22 Pages Posted: 3 May 2010
Date Written: July 30, 1985
This paper compares the legal rights of American Indians and Australian Aborigines with respect to control of mineral development on lands set aside for their use.
Keywords: mineral rights, indigenous peoples, American Indians, Australian Aborigines
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Leshy, John D., Indigenous Peoples, Land Claims, and Control of Mineral Development: Australian and U.S. Legal Systems Compared (July 30, 1985). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1598515 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1598515