The Resource The wages of sin : compensation for Indigenous workers, Margaret Thornton and Trish Luker

The wages of sin : compensation for Indigenous workers, Margaret Thornton and Trish Luker

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The wages of sin : compensation for Indigenous workers
Title
The wages of sin
Title remainder
compensation for Indigenous workers
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Thornton and Trish Luker
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Language
eng
Summary
Overviews the struggles by Indigenous people to recover wages stolen as a result of employment relationships that existed during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries; outlines the legislative regime of "protective wages" under the protection Acts in Queensland, New South Wales and the Northern Territory; the equal wages case of 1965 and others; discusses the relative lack of legal scholarship around the issues of equity and trusts; describes the Palm Island discrimination in employment case of 1985; Hopevale and Wujal Wujal case of race discrimination in employment; Doomadgee discrimination case; outlines rpearations schemes for Queensland and New South Wales
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Thornton, Margaret
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no index present
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non fiction
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Luker, Trish
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The wages of sin : compensation for Indigenous workers, Margaret Thornton and Trish Luker
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical reference
Extent
p. 647-673
Label
The wages of sin : compensation for Indigenous workers, Margaret Thornton and Trish Luker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference
Extent
p. 647-673

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