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A Mabo memoir : islan kustom to Native Title, Bryan Keon-Cohen

Label
A Mabo memoir : islan kustom to Native Title
Title
A Mabo memoir
Title remainder
islan kustom to Native Title
Statement of responsibility
Bryan Keon-Cohen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
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Cataloging source
ANL
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1945-
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Keon-Cohen, Bryan
Dewey number
346.0432
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • facsimiles
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mabo, Eddie
  • Australia
  • Queensland
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Native title (Australia)
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Land tenure
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Queensland
Label
A Mabo memoir : islan kustom to Native Title, Bryan Keon-Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published 2011 as "Mabo in the courts: island tradition to native title: a memoir", Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2 Vols
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 639-652) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part I. A test case begins -- 1. Historical background Torres Strait and the Meriam domain; The colonisers; White fella's law -- 2. Birth of a revolution : A plaintiff is made; A case is triggered; The team assembles and states a claim; Funding a test case -- 3. Pleadings and particulars : First trip to mer; Strike out, amendments and stating facts; First grant of aid and second visit to Mer; Negotiations with the Commonwealth and funding fights; 1984: a year of non-agreement; More money matters -- Part II. Queensland's king hit -- 4. A rough Queensland Act -- 5. Demurrer dithering : trial or High Court?; High Court or trial, but funds for neither -- 6. Preparation and pain : Preparing for trial; The trial slow progress -- 7. Further rulings on admissibility : Deane J: a helpful rejection; Moynihan J: "Let it all in" -- Part IV. Mabo (No 1) -- 8. The demurrer interregnum : Biting the demurrer bullet; preparing for the hearing; High Court hearing; Awaiting judgment for Mabo (no. 1); Mabo (no. 1) : judgment and impact -- Part V. The trial: phase two and determination -- 9. Returning to trial : Revisiting the trial pile; Commonwealth objections; Application to Toohey,J. -- 10. Mabo cross-examined -- 11. The great northern expedition : preparation and payment; Murray Island; Thursday Island -- 12. Reaching for the stars : Applications and argy bargy; The plaintiff's team and logistics; Funding fracas: the Fryberg QC Inquiry; Plaintiffs' evidence completed: Brisbane -- 13. Queensland's evidence : Housekeeping; Opening the evidence; Expert witnesses; Meriam witnesses; Correcting a vice: striking out the Commonwealth; Adjourn for submissions -- 14. The trial: final submissions : Directions and applications; Written submissions: widespread authors, wide-ranging argument; Oral submissions -- 15. The determination : Awaiting Determination; The Determination; Consequences for the plaintiffs -- Part VI. Mabo (No 2) -- 16. The High Court at last : the Mason Court; Preparing for final argument; The hearing: pleadings, pleas and prayers -- 17. Days of judgement : Death before victory; Mabo (no. 2) : Judgment day; Initial reactions: a "heap of shit" or the end of injustice? -- 18. Aftermath and afterthoughts : The spoils of victory; Mabos' enduring legacy
Control code
000050658470
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xxviii, 679 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780646591612
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), facsimiles, portraits, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)830974032
Label
A Mabo memoir : islan kustom to Native Title, Bryan Keon-Cohen
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published 2011 as "Mabo in the courts: island tradition to native title: a memoir", Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2 Vols
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 639-652) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part I. A test case begins -- 1. Historical background Torres Strait and the Meriam domain; The colonisers; White fella's law -- 2. Birth of a revolution : A plaintiff is made; A case is triggered; The team assembles and states a claim; Funding a test case -- 3. Pleadings and particulars : First trip to mer; Strike out, amendments and stating facts; First grant of aid and second visit to Mer; Negotiations with the Commonwealth and funding fights; 1984: a year of non-agreement; More money matters -- Part II. Queensland's king hit -- 4. A rough Queensland Act -- 5. Demurrer dithering : trial or High Court?; High Court or trial, but funds for neither -- 6. Preparation and pain : Preparing for trial; The trial slow progress -- 7. Further rulings on admissibility : Deane J: a helpful rejection; Moynihan J: "Let it all in" -- Part IV. Mabo (No 1) -- 8. The demurrer interregnum : Biting the demurrer bullet; preparing for the hearing; High Court hearing; Awaiting judgment for Mabo (no. 1); Mabo (no. 1) : judgment and impact -- Part V. The trial: phase two and determination -- 9. Returning to trial : Revisiting the trial pile; Commonwealth objections; Application to Toohey,J. -- 10. Mabo cross-examined -- 11. The great northern expedition : preparation and payment; Murray Island; Thursday Island -- 12. Reaching for the stars : Applications and argy bargy; The plaintiff's team and logistics; Funding fracas: the Fryberg QC Inquiry; Plaintiffs' evidence completed: Brisbane -- 13. Queensland's evidence : Housekeeping; Opening the evidence; Expert witnesses; Meriam witnesses; Correcting a vice: striking out the Commonwealth; Adjourn for submissions -- 14. The trial: final submissions : Directions and applications; Written submissions: widespread authors, wide-ranging argument; Oral submissions -- 15. The determination : Awaiting Determination; The Determination; Consequences for the plaintiffs -- Part VI. Mabo (No 2) -- 16. The High Court at last : the Mason Court; Preparing for final argument; The hearing: pleadings, pleas and prayers -- 17. Days of judgement : Death before victory; Mabo (no. 2) : Judgment day; Initial reactions: a "heap of shit" or the end of injustice? -- 18. Aftermath and afterthoughts : The spoils of victory; Mabos' enduring legacy
Control code
000050658470
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xxviii, 679 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780646591612
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), facsimiles, portraits, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)830974032

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