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The Resource Indigenous Australians, social justice and legal reform : honouring Elliott Johnston, editors: Hossein Esmaeili, Gus Worby and Simone Ulalka Tur

Indigenous Australians, social justice and legal reform : honouring Elliott Johnston, editors: Hossein Esmaeili, Gus Worby and Simone Ulalka Tur

Label
Indigenous Australians, social justice and legal reform : honouring Elliott Johnston
Title
Indigenous Australians, social justice and legal reform
Title remainder
honouring Elliott Johnston
Statement of responsibility
editors: Hossein Esmaeili, Gus Worby and Simone Ulalka Tur
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this collection, 17 distinguished Indigenous and non-Indigenous jurists, scholars and community leaders show common cause with Johnston. They pursue better ways of understanding social values, justice and equality expressed through issues of native title, incarceration rates, cultural protection, self-determination and rights of Indigenous peoples. they look to the law as a site of hope and an instrument of public edudation and principle change. -- back cover
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Esmaeili, Hossein
  • Worby, Gus
  • Tur, Simone
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnston, Elliott
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Social justice
  • Law reform
  • Festschriften
Label
Indigenous Australians, social justice and legal reform : honouring Elliott Johnston, editors: Hossein Esmaeili, Gus Worby and Simone Ulalka Tur
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Kim Economides and Daryle Rigney -- Preface -- Personal tribute -- About the authors -- A powerful example: introducing the Elliott Johnston lectures / Gus Worby, Hossein Esmaeili and Simone Ulalka Tur -- 1998: the Royal Commission in Aboriginal Deaths in Custody: lessons for Wik / Frank Brennan -- 1999: back to the future: Aboriginal imprisonment rates and othe experiences / Pat O'Shane -- 2000: a tragedy of dumb politics: dose mandatory sentencing casue fundamental damage to the legal systems? / Marcia Langton -- 2001: cultural protection in frontier Australia / Jaqui Katona -- 2002: power from the people: a community-based approach to Indigenous self-determination / Larissa Behrendt -- 2003: from a hard place: negotiating a softer terrain / Irene Watson -- 2005: the effect of early Australian laws on Aboriginal people: a personal perspective / Sue Gordon -- 2006: from rhetoric to reconciliation: addressing the challenge of equality for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in criminal justice process / Tom Calma -- 2007: Human Rights and Indigenous recocilliation in Australia / Garth Nettheim -- 2008: Land Rights, Native Title and the 'limits' of recognition. Geeting the balance right? / Graeme Neate -- 2009: Indigenous Australians and the Law Post Apology: lessons learned from the Royal Commission into Aboriginal deaths in custody / Martin Hinton -- 2010: the taking of land without consent: the dispossession of Aboriginal Land in South Australia / Shaun Berg -- 2011: engagement to support Indigenous self-determination / Eddie Cubillo -- 2012: Elliot Johnston, social values and justice / Michael Kirby -- 2013: putting meat on the bones of the United Nations declaration on the rights of Indigenous peoples / Megan Davis -- 2014: holding on the hope of law / Mark McMillan -- 2015: why first laws must be in / Jacinta Ruru
Control code
000058628135
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
315 pages
Isbn
9781760020613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)958782386
Label
Indigenous Australians, social justice and legal reform : honouring Elliott Johnston, editors: Hossein Esmaeili, Gus Worby and Simone Ulalka Tur
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Kim Economides and Daryle Rigney -- Preface -- Personal tribute -- About the authors -- A powerful example: introducing the Elliott Johnston lectures / Gus Worby, Hossein Esmaeili and Simone Ulalka Tur -- 1998: the Royal Commission in Aboriginal Deaths in Custody: lessons for Wik / Frank Brennan -- 1999: back to the future: Aboriginal imprisonment rates and othe experiences / Pat O'Shane -- 2000: a tragedy of dumb politics: dose mandatory sentencing casue fundamental damage to the legal systems? / Marcia Langton -- 2001: cultural protection in frontier Australia / Jaqui Katona -- 2002: power from the people: a community-based approach to Indigenous self-determination / Larissa Behrendt -- 2003: from a hard place: negotiating a softer terrain / Irene Watson -- 2005: the effect of early Australian laws on Aboriginal people: a personal perspective / Sue Gordon -- 2006: from rhetoric to reconciliation: addressing the challenge of equality for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in criminal justice process / Tom Calma -- 2007: Human Rights and Indigenous recocilliation in Australia / Garth Nettheim -- 2008: Land Rights, Native Title and the 'limits' of recognition. Geeting the balance right? / Graeme Neate -- 2009: Indigenous Australians and the Law Post Apology: lessons learned from the Royal Commission into Aboriginal deaths in custody / Martin Hinton -- 2010: the taking of land without consent: the dispossession of Aboriginal Land in South Australia / Shaun Berg -- 2011: engagement to support Indigenous self-determination / Eddie Cubillo -- 2012: Elliot Johnston, social values and justice / Michael Kirby -- 2013: putting meat on the bones of the United Nations declaration on the rights of Indigenous peoples / Megan Davis -- 2014: holding on the hope of law / Mark McMillan -- 2015: why first laws must be in / Jacinta Ruru
Control code
000058628135
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
315 pages
Isbn
9781760020613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)958782386

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