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By Diana Glazebrook

This ebook deals one other body during which to view the development of the outrigger touchdown of forty three West Papuans in Australia in 2006. West Papuans have crossed obstacles to hunt asylum considering 1962, often eastward into Papua New Guinea (PNG), and infrequently southward to Australia. among 1984–86, round 11,000 humans crossed into PNG looking asylum. After the govt of PNG acceded to the United countries conference and Protocol with regards to the prestige of Refugees, West Papuans have been relocated from casual camps at the foreign border to a unmarried inland position known as East Awin. This quantity offers an ethnography of that cost in response to the author’s fieldwork performed in 1998–99.

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