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Indigenous knowledge and federal environmental assessments in Canada: applying past lessons to the 2019 impact assessment act
Policy-makers ideally pursue well-informed, socially just means to make environmental decisions. Indigenous peoples have used Indigenous knowledge (IK) to inform decisions about environmental manag...
George Augustus Robinson, the ‘Great Conciliator’: colonial celebrity and its postcolonial aftermath
George Augustus Robinson, the ‘Great Conciliator’, conducted one of the most high profile and subsequently notorious experiments with indigenous people in the nineteenth-century British Empire. His
Travelling Home, Walkabout Magazine and Mid-Twentieth-Century Australia
'Travelling Home' provides a detailed analysis of the contribution that the mid twentieth-century 'Walkabout' magazine made to Australia’s cultural history. Spanning five central decades of the
Digital Platforms: The Need to Restrict Surveillance Capitalism (Australian Privacy Foundation Submission to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) – Digital Platforms Inquiry –
On 4 December 2017, the Australian government directed the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)a to conduct an inquiry into digital platforms. The inquiry, says the ACCC, ‘is looking
Missionary writing and empire, 1800-1860
Arguing that missionaries occupied ambiguous positions in colonial cultures, Anna Johnston analyzes missionary writing under the aegis of the British Empire. Johnston reveals how missionaries were
Privacy Compliance Risks for Facebook
It is argued it's too early to draw conclusions about society as a whole from the OSN experience to date, however, Facebook in particular brings a number of compliance risks in jurisdictions that have enacted modern Information Privacy Law.
The Strange Career of William Ellis
and Madagascan missionary, ethnographer, London Missionary Society Foreign Secretary, author of at least eight books and numerous pamphlets, fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, father of four,
The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook
First published in 1888, The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook sought to provide practical advice to young memsahibs in India, 'giving the duties of mistress and servants, the general management