Constitutional Recognition, Self-Determination and an Indigenous Representative Body
Indigenous Law Bulletin, vol 8, issue 19, 2015
6 Pages Posted: 17 Sep 2015 Last revised: 5 Oct 2015
Date Written: September 1, 2015
This article addresses a specific aspect of constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians through the framework of international human rights and self-determination — particularly the potential role of a constitutionally established representative consultative indigenous body. It considers the extent that such a representative body would give substance to those rights.
Keywords: Indigenous Recognition, Constitutional Law, Public Law, Representative Body, Self-Determination, Indigenous law
JEL Classification: K10, J71, K49
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