Indigenous Legal Relations in Australia
Indigenous Legal Relations in Australia,Oxford University Press, Sydney, Australia, 2009
Posted: 27 Jan 2009 Last revised: 26 Oct 2016
Date Written: 2009
Indigenous Legal Relations in Australia introduces the major issues facing Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander people in their contact with Anglo-Australian law and legal institutions.
Written by a strong and experienced team of Indigenous and non-Indigenous authors, the text covers topics 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.
Keywords: sovereignty, family law, child protection, policing, sentencing, land rights, native title, cultural heritage, heritage protection, anti-discrimination law, international human rights law, constitutional law, Indigenous
JEL Classification: K00
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