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The Resource Aboriginal title and Indigenous peoples : Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, edited by Louis A. Knafla and Haijo Westra

Aboriginal title and Indigenous peoples : Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, edited by Louis A. Knafla and Haijo Westra

Label
Aboriginal title and Indigenous peoples : Canada, Australia, and New Zealand
Title
Aboriginal title and Indigenous peoples
Title remainder
Canada, Australia, and New Zealand
Statement of responsibility
edited by Louis A. Knafla and Haijo Westra
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Papers address issues in native title in three British regimes: Australia, New Zealand and Canada and also the United States; papers by Bruce Rigsby, Kent McNeil and Nicolas Peterson annotated separately
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
346.7104/3208997
Index
index present
LC call number
K3248.L36
LC item number
A93 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Knafla, Louis A.
  • Westra, Haijo Jan
Series statement
Law and society,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Native title (Australia)
  • Indian title
  • Indigenous peoples
Label
Aboriginal title and Indigenous peoples : Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, edited by Louis A. Knafla and Haijo Westra
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [230]-248) and indexes
Contents
Introduction "This is our land" : Aboriginal title at customary and common law in comparative contexts / Louis A. Knafla -- Part 1: Sovereignty, extinguishment, and expropriation of Aboriginal title : From the US Indian Claims Commission cases to Degamuukw : facts, theories, and evidence in North American land claims / Arthur Ray -- Social theory, expert evidence and the Yorta Yorta Rights Appeal Decision / Bruce Rigsby -- Law's infidelity to its past: the failure to recognise Indigenous jurisdiction in Australia and Canada / David Yarrow -- The defence of native title and dominion in sixteenth-century Mexico compared with Delgamuukw / Haijo Westra -- Beyond Aboriginal title in Yukon: First Nations Land Registries / Brian Ballantyne -- Part 2: Native land, litigation and Indigenous rights: The "race" for recognition: toward a policy of recognition of Aboriginal peoples in Canada / Paul L. A. H. Chartrand -- The sources and content of Indigenous land rights in Australia and Canada: a critical comparison / Kent McNeil -- Common law, statutory law and the political economy of the recognition of Indigenous Australian rights in land / Nicolas Peterson -- Claiming native title in the foreshore and seabed / Jacinta Ruru -- Waterpower developments and native water rights struggles in the North American West in the early twentieth century : a view from three Stoney Nakoda cases / Kenichi Matsui -- Conclusion: Power and principle: state-Indigenous relations across time and space / Peter W. Hutchins
Control code
000045674205
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 267 p.
Isbn
9780774815604
Lccn
2010459015
Label
Aboriginal title and Indigenous peoples : Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, edited by Louis A. Knafla and Haijo Westra
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [230]-248) and indexes
Contents
Introduction "This is our land" : Aboriginal title at customary and common law in comparative contexts / Louis A. Knafla -- Part 1: Sovereignty, extinguishment, and expropriation of Aboriginal title : From the US Indian Claims Commission cases to Degamuukw : facts, theories, and evidence in North American land claims / Arthur Ray -- Social theory, expert evidence and the Yorta Yorta Rights Appeal Decision / Bruce Rigsby -- Law's infidelity to its past: the failure to recognise Indigenous jurisdiction in Australia and Canada / David Yarrow -- The defence of native title and dominion in sixteenth-century Mexico compared with Delgamuukw / Haijo Westra -- Beyond Aboriginal title in Yukon: First Nations Land Registries / Brian Ballantyne -- Part 2: Native land, litigation and Indigenous rights: The "race" for recognition: toward a policy of recognition of Aboriginal peoples in Canada / Paul L. A. H. Chartrand -- The sources and content of Indigenous land rights in Australia and Canada: a critical comparison / Kent McNeil -- Common law, statutory law and the political economy of the recognition of Indigenous Australian rights in land / Nicolas Peterson -- Claiming native title in the foreshore and seabed / Jacinta Ruru -- Waterpower developments and native water rights struggles in the North American West in the early twentieth century : a view from three Stoney Nakoda cases / Kenichi Matsui -- Conclusion: Power and principle: state-Indigenous relations across time and space / Peter W. Hutchins
Control code
000045674205
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 267 p.
Isbn
9780774815604
Lccn
2010459015

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