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By Francesca Merlan

Explores the lives of Aborigines within the small city of Katherine, Australia. Merlan combines ethnography and conception to review matters surrounding the controversy concerning the authenticity of latest cultural job. The vulnerability of Fourth international peoples to others' representations of them and the moral difficulties this poses are recognized.

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