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The new face of extinction


Taylor, R, The new face of extinction, Meanjin pp. 1-6. ISSN 0025-6293 (In Press) [Refereed Article]

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As American anthropologist Maximilian C Forte puts it, ‘The story of indigenous extinction is one the West tells itself about its own civilizational supremacy and cultural victory as the zenith of human achievement’. It is a story the West has been telling itself for over five centuries.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:extinction, anthropocene, discourse, human
Research Division:History and Archaeology
Research Group:Historical Studies
Research Field:Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Understanding Past Societies
Objective Field:Understanding Past Societies not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Taylor, R (Dr Rebe Taylor)
ID Code:135662
Year Published:In Press
Deposited By:College Office - CALE
Deposited On:2019-11-07
Last Modified:2019-12-16

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