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The Resource Aboriginal legal issues : commentary and materials / by H. McRae, G. Nettheim, L. Beacroft

Aboriginal legal issues : commentary and materials / by H. McRae, G. Nettheim, L. Beacroft

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Aboriginal legal issues : commentary and materials / by H. McRae, G. Nettheim, L. Beacroft
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Aboriginal legal issues : commentary and materials / by H. McRae, G. Nettheim, L. Beacroft
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Documentary text for use in tertiary institutions; chapters cover Aboriginal relationship with land, Aboriginal land laws, colonisation and sovereignty, land rights at common law, land rights legislation, recognition of customary law and dispute management, criminal justice issues; examines concepts of sovereignty in municipal and international law, proprietorship, terra nullius; discusses nature of Aboriginal title (native title), rights and compensation giving North American and Australian examples; outlines state land rights legislation and federal involvement and examines title conferred, mining, royalties; examines Australian and overseas models for separate justice mechanisms; examines extent of and reasons for over representation in criminal justice system, policing, reform measures, pre-trial and trial processes, punishment and alternatives, mentions Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody; considers potential to resolve problematic legal issues such as autonomy and territory by using legal techniques of parliamentary resolutions, preambles to legislation, litigation, legis lation, constitutional amendment, treaty, international action
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McRae, Heather
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  • Nettheim, Garth
  • Beacroft, L.
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Aboriginal legal issues : commentary and materials / by H. McRae, G. Nettheim, L. Beacroft
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Includes tables and index; Bibliography; p. xxixxxvii
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M0010764
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xxxvii, 338p.; ill.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
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9780455210179
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09444b
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0008552
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Aboriginal legal issues : commentary and materials / by H. McRae, G. Nettheim, L. Beacroft
Publication
Note
Includes tables and index; Bibliography; p. xxixxxvii
Control code
M0010764
Extent
xxxvii, 338p.; ill.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780455210179
Stock number
09444b
System control number
0008552

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