Title

Cultural respect and related concepts: A brief summary of the literature

Document Type

Journal Article

Publisher

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

Faculty

Faculty of Community Services, Education and Social Sciences

School

Kurongkurl Katitjin / Centre for Research in Entertainment, Arts,Technology, Education and Communications

RAS ID

2923

Comments

Thomson, N. J. (2005). Cultural respect and related concepts: A brief summary of the literature. Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin, 5(4), 1-11. Available here

Abstract

Shortcomings in the way that the health care system addresses the needs of Australia’s Indigenous peoples have been recognised for many years. This recognition almost certainly pre-dated the 1970s, but the establishment of the first Aboriginal community-controlled health service in Redfern (Sydney) in July 1971 was a clear expression of the need for health services to be much more accessible to Indigenous people

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