Essays Tagged: "Stolen Generation"

How and Why Were Aboriginal Children Removed From Their Families?

nt allowed the removal of Aboriginal children from their families. These children are known as the 'stolen generation.' They were raised in institutions, or fostered out to white families. Between 191 ... of the racist white society, and the "White Australia" policy. But, either way, the results for the Stolen Generation were just as traumatic and emotionally scarring. As well as the experiences the pa ...

(4 pages) 108 0 4.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Australian assimilation policies of the 1930's.

etween the Prime Minister and Cape York Officials, date unknown)Many claim that the effects of the "stolen generation", which is a result of the assimilation policies is what is actually still being f ... ssimilation policies is what is actually still being felt today in most aboriginal communities. The stolen generation is referred to an estimation of 5625 half-caste children that were removed from th ...

(4 pages) 79 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

The Stolen Genreations- Tells the story of the Aboriginal stolen generations in Australia.

The Stolen Generation is thought to be the most devastating of the many atrocities committed by the Euro ...

(3 pages) 49 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Australian Dream: Oral

e. However, if Australia was truly a multicultural realm, John Howard would have apologized for the Stolen Generation. Pauline Hanson and her party would never have made it to poll or to congress. It ... apparent that many Australians regard Indigenous Australia as a blemish on our history. That of the stolen generation is a hushed and almost silenced part of the Australian Dream. The main focus of th ...

(6 pages) 43 0 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

The Stolen Generation needs To be Recognised by Australian Society

Hypothesis: We cannot say sorry for the stolen generation, but the damage that it has caused to the indigenous society must be recognized.Re ... e that it has caused to the indigenous society must be recognized.Reconciliation, apologies and the stolen generation, all these words are past reminders of the serious wrongs that have been committed ... od morning/afternoon, today I will explore these wrongs and show how they should be solved.The term stolen generation is the name given to aboriginals, usually those with non-indigenous ancestry, who ...

(3 pages) 51 1 3.8 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Stolen Generations

The Stolen GenerationThe land mark event I have chosen to focus on for this section of the Assessment Ev ... en to focus on for this section of the Assessment Event is the removal of Aboriginal children, 'The Stolen Generation/s', from their traditional homes and their parents. I will endeavour to discuss th ... and the effects which it has had and has on the Aboriginal population within Australia today. The 'Stolen Generations' policy was clearly enacted and implemented prior to 1975. However, its implicati ...

(5 pages) 96 2 4.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

The Stolen Generation.

97. It sums up all the thoughts and emotions of all the Aboriginal Australians that suffered in the Stolen Generation. This is the opinion of the Aboriginal race, but what did the white section of soc ... n have been separated from their families since the invasion of white people.For many people of the Stolen Generations, the effects have been complex and have continued throughout their lives. On an i ...

(2 pages) 30 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

"My Place" by Sally Morgan: an Analysis.

nal and marks its development as society evolves. Two aboriginals, Gladys and Daisy Corruna, of the Stolen Generations describe the Paternalism which led to their shame of being Aboriginal and forced ... led to the creation of a new identity caused by the loss of culture and heritage experienced by the Stolen Generation and the unacceptance of the white population. Another of the Stolen Generation, Ar ...

(6 pages) 98 1 4.2 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Aboriginal Rights and Freedoms

European Families and educated like white children. Children who were taken away were known as the Stolen Generation. Also, Aborigines were put onto reserves and missions so they could live independe ...

(2 pages) 53 0 4.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Aboriginal Rights

ng Them Home' report was released on Tuesday 26th of May 1997. Addressing the issues involving the 'Stolen Generation', the report provided much needed insight into the treatment of the Stolen Generat ... blic reflect a contradicting view both ethnic groups and state governments having apologised to the Stolen Generation. This immense response from the public eventually penetrated the government's hard ...

(4 pages) 44 0 3.7 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

"The Stolen Generations"- Australian Aboriginal children~1900-1972

The Stolen GenerationsStolen Generation is the term used for the Australian Aboriginal children who were ... nd it therefore recommends that all efforts be directed to that end." []Adults of the stolen generations suffered insecurity, poor self-esteem, depression ... Government increased some funding but has refused to apologize or offer compensation. People of the stolen generation have started legal actions for compensation against the Government.

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Australia In The 1920's and the 1930's

Section A.A Group in the Interwar Period- The Stolen GenerationThe experience that the aboriginal had was quite significant first of all they were ...

(4 pages) 43 0 3.5 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

The policies and unequal treatment of Australian Aboriginals from settlement through to 1945. I got 90% in this take home history assignment!!!

t, aboriginals were encouraged to blend into white society. The 1920's and 1930's saw an era of the stolen generation, where aboriginal children were cruelly removed from their original parents and pl ... d to the destruction of Aboriginal identity and culture, and the removal of Aboriginal children.The Stolen Generation:This official policy of stealing children was based on the idea that Aborigines we ...

(9 pages) 85 0 4.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Ideas and Issues - what creates a sense of belonging?

Roach conveys the thoughts and feelings of many Aboriginal children that were taken and became the Stolen Generation. Throughout the song Roach talks repeatedly about the sense of loss and trauma suf ... g questions such as, who am I?, What am I worth? And what is my purpose? According to this song the Stolen Generation were left to ponder their identity especially with the words, "As we grew up we fe ...

(5 pages) 66 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Analyse the effect of inequality on access to socially valued resources in ONE society.

of cultural and communication barriers, they face particular issues, such as dispossession and the 'stolen generation' which placed them in a uniquely disadvantaged position. Although there has been f ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Indigenous Spirituality

mon practise. The generation of people who were taken away from their families is now known as the "Stolen Generation". Members of the stolen generation all lost a great deal of their indigenous ... important to the spirituality of an indigenous Australian person all because he was a member of the Stolen Generation.Millicent D was also a member of the Stolen Generation. In 1949 at the tender age ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

In reference to Land Rights and Criminal Justice System, how have Aborigines been disadvantaged by past government policies?

ing land rights, but also other issues which continue to impact contemporary Australia, such as the Stolen Generation and Assimilation.The disadvantages of ATSI in recognition of Land Rights stems fro ... m into training homes, educated in the ways of non-ATSI. Through to 1969- they became known as the 'Stolen Generation'. 10-33% of al ATSI children are estimated to have been removed from parents betwe ...

(4 pages) 28 1 3.4 Aug/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Should Australia governments appoligized to aboriginal people for 'Stolen Geration'? why

The Australian Prime Minister apologized to the Aboriginal population for Stolen Generations on 13 February (Lewis 2008). Stolen Generation, roughly, can be defined as the fo ... nal Legal Service Fact Sheets 2003). Some people resolutely oppose apology. They believe that since Stolen Generation is not the directly responsible, apology is not necessary (Kanck 2000). However, w ... ernment should officially apologize to the Aboriginal people for the past wrongs.For one thing, the Stolen Generation was associated with violation Aboriginal rights. The Aboriginal children, who shou ...

(3 pages) 1240 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Outline the changing rights and freedoms of indigenous Australians throughout the 20th Century.

so that they are raised completely in a new culture. This was the beginning of what we know as the "Stolen Generations".In 1902, New South Wales gave women the right to vote, but for Aboriginal women, ... ice, and a new policy was once again introduced. The states abolished the anti-Aboriginal laws, the Stolen Generation came to an end and the Indigenous people were able to reclaim control over their o ...

(4 pages) 56 1 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Reconciliation in our Primary Schools

t's all our story" due to the new Australian Government's intention to make a formal apology to the stolen generation, their families and communities and those who were affected by the Australian laws ...

(5 pages) 22 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History