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The Resource Aboriginal societies and the common law : a history of sovereignty, status, and self-determination, P.G. McHugh

Aboriginal societies and the common law : a history of sovereignty, status, and self-determination, P.G. McHugh

Label
Aboriginal societies and the common law : a history of sovereignty, status, and self-determination
Title
Aboriginal societies and the common law
Title remainder
a history of sovereignty, status, and self-determination
Statement of responsibility
P.G. McHugh
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Comparative study of the ways colonial law has shaped relations with the aboriginal peoples and polities of North America and Australasia
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McHugh, P. G.
Dewey number
342.08/72
Index
index present
LC call number
K3247
LC item number
.M34 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
Label
Aboriginal societies and the common law : a history of sovereignty, status, and self-determination, P.G. McHugh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [612]-645) and index
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. The juridical status of non-Christian polities (to the end of the eighteenth century) -- 3. Aboriginal sovereignty and status in the 'empire(s) of uniformity' -- 4. A history of Aboriginal status - the legal recognition of the individual and the group in the 'apparent twilight' -- 5. Aboriginal societies and international law : a history of sovereignty, status, and land -- 6. An overview of the era of aboriginal self-determination : from rights-recognition to rights-integration and -management -- 7. The 'era of recognition' during the 1970s and '80s - foundations for a modern jurisprudence -- 8. Moving beyond recognition : aboriginal governance in the turbulent 1990s -- 9. Living together less contentiously - the jurisprudence of reconciliation in the 1990s
Control code
000026373936
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 661 p.
Isbn
9780198252481
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004025250
Label
Aboriginal societies and the common law : a history of sovereignty, status, and self-determination, P.G. McHugh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [612]-645) and index
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. The juridical status of non-Christian polities (to the end of the eighteenth century) -- 3. Aboriginal sovereignty and status in the 'empire(s) of uniformity' -- 4. A history of Aboriginal status - the legal recognition of the individual and the group in the 'apparent twilight' -- 5. Aboriginal societies and international law : a history of sovereignty, status, and land -- 6. An overview of the era of aboriginal self-determination : from rights-recognition to rights-integration and -management -- 7. The 'era of recognition' during the 1970s and '80s - foundations for a modern jurisprudence -- 8. Moving beyond recognition : aboriginal governance in the turbulent 1990s -- 9. Living together less contentiously - the jurisprudence of reconciliation in the 1990s
Control code
000026373936
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 661 p.
Isbn
9780198252481
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004025250

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