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Whitening race: Essays in social and cultural criticism,

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Rolls, M 2005 , 'Whitening race: Essays in social and cultural criticism,' , Aboriginal History, vol. 29 , pp. 172-174 .

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Abstract

It is disappointing when a nascent field of study (in an Australian context anyway),
emerges seeming already tired and dated. This is not a problem with Whiteness Studies
per se, but with its application here. In too many of the 17 contributions in this volume a
politics and ideology forecloses against the formulation of the sort of revelatory enquiry
that Whiteness Studies potentially offers. Nevertheless, despite these shortcomings
there are some thoughtful and interesting chapters here.

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Rolls, M
Journal or Publication Title: Aboriginal History
ISSN: 0314-8769
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