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'Discussion of the necessary and moral force of remembering or lack of remembering as a form of domination and argues that notions of Australia's flawed past compromises a later maturity; critique of the culture of "ennobling guilt"; includes discussion on whether "Australia's settler-society 'amnesia' concerning colonial treatment of the Indigenous is not a standard feature of juvenile humans - and the settler era represents a juvenile phase in Australian history"; "cult of forgetfulness' practised on a national scale".' Source: http://mura.aiatsis.gov.au/ (Sighted 11/07/2012)
'Female British settlers’ lives in colonial Australia anfd their recreational pursuits are discussed in this article. Many colonial women informed their home audience of the peculiarities of their new lives in their letters, diaries, memoirs and travel books. Women’s texts differ considerably from men’s accounts because their emphasis is on the depiction of private life, family relationships and domestic concerns. In addition, these ladies also sought to depict the Australian colonies in terms of their botanical and ethnographical diversity as well as their history and social development.' Source: www.bod.com/ (sighted 11/07/2012).