Reconciliation Rally in Victoria Square, 2007. B 70461.
This guide to sources relating to the Reconciliation movement in Australia was last updated by Library staff in 2016. It comprises selected material held by the State Library or available online.
To find further material relevant to this topic, try searching with these subject headings in the State Library catalogue:
Australia - Race relations
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Reconciliation Australia. Key events and milestones in Australia’s reconciliation journey
The State Library has a number of electronic resources that are useful for finding articles relating to Aboriginal history.
Some of these resources can only be accessed within the library and others can also be accessed from home by becoming a Home Access User.
Relevant resources include:
Academic search complete General periodical index
Australian/New Zealand Reference centre Newspaper and magazine articles from the recent past.
Australian Public Affairs Full Text General periodical index
Trove website provides word searchable access to historical Australian newspapers, mostly prior to 1955
Australia. Dept. of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. Aboriginal reconciliation: an historical perspective, 1992.
Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation (Australia). Reconciliation: Australia's challenge: final report of the Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation to the Prime Minister and the Commonwealth Parliament, 2000. Also available online.
Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation. The people's movement for reconciliation: proceedings of the Australian Reconciliation Convention, 1997. To find further reports go to the Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation's online archive.
Dodson, Patrick. Reconciliation at the cross roads: address to the National Press Club April 1996, 1996.
Goot, Murray and Rowse, Tim. Divided nation? : indigenous affairs and the imagined public, 2007.
Gordon, Michael. Reconciliation: a journey, 2001.
Grattan, Michelle. Reconciliation: essays on Australian reconciliation, 2000.
Healey, Justin (ed). Aboriginal reconciliation, 2006.
Johnson, Dianne. Lighting the way: reconciliation stories, 2002.
Lake, Marilyn. Faith: Faith Bandler, gentle activist, 2002.
Maddison, Sarah. Beyond white guilt: the real challnege for black-white relations in Australia, 2011.
Manderson, Lenore (ed). Reconciliation: voices from the academy, 1999.