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Reading doctors' writing : race, politics, and power in indigenous health research, 1870-1969

Author: David Piers Thomas; Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies.
Publisher: Canberra, ACT : Aboriginal Studies Press for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, 2004.
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This is a book for everyone who reads or writes health research about Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Medical research has been influenced by the politics of colonialism, and by the politics of race, racism and anti-racism.
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Thomas, David Piers.
Reading doctors' writing.
Canberra, ACT : Aboriginal Studies Press for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, 2004
(DLC) 2004302329
(OCoLC)56472976
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Piers Thomas; Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies.
ISBN: 9780855755034 0855755032
OCLC Number: 716260929
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations, maps, portraits
Contents: Preliminaries; Contents; Figures; Abbreviations; Prologue Saying science; Chapter 1 Introduction How we read doctors writing; Chapter 2 A primitive and dying race; Chapter 3 A tropical race and tropical medicine; Chapter 4 Blood and race; Chapter 5 Collecting power; Chapter 7 Equality politics and dissenting voices; Epilogue Aboriginal health; Appendix Quantitative analysis of Indigenous health in the MJA; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
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This is a book for everyone who reads or writes health research about Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Medical research has been influenced by the politics of colonialism, and by the politics of race, racism and anti-racism.

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