Religion Religion History Aboriginal people are the oldest surviving culture in

Religion religion history aboriginal people are the

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Religion Religion History Aboriginal people are the oldest surviving culture in the world, having established ways of managing their land and society that were sustainable and ensured good health. They have occupied Australia for at least 60,000 years. Indigenous Australians were drastically impacted by British colonisation, as disease, implementation of land ownership and violence against these people resulted in reduction of their overall population and traditional culture. History History c. Read the key aspects of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture (listed below). Populate facts about the key aspects of Western Systems and Culture, then identify the potential impacts on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders due to these cultural differences. HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing CHCDIV001 - Version 3.0 - December 2019 16
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Key aspects of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture Key aspects of Western Systems and culture Potential impacts due to cultural differences Language 145 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages are spoken in Australia, however only 18 remain strong (strong meaning they are spoken by people of all ages) Language Language Social (Marriage) Aboriginal people have complex social and marriage laws based on the grouping of people within their society. Under Aboriginal law, a person cannot marry someone else from within their group. This custom, where a person has to marry outside their group, is called exogamy. Social (Marriage) Social (Marriage) Religion Aboriginal religion, like other religions, is characterised by having a god or gods who created people and the surrounding environment during a particular creation period at the beginning of time. Aboriginal people are very religious and spiritual, but rather than praying to a single god, each group generally believes in a number of different deities. There is no afterlife in Indigenous Australian religions and no heaven or hell. Religion Religion HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing CHCDIV001 - Version 3.0 - December 2019 17
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History Aboriginal people are the oldest surviving culture in the world, having established ways of managing their land and society that were sustainable while ensuring good health. They have occupied Australia for at least 60,000 years. Indigenous Australians were drastically impacted by British colonisation, as disease, implementation of land ownership and violence against these people resulted in reduction of their overall population and traditional culture. History History Lifestyle Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders were happier and healthier because they led a simple life with few disruptions. If they went out for a walk, it meant they were walking. The used to eat real ‘bush’ food; food free from preservatives, artificial sweeteners and genetically modified ingredients.
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