TITLE

SHIPWRECKS AND THE WHITE AUSTRALIA POLICY

AUTHOR(S)
Foster, Leonie
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Great Circle;2014, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Australia's racist policy towards Asian shipwreck survivors during the 1900s, including its relation with Australia's immigration policy at the time and the role that race played in its policy toward shipwrecked Asians. An overview of the Australian Liberal Party Protectionist Prime Minister Alfred Deakin's interpretation of Australian immigration regulations is provided.
ACCESSION #
99939393

 

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