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Deakin University School of History, Heritage and Society

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Works: 35 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 43 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
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The identity and autonomy of the indigenous community within Christianity by Barb Hill ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This thesis documents issues facing a community of southern Aboriginal people as they attempt to find an identity as Aboriginal and Christian in a culturally appropriate way. The people believe in a servant Christian community which would help their people. Concerns about clergy training, funding, authority and acceptance were identified
Prayers and pastures : Moidart emigrants in Victoria, 1852-1920 by Michael John Murray ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1852 thirty-seven Households from working class Catholic backgrounds emigrated from Moidart, Scotland, to the Colony of Port Phillip in Australia. This study personalises and contextualises the experiences of three generations in Scotland, on board ship and in Victoria concluding that upward mobility and economic security were achievable
Determining research significance in archaeological collections from historic sites by Ilka Schacht ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This thesis presents a model for assessing the research significance of Australian historical archaeological collections. It identifies the criteria, and provides step-by-step guidelines, for conducting such an assessment. The model is an important tool for managing and justifying the long term preservation of increasing numbers of archaeological collections
Dutch Indonesians in Australia : second-generation identity in the diaspora by Loes Westerbeek-Velde ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exploring "local" and "transnational" relationships, this research shows that second-generation relationships with the homeland and with other members in the diaspora are less important regarding (diasporic) identity formation than realities of sedentary diasporic life (in Australia) and that "locality" and diaspora are not opposing concepts but theoretically and practically interconnected
Lesbian mothers : (re)creating family through discourse and identity by Mel Irenyi ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This thesis explores differences between women who became mothers while identifying as heterosexual, but later identified as lesbian, and those who became mothers while lesbian identified. It discusses power dynamics between the two groups and explores practices and politics that impact on these dynamics within both lesbian and mainstream communities
Third-generation responses to holocaust video-testimony by Amelia Amber Klein ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This research investigated responses of grandchildren of Holocaust survivors ("third generation") to Holocaust video-testimony. The analysis revealed that video-testimony can transmit memories of survival experiences to viewers, enabling them to "work through" their positions as witnesses and make active decisions relating to remembrance
Bereaved young adults : social isolation and the influence of gender by Andrew McNess ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This qualitative study examined the social experiences of twenty-five young adults, each bereaved of a sibling in the last ten years. The outcomes emphasised the importance of 'meaningful' support, the value of gender sensitive approaches toward studying bereavement, and the need for a wider social acknowledgement of the ongoing nature of grief
Reading between the lines : cultural landscape conservation in Australia by Jane Lennon ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This dissertation provides a critical reflection on the author's published work over 30 years to forge an understanding of the indivisibility of cultural and natural heritage values, both tangible and intangible, in the Australian landscape. There are prospects for establishing a distinctively Australian conservation management of cultural landscapes
The Andean pre-historical urban planning tradition by Lindsay Robert Hasluck ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Urban design features that formed an Andean urban planning tradition through continual use across successive periods of time, civilizations and extensive, varied geography are identified. Some Andean urban features were also mirrored or pre-date similar ideas that occurred in other parts of the world, particularly ideas used by Spanish colonialism
Sovereignty and resistance : India, China and the Asian-African Conference, 1955 by Sally Percival Wood ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This thesis examines the Asian-African Conference at Bandung, Indonesia in 1955 from a broad historical perspective. It presents evidence that the assertion of independent Asian foreign policy - non-aligned and communist led by India and China - signalled a more significant, long-term shift in West-East realtions than has been previously identified
The dehumanisation of the other : genocide, film and the ethical by Donna-Lee Frieze ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This dissertation utilises film and the ethical philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas to expose the dehumanising characteristics of genocide. Through four films across four different cases of genocide, the investigation reveals that defining genocide as mass murder alone limits the potential to understand the crime
The making of public space in Haiphong, Vietnam by Nguyen Thanh Binh ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The research examined the making of Haiphong public space. It found that Haiphong's people and the authorities often had different public space interests and that this divergence caused serious planning and usage problems. A public space protection proposal was recommended to maintain and enhance public space qualities
Reducing adverse events in older Australians taking newly released drugs by Margaret Therese Whitstock ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The number of older Australians with one or multiple chronic diseases is increasing. This thesis presents a model to assist in identifying current older patients with multiple illnesses and taking multiple medications who are at risk of experiencing an adverse drug reaction if they are prescribed a newly released drug
Threats, fear, politics and the shaping of insecurity 1946-1955 by Johannes Werner Steinbach ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Governments use fear to promote political objectives. Through the exaggeration of external threats, fear as conceptualised in the writings of Hobbes, Barry Buzan, David Campbell and others, became a major factor in shaping Australia's post-war foreign and defence policies which were also intended to serve the government's domestic political agenda
The neon cross : Moore Memorial Church Shanghai by John Craig William Keating ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Moore Memorial Church Shanghai is one of the largest Protestant churches in China. This study traces its history from the 1930s to the present, using it as a case study for wider reflections on the fluctuating fortunes of Christianity in modern China
Mary De Garis :|bprogressivism, early feminism and medical reform by Ruth Lorna Lee ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This thesis is a biographical study o the life and times of Dr Mary De Garis, (1881-1963) an early medical woman. It examines her extensive writing, her research on childbirth and her modernising of the Geelong Hospital in the 1920s and 1930s. Her life illuminates Australian women in the first half of the twentieth century
Jungle, desert, ice : Royal Geographical Society of Australasia, Victorian Branch by Susan Lizabeth Blackwood ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Between 1884 and 1920 the Society was part of an intense period of international geographical interest, imperialism and nationalism. This empirical history shows that the Society sought to explore New Guinea, Northern and Central Australia, and Antarctica, pursuing issues of land use, labour and commercial development of these regions
The presentation of gendered selves in everyday friendship by Karina Butera ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This thesis explores the gender differences in the way men and women conduct themselves in everyday friendship interaction, finding that the informal rules governing friendship interaction allow individuals a level of freedom to enact gender to extremes in the company of friends. Generational changes in men's friendships are also noted
Conservative discourse at the time of the Korean War. 1950-52 by Jodie Boyd ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This thesis identifies the rhetorical strategies by which the Menzies government reconciled acceptance of full employment, the welfare state and government intervention with a defence of liberalism. It argues that the Korean War offered the Menzies government an opportunity to reconstitute these key aspects of the postwar state as "liberal" rather than social democratic
Explaining the recent increase in numbers of CRC women pastors by Cheryl Catford ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This thesis concluded the increase in the number of women pastors in the CRC, from six in 1990 to sixty eight in 2005, is best attributed to : the recognition of the role of the pastor's wife; the external and internal pressures upon the denomination and; the influence of second-wave feminism
 
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