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Author Ford, Lisa, 1974-

Title Between indigenous and settler governance / edited by Lisa Ford and Tim Rowse
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (241 pages)
Contents 1. Locating indigenous self-determination in the margins of settler sovereignty : an introduction -- 2. Vattel in revolutionary America -- 3. Settler sovereignty and the shapeshifting crown -- 4. It would only be just -- 5. Pan-nationalism as a crisis management strategy -- 6. Obstacles to a proper exercise of jurisdication -- 7. Vanished theocracies -- 8. When settlers went to war against Christianity -- 9. The identity of indigenous political thought -- 10. Economy, change and self-determination -- 11. Land rights and development in Australia -- 12. Indigenous land rights and self-government -- 13. Three perversities of Indian law -- 14. Section 223 and the shape of native title -- 15. Whakaeke i ngā ngaru - riding the waves -- 16. Indigenous jurisdication as a provocation of settler state political theory
Summary This book addresses the history, current development and future of indigenous self-governance in five settler- colonial nations: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa and the United States
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Australia.
Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Indigenous peoples -- Government relations.
Indigenous peoples -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Indigenous peoples -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.
Maori (New Zealand people) -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Rowse, Tim, 1951-
ISBN 0203085027 (electronic bk.)
9780203085028 (electronic bk.)