Welcome to My Country by Melvin Neo

Cover of: Welcome to My Country | Melvin Neo

Published by Gareth Stevens Pub .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • People & Places - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

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ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11495983M
ISBN 100836825497
ISBN 109780836825497

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Slaters most recent book is The $60, Dog: My Life with Animals/5. Welcome to Country () by Aunty Joy Murphy and illustrated by Lisa Kennedy is one of my favourite picture books of the moment. It not only feels worthy (of awards and recognition) and timely, but it's also sensitively and beautifully executed/5.

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See all. About Welcome to My Country. Lauren Slater, a brilliant writer who is a young therapist, takes us on a mesmerizing personal and professional journey in this remarkable memoir about her work with mental and emotional illness. The territory of the mind and of madness can seem a foreign, even frightening place-until you read Welcome to My Country.

Get this from a library. Welcome to my country. [Lauren Slater] -- Provides a look inside the world of the schizophrenic, the suicidal, and other troubled individuals, in a personal study that chronicles the author's work with patients suffering from mental and.

Welcome to the traditional lands of the Wurundjeri People. We are part of this land and the land is part of us. This is where we come from. Wominjeka Wurundjeri balluk yearmenn koondee bik. Welcome to Country. Aunty Joy Wandin Murphy is a most respected senior Wurundjeri elder of the Kulin alliance.

Lauren Slater, a brilliant writer who is a young therapist, takes us on a mesmerizing personal and professional journey in this remarkable memoir about her work with mental and emotional illness.

The territory of the mind and of madness can seem a foreign, even frightening place-until you read Welcome to My Country. Writing in a powerful and original voice, Lauren Slater closes 4/5(8).

– ABC Radio National ‘Welcome to Country is an exemplary book, especially as a tourist guide. It is a handbook in more ways than one. it gives us the history of Aboriginal Australia, written for tourists, but mandatory for all Australians ’/5(22).

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Welcome to my country. New York: Random House, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Lauren Slater; Lauren Slater; Lauren Slater; Lauren Slater: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lauren Slater. A young psychologist's deeply moving stories about her patients&#;stories that turn out to be astonishingly revealing about the author's psyche.

Slater's first book focuses on the early days of her career, when she worked with chronic schizophrenics at an East Boston mental institution. In the title piece, she meets the six men- -Moxi, Joseph, Charles, Lenny, Robert, and. Like An Unquiet Mind, Listening to Prozac and Girl, Interrupted, Welcome to My Country is a beautifully written, captivating, and revealing book, an unusual personal and professional memoir that brings us closer to understanding ourselves, one another, and the human : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

class as a text for all to read and discuss, a book which could be used in conjunction with others about Aboriginal groups, or as a nonfiction book to read for pleasure. Each reading will educate, inform and entertain. These teaching notes are written to support the use of the book Welcome to My Country within the.

The world of the schizophrenic, the depressed, the suicidal can seem a foreign, frightening place. Now, a brilliant writer/psychologist takes readers on a mesmerizing journey into this enigmatic world. As readers interact through Slater with patients Lenny, Moxi, Oscar, and Marie, they come to understand more about the human mind and spirit.4/5(7).

“welcome to country” message. (This book might act as a “template” for people from other regions to share their history.) Compare to Bararrwanga Laklak and Family’s Welcome to My Country (Allen & Unwin, ) or Ezekiel Kwaymullina and Sally Morgan’s My File Size: 2MB.

Highly recommended. * Read Plus * This book articulates the importance of Welcome to Country in a way both children and adults will appreciate, emphasising the connection to environment and community and the symbolism of inviting outsiders to connect with the land and people of a particular region/5(75).

Welcome to Country aims to be an informative portal for anything & everything related to Aboriginal land, culture & people. We take pride in being one of the only Independent voices in Australia's notorious media landscape which is well known for inciting racism while representing corporate and political interests.

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Synopsis Book Quality. See open book quality issues Pages: 'Welcome to My Country is a beautifully warm, inviting experience. As soon as I read 'When the moon goes past you can see its reflection (in the water) like the inside of your heart', I knew this would be a very special read.

Being immersed in an 'experience' is the way I 5/5(2). After days and more t drawings we can finally unveil your welcome book. Yep this is it, in all its high gloss page glory.

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Such as: – Digitally create your Welcome Book. The first property is $70/year. $35/year for extra properties. – Emphasis on images with small amounts of. I sense a growing desire for non-Indigenous Australians to know about our Indigenous culture.

The recent successes of Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia (one of our bestsellers last month) and Alexis Wright’s Stella Prize-winning biography, Tracker, attest to that.

Academic Marcia Langton has produced the perfect book for people who want to know more. Welcome. The Country Bookshop is in Plainfield, Vermont and just 15 minutes from Montpelier (and Interstate 89), our state capital.

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Marcia Langton: Welcome to Country is a curated guidebook to Indigenous Australia and the Torres Strait its pages, respected scholar and author Professor Marcia Langton offers fascinating insights into Indigenous languages and customs, history, native title, art and dance, storytelling, and cultural awareness and etiquette for visitors.

Have a look at our digital welcome book, Touch Stay, for a list of our favorite restaurants, our house rules, and some other tidbits to get your vacation started.

And, of course, feel free to reach out to us by cell at () if you have questions or concerns. Most importantly, enjoy your stay. Diane and Steve Wright. Welcome To My Country by Slater, Lauren A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is:. Lauren Slater is the author of two previous memoirs about mental illness. In Welcome to My Country (), Slater described her experiences as a.

Welcome to my World tells the story of Harri, a travel agent who hasn't actually been on holiday anywhere outside the UK yet, which is in stark contrast to her best mate, Alex, who has recently returned home to the Black Country village of Stone Yardley, after extensive travelling.

I loved the structure of this book/5(). Welcome to Country. Traditionally, each Aboriginal community has a special welcoming custom to invite travellers and neighbouring communities to their land.

In this beautifully written and illustrated picture book, Aunty Joy Murphy and Lisa Kennedy welcome readers to the traditional lands of the Wurundjeri people of Victoria.

meet today. I would also like to pay my respects to Elders past and present. Specific: I’d like to begin by acknowledging the Traditional Owners of the land on which we meet today, the (people) of the (nation) and pay my respects to Elders past and present.

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Welcome to Country is a resoundingly beautiful book that invites us to recognise the traditional lands that lie beneath our feet and to celebrate local Indigenous culture. This book belongs on every home bookshelf and in every library so that all Australians can learn about and respect the cultural importance of a welcome to country.

Welcome to my Country is the product of an innovative Indigenous-academic research collaboration, that focuses on the patterns, rhythms and relationships Book: Welcome to my country / Weaving lives: Collaborative Research in north east Arnhem Land / Past projects / Research / Urban and Regional Studies / Centres / Research and Innovation / The.

My Country My Life is an autobiographical book by L. Advani, an Indian politician who served as the Deputy Prime Minister of India from toand was the Leader of the Opposition in the 15th Lok book was released on 19 March by Abdul Kalam, the eleventh President of India.

The book has 1, pages and narrates autobiographical accounts and Author: Lal Krishna Advani. Matt Webb In our most recent book, Welcome to My Country, we share some of our stories and knowledge of Bawaka. Allen & Unwin Everything at Bawaka has and tells a story.Newly arrived immigrants will find useful information about many different topics under Settling in the U.S., including the comprehensive orientation guide " Welcome to the United States: A Guide for New Immigrants." This guide is available in 14 languages and provides practical information to help immigrants settle into everyday life in the.Teacher Notes.

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