The Resource "No higher duty" : Mabo and the failure of legal foundation, Peter Fitzpatrick

"No higher duty" : Mabo and the failure of legal foundation, Peter Fitzpatrick

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"No higher duty" : Mabo and the failure of legal foundation
Title
"No higher duty"
Title remainder
Mabo and the failure of legal foundation
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Peter Fitzpatrick
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the discourse arising out of the 1992 Mabo case about the foundation of common law in Australia; political and philosophical theories of Kant and Rousseau; definition and historical development of common law; the connection between nationalism, nation and property; the judgements of Brennan J in the Mabo case; imperialism in common law and the prevention of enquiry and analysis of colonial acquisition of land; argues that the Mabo decision highlights the failure of legal foundation in Australia
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1941-
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Fitzpatrick, Peter
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
"No higher duty" : Mabo and the failure of legal foundation, Peter Fitzpatrick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Extent
p. [233]-218
Label
"No higher duty" : Mabo and the failure of legal foundation, Peter Fitzpatrick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Extent
p. [233]-218

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