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The Resource Aboriginal human rights, the criminal justice system and the search for solutions : a case for self-determination, Luke McNamara

Aboriginal human rights, the criminal justice system and the search for solutions : a case for self-determination, Luke McNamara

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Aboriginal human rights, the criminal justice system and the search for solutions : a case for self-determination
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Aboriginal human rights, the criminal justice system and the search for solutions
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a case for self-determination
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Luke McNamara
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Summary
Overviews key issues in Aboriginal contact with the criminal justice system - policing, judicial system, non -Aboriginal criminal law, incarceration; discusses inadequacy of responses such as the Anunga Rules and decriminalisation of public drunkenness in substantially reducing systemic discrimination; considers constructive approaches to reducing human rights violations in the criminal justice system based on princiiples of autonomy or self-determination; recognition of Aboriginal customary law and the modest recommendations of the Australian Law Reform Commission; local or community justice mechanisms such as proposed Yirrkala scheme, Aboriginal Justice of the Peace scheme in Western Australia, Aboriginal courts in Queensland; Julalikari Council initiatives; self-determination under international law
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McNamara, Luke
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Australian National University
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Discussion paper / North Australia Research Unit,
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no. 19
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Australia
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Aboriginal human rights, the criminal justice system and the search for solutions : a case for self-determination, Luke McNamara
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Bibliography; p. [44]-49
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M0013168
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21 cm.
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vi, 49 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2: Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780731515875
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1037-5112
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p016526
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0010990
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Aboriginal human rights, the criminal justice system and the search for solutions : a case for self-determination, Luke McNamara
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. [44]-49
Control code
M0013168
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vi, 49 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2: Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780731515875
Issn
1037-5112
Stock number
p016526
System control number
0010990

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