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Vol 24 No 1 Jan/Feb 2019

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Blackstone's Civil Practice 2019

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Relations


ISBN13: 9780190310035
To be Published: February 2019
Publisher: Oxford University Press Australia & New Zealand
Country of Publication: Australia
Format: Paperback
Price: £60.00



Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Relations Second Edition considers the contact of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders with Anglo-Australian law, and deals primarily with the problems the imposed law has had in its relationship with Indigenous people in Australia.

The book is comprehensive in scope and covers key issues relating to sovereignty, jurisdiction and territorial acquisition; family law and child protection; criminal law, policing and sentencing; land rights and native title; cultural heritage, heritage protection and intellectual property; anti-discrimination law; international human rights law; constitutional law; social justice, self-determination and treaty issues.

Subjects:
Other Jurisdictions , Australia
Contents:
1. Dispossession and Colonisation
2. Warfare to Welfare: Genocide and Racial Discrimination
3. Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children's Welfare
4. Juvenile Justice
5. Criminalisation and Policing in Indigenous Communities
6. Courts, Sentencing and Punishment
7. Indigenous Women and the criminal justice system
8. Land Rights
9. Native Title
10. Protecting Culture
11. Racial Discrimination and the Law
12. The New Paternalism
13. A framework for Self DeterminationÂ
14. Unfinished Business