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The Resource A sea change in land rights law : the extension of native title to Australia's offshore areas, Gary D. Meyers ... [et al.]

A sea change in land rights law : the extension of native title to Australia's offshore areas, Gary D. Meyers ... [et al.]

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A sea change in land rights law : the extension of native title to Australia's offshore areas
Title
A sea change in land rights law
Title remainder
the extension of native title to Australia's offshore areas
Statement of responsibility
Gary D. Meyers ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses Indigenous associations with the sea, giving examples from Umpila, Meriam, Yolngu and Bardi peoples; relationship with commercial fishing industry; considers the legal question of whether the common law recognises marine interests in the same way it recognises native title interests, citing case law from Australia, New Zealand and Canada; briefly outlines constitutional history of acquisition of sovereignty of offshore areas; discusses proof of Indigenous sea rights and examines characterisation, scope, extinguishment and regulation of Indigenous sea rights; discusses whether a fiduciary relationship exists in the context of sea rights and the responsibilities and rights surrounding this
Cataloging source
CLONE
Dewey number
343.9407692
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Meyers, Gary D
  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
Series statement
NTRU legal research monograph
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Fishery law and legislation
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
A sea change in land rights law : the extension of native title to Australia's offshore areas, Gary D. Meyers ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 91-94
Control code
abn96295498
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
iv, 98 p.
Isbn
9780855752989
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
A sea change in land rights law : the extension of native title to Australia's offshore areas, Gary D. Meyers ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 91-94
Control code
abn96295498
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
iv, 98 p.
Isbn
9780855752989
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
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