In this essay I argue that the domain of Aboriginality is constituted by non Aboriginal/Aboriginal relations of power whereby the State operates as a proxy for these relations. The domain of Aboriginality is multifaceted, with intersecting and intertwined layers which work in tandem to contribute to the maintenance of Aboriginal poverty in Australia.
An Economy of Poverty
Power and the Domain of Aboriginality
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Issue:Vol 2 No 1 (2009)
Pages:2 to 14
How to Cite
Walter, M. (2009). An Economy of Poverty. International Journal of Critical Indigenous Studies, 2(1), 2-14. https://doi.org/10.5204/ijcis.v2i1.32