Asian/Australian relations and identities [Book review]

Gehrmann, Richard (2001) Asian/Australian relations and identities [Book review]. Coppertales: A Journal of Rural Arts (7). pp. 110-111. ISSN 1321-1021

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This is a review of Alter/Asians: Asian-Australian Identities in Art, Media and Popular Culture edited by Ien Ang and, Sharon Chalmers, Lisa law and Mandy Thomas, Sydney Pluto press, 2000. This volume focuses on the understanding of Asian Australian relations and associated with this Australia's Asian identity. It covers a series of papers that explore this within the context of Australia's understanding of the Australian relationship with Asia, and the debates regarding Australian identity that were most clearly articulated in the Blainey debate and the Pauline Hanson phenomenon.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
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Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Arts - Department of Humanities and International Studies
Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2015 01:31
Last Modified: 12 Mar 2015 01:31
Uncontrolled Keywords: Asianisation; Australian identity; ethnicity; race; Asia; Ien Ang; Pauline Hanson; white Australia
Fields of Research : 20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2002 Cultural Studies > 200202 Asian Cultural Studies
16 Studies in Human Society > 1699 Other Studies in Human Society > 169903 Studies of Asian Society
21 History and Archaeology > 2103 Historical Studies > 210303 Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9599 Other Cultural Understanding > 959999 Cultural Understanding not elsewhere classified

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