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  Kaddour, Sarwet
The Portrayal of Muslim Women in the Media
The views of a 21 year old Muslim woman, "born and raised in the land Down Under".
Format: doc | Size: 20 Kb | Length: 1 page | Date Added: 21 April 2004 | | VIEW |
  Kalantzis, Mary; Castles, Stephen and Cope, Bill
Access to Excellence: Overview Report
Excerpts of the Overview Report of the 1994 four-volume study Access to Excellence: A Review of Issues Affecting Artists and Arts from Non-English Speaking Backgrounds examining the concept of artistic excellence and how it can be used both to discriminate against and for artists.
Format: pdf | Size: | Length: | Date Added: 29 March 2002 | | VIEW |
  Kalantzis, Mary; Castles, Stephen; Cope, Bill and Totaro, Paolo
The End of Multiculturalism? or... From Margins to the Centre
Two views on the “mainstreaming” of services to migrants in light of the cuts in the 1986 Budget, both criticising the Federal Government’s application of the policy, though Paolo Totaro of the NSW Ethnic Affairs Commission says it can work effectively for migrants, and has done so in his state.
Format: pdf | Size: | Length: | Date Added: 29 March 2002 | | VIEW |
  Kapetopoulos, Fotis
A personal history of multicultural arts in Victoria
Fotis Kapetopoulos, a long time activist around multicultural arts, describes and analyses the rise of culturally diverse arts as an important dimension of the Victorian arts scene.
Format: pdf | Size: 246 KB | Length: 16 pages | Date Added: 11 January 2011 | | VIEW |
  Keating, Paul
Commonwealth Parliamentary Debate - Native Title Bill 1993
Excerpts from comments by Prime Minister Keating at the Second Reading of the Native Title Bill in 1993, outlining its significance in improving the relationship between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Australians.
Format: pdf | Size: 273K | Length: 2 pages | Date Added: 26 March 2002 | | VIEW |
  Keating, Paul
For the New Australia
In late 1996, the former Prime Minister warns against allowing fear, ignorance and prejudice to govern attitudes, saying the “myth of the monoculture” has no place in the new Australia.
Format: pdf | Size: 376K | Length: 14 pages | Date Added: 26 March 2002 | | VIEW |
  Kemp, Melody
Women and Multiculturalism
Melody Kemp compares her experiences on women's issues in Asia and in Australia and queries the implications of some of the directions of government and the media here for the future.
Format: pdf | Size: 171 KB | Length: 8 pages | Date Added: 05 March 2006 | | VIEW |
  Kerkyasharian, Stepan
Growing Grassroots
Chairperson of the Ethnic Affairs Commission of NSW Stepan Kerkyasharian pays tribute to the role of the ECC of NSW, on its 20th anniversary in 1995, in creating a government- community partnership in ethnic affairs.
Format: pdf | Size: 2218K | Length: 2 pages | Date Added: 26 March 2002 | | VIEW |
  Kerkyasharian, Stepan
Paradox of Australian Multiculturalism
In this 1994 speech, Stepan Kerkyasharian, Chairperson of the NSW Ethnic Affairs Commission examines what he sees as the paradox between Australia’s racist past and its multicultural present.
Format: pdf | Size: | Length: | Date Added: 01 April 2002 | | VIEW |
  Khoo, Siew-Ean
Immigrant families and change
This 1994 article looks at issues surrounding families and the migration process, including family sponsorship patterns, the family as the migrating unit, and changes in family structure resulting from migration.
Format: pdf | Size: | Length: | Date Added: 01 April 2002 | | VIEW |
  Kitay, Jim; Ip, David; Lever-Tracy, Constance; Phillips, Irene and Tracy, Noel
Asian Entrepreneurs in Australia
The executive summary of this 1991 report which looks into ethnic small business in the Chinese and Indian communities in Brisbane and Sydney, and finds high levels of successful, independent businesses among these two migrant groups.
Format: pdf | Size: 337K | Length: 9 pages | Date Added: 26 March 2002 | | VIEW |
  Kondos, Alexandros
The Greek community
A history of the Greek community in the state through the twentieth century, and current issues and organisations, from a 2001 Queensland Government publication.
Format: pdf | Size: 580 KB | Length: 8 pages | Date Added: 24 February 2006 | | VIEW |