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The Resource Aboriginal and treaty rights in Canada : essays on law, equity, and respect for difference, edited by Michael Asch

Aboriginal and treaty rights in Canada : essays on law, equity, and respect for difference, edited by Michael Asch

Label
Aboriginal and treaty rights in Canada : essays on law, equity, and respect for difference
Title
Aboriginal and treaty rights in Canada
Title remainder
essays on law, equity, and respect for difference
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Asch
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Essays address ethnocentric biases that, despite progress, is still apparent in laws addressing Indigenous rights; case studies cover native title, resource development, criminal justice system, treaty making, Canadian legal history; essays by Emma LaRoque, Kent McNeil, John Borrows annotated separately
Cataloging source
TOC
Index
index present
LC call number
KE7709
LC item number
.A75 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Asch, Michael
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  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian land transfers
Label
Aboriginal and treaty rights in Canada : essays on law, equity, and respect for difference, edited by Michael Asch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Michael Asch -- 1. Culture and Anarchy in Indian Country / J. Edward Chamberlin -- 2. Challenging Assumptions: The Impact of Precedent in Aboriginal Rights Litigation / Catherine Bell and Michael Asch -- 3. Re-examining Culturally Appropriate Models in Criminal Justice Applications / Emma LaRocque -- 4. The Impact of Treaty 9 on Natural Resource Development in Northern Ontario / Patrick Macklem -- 5. The Meaning of Aboriginal Title / Kent McNeil -- 6. Wampum at Niagara: The Royal Proclamation, Canadian Legal History, and Self-Government / John Borrows -- 7. Understanding Treaty 6: An Indigenous Perspective / Sharon Venne --8. Affirming Aboriginal Title: A New Basis for Comprehensive Claims Negotiations / Michael Asch and Norman Zlotkin
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 284 p.
Isbn
9780774805810
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
97175369
Label
Aboriginal and treaty rights in Canada : essays on law, equity, and respect for difference, edited by Michael Asch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Michael Asch -- 1. Culture and Anarchy in Indian Country / J. Edward Chamberlin -- 2. Challenging Assumptions: The Impact of Precedent in Aboriginal Rights Litigation / Catherine Bell and Michael Asch -- 3. Re-examining Culturally Appropriate Models in Criminal Justice Applications / Emma LaRocque -- 4. The Impact of Treaty 9 on Natural Resource Development in Northern Ontario / Patrick Macklem -- 5. The Meaning of Aboriginal Title / Kent McNeil -- 6. Wampum at Niagara: The Royal Proclamation, Canadian Legal History, and Self-Government / John Borrows -- 7. Understanding Treaty 6: An Indigenous Perspective / Sharon Venne --8. Affirming Aboriginal Title: A New Basis for Comprehensive Claims Negotiations / Michael Asch and Norman Zlotkin
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 284 p.
Isbn
9780774805810
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
97175369

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