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The Resource A different kind of 'subject' : colonial law in Aboriginal-European relations in nineteenth century Western Australia 1829-61, Ann Hunter

A different kind of 'subject' : colonial law in Aboriginal-European relations in nineteenth century Western Australia 1829-61, Ann Hunter

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A different kind of 'subject' : colonial law in Aboriginal-European relations in nineteenth century Western Australia 1829-61
Title
A different kind of 'subject'
Title remainder
colonial law in Aboriginal-European relations in nineteenth century Western Australia 1829-61
Statement of responsibility
Ann Hunter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the approach taken by British and colonial governments towards Aboriginal European relations in Western Australia, focusing on British colonial law, during the period where magistrates and judges were recruited from the among the settlers, prior to the establishment of formal Supreme Court in 1861
Member of
Cataloging source
QSL
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Hunter, Ann
Dewey number
348.95
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Tertiary/Undergraduate, General
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • indexes
Series statement
Legal history
Series volume
14
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  • Stirling, James
  • Hutt, John
  • Yagan
  • Yellagonga
  • Midgegooroo
  • Yowar
  • Daakin
  • Helia
  • Wewar
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
A different kind of 'subject' : colonial law in Aboriginal-European relations in nineteenth century Western Australia 1829-61, Ann Hunter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First published in 2011. "A different kind of subject" is a special book issue and volume 14 of the journal "Legal History", ISSN 1833-7155, which is published by Australian Scholarly Publishing
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [285]-295
Contents
  • Part 1.
  • Legalistic devices and Aboriginal-European relations 1829-1838 : European-Noongar relations : the status of outlawry -- Outlaws or patriots with whom agreements could be made? -- Stirling's punitive expeditions
  • Part 2.
  • The impact of humanitarian networks on the British government in the 1830s and 1840s : The humanitarian networks' infuence on Colonial Office policy
  • Part 3.
  • The contests between formal legal equality and colonial governance in Western Australia in the early 1840s : Governor Hutt's Aboriginal policy: ideals and practice -- The contest over formal legal equality: The Aboriginal Evidence Act -- The status of Aboriginal law and the extent of British sovereignty
  • Part 4.
  • Labour on the land: Aboriginal land rights in the 1830s and early 1840s -- The exception becomes the rule: Aboriginal labout in the 1840s -- An unequal colonial subject: extending the summary jurisdiction of magistrates to Aboriginal people -- Conclusion : Appendix: John Hutt's questions - circular from the Colonial Secretary's Office, 15 January 1839
Control code
000049233872
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvii, 301 p.
Isbn
9781921875557
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)794929267
Label
A different kind of 'subject' : colonial law in Aboriginal-European relations in nineteenth century Western Australia 1829-61, Ann Hunter
Publication
Note
  • First published in 2011. "A different kind of subject" is a special book issue and volume 14 of the journal "Legal History", ISSN 1833-7155, which is published by Australian Scholarly Publishing
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [285]-295
Contents
  • Part 1.
  • Legalistic devices and Aboriginal-European relations 1829-1838 : European-Noongar relations : the status of outlawry -- Outlaws or patriots with whom agreements could be made? -- Stirling's punitive expeditions
  • Part 2.
  • The impact of humanitarian networks on the British government in the 1830s and 1840s : The humanitarian networks' infuence on Colonial Office policy
  • Part 3.
  • The contests between formal legal equality and colonial governance in Western Australia in the early 1840s : Governor Hutt's Aboriginal policy: ideals and practice -- The contest over formal legal equality: The Aboriginal Evidence Act -- The status of Aboriginal law and the extent of British sovereignty
  • Part 4.
  • Labour on the land: Aboriginal land rights in the 1830s and early 1840s -- The exception becomes the rule: Aboriginal labout in the 1840s -- An unequal colonial subject: extending the summary jurisdiction of magistrates to Aboriginal people -- Conclusion : Appendix: John Hutt's questions - circular from the Colonial Secretary's Office, 15 January 1839
Control code
000049233872
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvii, 301 p.
Isbn
9781921875557
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)794929267

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