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The Post-Settlement Lives of South Sudanese Australian Women: Surviving and Belonging
thesisposted on 2019-04-03, 04:32 authored by SARA LEANNE MAHER
This thesis addresses the pre-migration, settlement and post-settlement lives of South Sudanese Australian women. It examines how they survived a gendered, genocidal civil war in Sudan (1983-2005) and the forced migration that led to settlement in Australia. The thesis concludes by addressing these women's post-settlement lives and the ways in which they have developed a sense of belonging in Australia.