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Demonstrating the relationship between culture, on-country activity and positive social outcomes for Indigenous young people

Palmer, D. (2013) Demonstrating the relationship between culture, on-country activity and positive social outcomes for Indigenous young people. New Community, 11 (3). pp. 54-60.

Abstract

There are fewer more pressing and energetic topics in social policy than the fate of Indigenous young people in remote communities. The past decade has seen a hotting up of debates, with considerable polarisation, accusation and hyperbole. On one side are those who oppose what they see as a proliferation of the ‘homelands’ or ‘outstation’ movement (Austin-Broos 2011:82). In contrast are those who stand in defense of remote communities and the maintenance of traditional law and culture...

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Arts
Publisher: New Community Quarterly Incorporated,
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/42302
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