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Title Crossing boundaries : cultural, legal, historical and practice issues in native title / edited by Sandy Toussaint
Published Carlton, Victoria : Melbourne University Press, 2004


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 W'BOOL  346.940432 Tou/Cbc  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 234 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
regular print
Contents Contextualising native title, and this volume / Sandy Toussaint -- 1. Raising the dead: reflections on native title process / Veronica Strang -- 2. Anthropology in native title court cases: 'mere pleading, expert opinion, or hearsay'? / David Trigger -- 3. A short ride on a time machine: linguistics, cultural history and native title / Patrick McConvell -- 4. Method, mechanism and mindset: collaborative approaches in native title / Wendy Asche -- 5. Beyond traditional law: better native title service provision / Jan Anderson -- 6. Designing institutions in the 'recognition space' of native title / David Martin -- 7. Outsourced professionals in native title claim research / Julie Finlayson and James Nugent -- 8. The evolving law of native title / Robert French -- 9. The rules for engagement / Fred Chaney -- 10. Confidentiality and privilege: legal proceedings and anthropological research / Carolyn Tan -- 11. Nharnuwangga, Wajarri and Ngarlawangga consent determination / Philip Vincent -- 12. Lawyers and rats: critical legal theory and native title / David Ritter and Frances Flanagan -- 13. Reflecting on past practice: the Alice Springs Arrernte claim / Mandy Paul -- 14. Three-legged elephants: native title histories / Neville Green -- 15. Working as a barrister on the Miriuwung Gajerrong native title claim / Michael Barker QC -- 16. Working as an anthropologist on the Miriuwung Gajerrong native title claim / Will Christiensen -- 17. Working as a historian on the Miriuwung Gajerrong native title claim / Christine Choo -- Afterword / Sandy Toussaint and Will Christensen
Summary A cross-disciplinary exploration of native title work
Analysis Native title
Aboriginal land rights
Aboriginal culture
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-230) and index
Subject Australia. Federal Court. Ben Ward & Ors v Western Australia & Ors [1998] FCA 1479 (24 November 1998)
Australia. Federal Court. Western Australia v Ward [2000] FCA 191 (3 March 2000)
Australia. High Court. Western Australia v Ward [2002] HCA 28 (8 August 2002)
Australia. Native Title Act 1993.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia, Northern.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Government relations.
Aboriginal Australians -- Treaties -- Treaties.
Aboriginal Australians -- Treaties.
Land tenure -- Law and legislation -- Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- GHS collection
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure.
Native title (Australia)
Genre/Form Indigenous Heritage
Author Toussaint, Sandy, editor
LC no. 2004463791
ISBN 9780522850741 (paperback)
052285074X (paperback)
Other Titles Cultural, legal, historical and practice issues in native title