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The Resource Aboriginal customary laws : background papers, Law Reform Commission of Western Australia

Aboriginal customary laws : background papers, Law Reform Commission of Western Australia

Label
Aboriginal customary laws : background papers
Title
Aboriginal customary laws
Title remainder
background papers
Statement of responsibility
Law Reform Commission of Western Australia
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This paper is intended to provide a broad summary of the approach of Australian courts to Aboriginal customary law in the areas of criminal law, civil law and family law. The primary focus of the paper is the development of the common law position on customary law in Western Australia
Member of
Additional physical form
Available online via The Law Reform Commission of Western Australia :http://www.lrc.justice.wa.gov.au.
Cataloging source
AUC
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Background paper (Law Reform Commission of Western Australia)
Dewey number
340.5
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • KUH46.8
  • KH204
LC item number
.P76 no. 94 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • legal cases and notes
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Law Reform Commission of Western Australia
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Law Reform Commission of Western Australia
Series statement
  • Project / Law Reform Commission of Western Australia
  • Aboriginal customary laws. Project 94
Series volume
v. 94
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Customary law
  • Justice, Administration of
Label
Aboriginal customary laws : background papers, Law Reform Commission of Western Australia
Link
http://www.lrc.justice.wa.gov.au/_files/P94_Background_Papers.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "January 2006"
  • "The Background Papers were published individually by the Commission throughout 2003-2005 and are now reproduced in this volume."--P. iv
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. The approach of Australian courts to Aboriginal customary law in the areas of criminal, civil and family law / Victoria Williams -- 2. Caught in the middle: Indigenous interpreters and customary law / Michael Cooke -- 3. The value of a benchmarking framework to the reduction of Indigenous disadvantage in the law and justice area / Greg Marks -- 4. Family law and customary law / Tony Buti and Lisa Young -- 5. Aboriginal customary laws reference - an overview / John Toohey -- 6. Contemporary issues facing customary law and the general legal system: Roebourne - a case study / Kathryn Trees - 7. Aboriginal people and justice services: plans, programs and delivery / Neil Morgan and Joanne Motteram - 8. A new way of doing justice business? Community justice mechanisms and sustainable governance in Western Australia / Harry Blagg -- 9. Aboriginal customary law: can it be recognised? / Greg McIntyre -- 10. International human rights law and the recognition of Aboriginal customary law / Megan Davis and Hannah McGlade-- 11. Customary law, human rights and international law: some conceptual issues / Chris Cunneen and Melanie Schwartz -- 12. Indigenous cultural and intellectual property and customary law / Terri Janke and Robynne Quiggin -- 13. Aboriginal women's interests in customary law recognition / Catherine Wohlan -- 14. Aboriginal customary law in the context of Western Australian constitutional law / Steven Churches -- 15. Aboriginal people, criminal law and sentencing / Philip Vincent
Control code
000040127850
Dimensions
30 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
iv, 580 p.
File format
one file format
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 donated by Michael Cooke
Isbn
9781740350525
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006462620
Level of compression
mixed
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)271146439
Terms governing use
Law Reform Commission of Western Australia, Perth, 2006
Label
Aboriginal customary laws : background papers, Law Reform Commission of Western Australia
Link
http://www.lrc.justice.wa.gov.au/_files/P94_Background_Papers.pdf
Publication
Note
  • "January 2006"
  • "The Background Papers were published individually by the Commission throughout 2003-2005 and are now reproduced in this volume."--P. iv
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. The approach of Australian courts to Aboriginal customary law in the areas of criminal, civil and family law / Victoria Williams -- 2. Caught in the middle: Indigenous interpreters and customary law / Michael Cooke -- 3. The value of a benchmarking framework to the reduction of Indigenous disadvantage in the law and justice area / Greg Marks -- 4. Family law and customary law / Tony Buti and Lisa Young -- 5. Aboriginal customary laws reference - an overview / John Toohey -- 6. Contemporary issues facing customary law and the general legal system: Roebourne - a case study / Kathryn Trees - 7. Aboriginal people and justice services: plans, programs and delivery / Neil Morgan and Joanne Motteram - 8. A new way of doing justice business? Community justice mechanisms and sustainable governance in Western Australia / Harry Blagg -- 9. Aboriginal customary law: can it be recognised? / Greg McIntyre -- 10. International human rights law and the recognition of Aboriginal customary law / Megan Davis and Hannah McGlade-- 11. Customary law, human rights and international law: some conceptual issues / Chris Cunneen and Melanie Schwartz -- 12. Indigenous cultural and intellectual property and customary law / Terri Janke and Robynne Quiggin -- 13. Aboriginal women's interests in customary law recognition / Catherine Wohlan -- 14. Aboriginal customary law in the context of Western Australian constitutional law / Steven Churches -- 15. Aboriginal people, criminal law and sentencing / Philip Vincent
Control code
000040127850
Dimensions
30 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
iv, 580 p.
File format
one file format
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 donated by Michael Cooke
Isbn
9781740350525
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006462620
Level of compression
mixed
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)271146439
Terms governing use
Law Reform Commission of Western Australia, Perth, 2006

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