between the indigenous people and the church, relying on the liberation from all forms of oppression as the only route to salvation....   [tags: Native Americans in the United States]

Better Essays
796 words | (2.3 pages) | Preview

The Effects Of Deforestation On The Indigenous People

- Indigenous People Gay (2000) found tropical rainforest to be the home of some 50 million indigenous people, making up more than 1,000 distinct groups (p. 19). Each group has its own unique way of life. Deforestation is the cause of numerous severe impacts to these people. The indigenous people of the rainforest depend on the forest for their survival. Many of these people are hunters and gatherers. Extensive logging has made it more and more difficult for these people to live in traditional ways....   [tags: Rainforest, Forest, Tropical rainforest]

Better Essays
1482 words | (4.2 pages) | Preview

These results are sorted by most relevant first (ranked search). You may also sort these by color rating or essay length.


Your search returned over 400 essays for "indigenous people"
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9   …  40    Next >>