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The Resource Recognising Aboriginal title : the Mabo case and indigenous resistance to English-settler colonialism, Peter H. Russell

Recognising Aboriginal title : the Mabo case and indigenous resistance to English-settler colonialism, Peter H. Russell

Label
Recognising Aboriginal title : the Mabo case and indigenous resistance to English-settler colonialism
Title
Recognising Aboriginal title
Title remainder
the Mabo case and indigenous resistance to English-settler colonialism
Statement of responsibility
Peter H. Russell
Title variation
Mabo case and indigenous resistance to English-settler colonialism
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this book, Peter H. Russell offers a comprehensive study of the Mabo case, its background, and its consequences, contextualizing it within the international struggle of indigenous peoples to overcome colonized status. --book jacket
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russell, Peter H
Dewey number
346.0432
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mabo, Eddie
  • Australia
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Judicial power
  • Land tenure
  • Native title (Australia)
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Recognising Aboriginal title : the Mabo case and indigenous resistance to English-settler colonialism, Peter H. Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography, p. [425]-450
Contents
Pt I: Setting the stage. 1. Preparation of an indigenous challenger -- 2. Western imperialism and its legal magic -- 3. Eddie Mabo's project and its obstacles -- Pt II: Indigenous colonization and its contestation. 4. The distinctive foundations of Australian colonialsm -- 5. Colonialism contested and the winds of change -- Pt III: Build-up to the Mabo case. 6. The land rights movement -- 7. Ten long years of litigation -- Pt IV: The Mabo case and its consequences. 8. The High Court's decision -- 9. Consequences I: Legislating Native title -- 10. Consequences II: Wik and a country deeply divided -- 11. International dimensions and reconciliation -- 12. The limits of judicial power
Control code
000040154311
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 470 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780868408200
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
maps, port.
Label
Recognising Aboriginal title : the Mabo case and indigenous resistance to English-settler colonialism, Peter H. Russell
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography, p. [425]-450
Contents
Pt I: Setting the stage. 1. Preparation of an indigenous challenger -- 2. Western imperialism and its legal magic -- 3. Eddie Mabo's project and its obstacles -- Pt II: Indigenous colonization and its contestation. 4. The distinctive foundations of Australian colonialsm -- 5. Colonialism contested and the winds of change -- Pt III: Build-up to the Mabo case. 6. The land rights movement -- 7. Ten long years of litigation -- Pt IV: The Mabo case and its consequences. 8. The High Court's decision -- 9. Consequences I: Legislating Native title -- 10. Consequences II: Wik and a country deeply divided -- 11. International dimensions and reconciliation -- 12. The limits of judicial power
Control code
000040154311
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 470 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780868408200
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
maps, port.

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