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Indigenous governance, GIS, and the context-driven modelling of values, concerns and seasonal uses of Country within the Yawuru estate

Potter, Sandra


Geographic Information Systems (GIS) which capture, store, query, analyse and display geospatial data (Chang, 2016:1) have begun to play a key role in facilitating indigenous governance and land claims across the globe. This thesis examines the use of GIS as part of broader Indigenous efforts to achieve self-determination, particularly in relation to Australia's native title system. It explores the impact that context-grounded GIS can play in this space and positions GIS as an analytically...[Show more]

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Date published: 2020
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5f58b091a8524
Embargoed until: 2021-08-04


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