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Memories and dreams : reflections on twentieth century Australia : Pastiche II

White, Richard, 1951-UUUU
Books, Manuscripts
In this collection, thirteen accounts demonstrate what has been happening to the study of Australian history. Through these essays the reader can share the excitement of arguing about a past which shapes, and is shaped by, the lives of all of us.
Main title:
St Leonards N.S.W. Allen andUnwin 1997
283 pages illustrations
Chivalry and social policy in the Antipodes / Jill Roe -- Class and respectability in a working-class suburb: Richmond, Victoria, before the Great War / Janet McCulman -- Men, women, and war memorials: Anzac Australia / Ken Inglis -- The return of a soldier / Alistair Thomson -- Aboriginal history and the politics of information control / Heather Goodall -- Decently dressed? Sexualised consumerism and the working woman's wardrobe 1918-1923 / Gail Reekie -- Female desires: The meaning of World War II / Marilyn Lake -- Censorship and the child: Explaining the comics campaign / Mark Finnane -- Menzies' forgotten people / Judith Brett -- The 1954 Royal Tour of Australia / Jane Connors -- Sexuality and the suburban dream / Ann Game and Rosemary Pringle -- Heaven and a Hills hoist: Australian critics on suburbia / Tim Rowse -- Kooramindanjie: Place and the postcolonial / Jackie Huggins, Rita Huggins and Jane M. Jacobs
1863735364 (paperback)
Dewey class:
994.04 MEM
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