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  • Australian Life

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    Australian Life Life in the Bush The Australian life style was portrayed as one of the bushman although it was not . The life of a typical Australian was really the city life . The bushman was one with no classes and he treated every person as equal . A middle class person was the same as a working class man . The bushman was a very trust worthy and helpful character he would help a stranger as if it was his friend and if that friend needed anything he would be glade to ofer him every thing he

  • Paddy Bedford's Australian Life

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    affecting the Aboriginal arts and culture community and will talk about aboriginal social change at play in Australian society today. In addition, the essay also interrogates the issue of social injustice and equal rights with cause of preserving Aboriginal tradition. Most importantly, it will indicate my deep understanding about what it means to be Australian from investigating Paddy Bedford life, as well as, the historical events surrounding the East Kimberly. The East Kimberly region of Western

  • The impacts of the Stolen Generation on Australian Life

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    were displaced and placed into white families. The lack of understanding and respect for Aboriginal culture also meant that many people who supported the removal of these children really thought they were doing “the right thing”. The impact on Australian life today is still being felt as the Stolen Generation is seen as a recent event has it only ended in the early 1970s. Children that where taken away back then now cannot trace back their roots and therefore have no record of their family history

  • Australian Politics: The Life of Gough Whitlam

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    "Gough Whitlam has been a towering figure in the Australian Labor Party for longer than I can remember. For more than six decades in politics, Gough Whitlam has aimed at targets higher than personal success or vindication. His energy and enthusiasm combined with the continuing powerful relevance of his goals have made him a hero to many Australians & an iconic figure in Australia's political landscape.” (Excerpt of speech by Senator John Faulkner at Gough Whitlam’s 92nd Birthday, 2008)

  • Australian Poetry: An Analysis of Bruce Dawe's Poem, Life-Cycle

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    influential poets of the 20th century. Dawe’s poems capture Australian life in numerous ways, whether it is our passion for AFL in Life-Cycle or our reckless nature towards war as in Homecoming. Dawe creates very complicated poems reflecting the author’s context relevant to the time period, your context is based upon your reading of the poem, where you may gather different meanings, to that of the original intent, hidden within the text. Life-Cycle: Written in the 1960’s this poem is one of the most

  • amazon tribe

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    between the Amazon tribe and the typical western life style of the Australian people. Differences that vary between diet, housing, education, recreation, transport, health, religion and their value to the environment. The average Western influenced life of the typical Australian, is reliant on modern day technology, this is a clear indication that recreational life is much different between the two life styles. The Amazon tribe lives a more recreation life due to them not being dependent on money, but

  • Australian Adult Literacy and Life Skills Survey

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    with strong literacy foundations through effective teaching. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (2006) published data which indicated that almost half the Australian population scored on the lowest skill level of literacy. Additionally the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (2013) found lower proficiency levels of literacy contributed to socio-economic disadvantage. To address these issues in 2007 the Australian Government focused on creating an education revolution which produced

  • 3 Key Issues that Affect Educational Outcomes for Indigenous Australians

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    The curriculum in Australian schools is a highly contentious and political issue. For remote indigenous communities this is even more so. School curriculums in Australia are western culturally based and thus this effects the learning capabilities of indigenous students in remote communities. “Most indigenous Australians living in the Northern Territory want their children to go to school and get an education. They also want their children to learn the ways of their ancestors, to be strong in the

  • Aussie (dog)

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    The Australian Shepherd started out as a working dog. Today for the most part it still is, but they have entered a different type of work besides herding. The versatility of the Aussie is remarkable. Today's Aussie is an active and intelligent companion who requires stimulation and activity. There are very few breeds of dogs capable of performing as many different jobs as the Australian Shepherd. The breed's easy trainability, intelligence, common sense and problem solving abilities, combined with

  • The History Of The Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander People

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    experienced was the forced removal of Aboriginal children which is also referred to as the Stolen Generations. Given the distressing history the impact of the laws and policies on Indigenous Australians has made it difficult for them to trust government services or White Australians. Body Due to colonisation in 1788 all life expectancies changed for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, who were forcibly removed from their families and land to institutions or other non-Aboriginal environment : This