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FINAL ANSWERS STUDY GUIDE - AUSTRALIA Terra nullius means...

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AUSTRALIA - Terra nullius means “empty land” - White aboriginals: breeding out the dark skinned trait - Classification as either white or black: in mainstream society you are black or white, and it is “imposed identity - Sorry day history: sorry day was a day of reconciliation in which it is recognized that the stolen generation was treated really badly. INDIA - approx number of ethnic groups: over 1000 ethnic groups - infant mortality rate: 54.63 deaths per 1000 live births - population ranking: contains 1/6 of the world population ranked SECOND - abortion policies: abortion is legal, aborting because of gender is illegal, - Social and economic status of female children: female children are usually not wanted; the girls don’t usually develop their own identity. Girls can bring social and economic burden to family. - Non- western family patterns: - Main religion: Hindu - Number of abortions each year: over 2 million abortions preformed each year - Identity development of females: they generally don’t develop their own identity - % of Indian children living in poverty: 80% - Wedding preparation rituals: bodies are covered in spices that cleanse the body and soften the skin. .. bathed to chanting mantras, an alter is erected, father places his daughters hands in the grooms, then they have the seven steps, bride and groom hold hands, walk around the ring of fire 3 times, couple asks for blessing of elders and parents enters new home
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course ISS 210 taught by Professor Zimmerman during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.

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FINAL ANSWERS STUDY GUIDE - AUSTRALIA Terra nullius means...

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