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Author Young, Simon (Solicitor)

Title The trouble with tradition : native title and cultural change / Simon Young
Published Annandale, N.S.W. : Federation Press, 2008

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Description xli, 483 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Part I. The Comparative Context -- 1. Native Title in Australia -- 2. A Snapshot of the Key Comparative Jurisdictions -- 3. A Defence of Comparative Analysis -- Part II. The Conceptualisation of Native Title in the Key Comparative Jurisdictions -- 4. The United States -- 5. Canada -- 6. New Zealand -- 7. The Basic Tenets of the Comparative Doctrines -- Part III. Mabo Re-visited -- 8. Pre-Mabo Precedent -- 9. Laws, Customs and 'Tradition' in the Original Mabo Decision -- Part IV. Post-Mabo: The Australian Anomaly -- 10. Statutory Intervention -- 11. Continuing Encouragement for the 'Laws and Customs' Focus -- 12. The Excesses in the Australian Case Law -- Part V. A Reinterpretation of the Australian Native Title Doctrine -- 13. A Final Critique of the Stricter Australian Approach -- 14. Glimpses of a less 'Tradition'-focused Methodology -- 15. Three-point Plan: A Way Forward for Native Title in Australia -- 16. Concluding Comments
Summary This book is a broad and detailed examination of the native title' jurisprudence in the US, Canada, New Zealand and Australia, with a specific focus on the handling of Indigenous community change' in each country's case law
Analysis Aborigines
Australia overseas comparisons
Canada
Cases (Law)
Indigenous populations
Land tenure
Native title
New Zealand
Torres Strait Islanders
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references 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)
Mabo decision
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Law and legislation -- Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Law and legislation.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia -- Law and leglistlation
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure.
Indigenous peoples -- Land tenure -- Law and legislation -- Canada.
Indigenous peoples -- Land tenure -- Law and legislation -- New Zealand.
Indigenous peoples -- Land tenure -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs.
Indigenous peoples -- Land tenure -- Australia.
Indigenous peoples -- Land tenure -- Canada.
Indigenous peoples -- Land tenure -- New Zealand.
Indigenous peoples -- Land tenure -- United States.
Indigenous peoples -- Land tenure.
Indigenous peoples -- Social life and customs.
Land rights -- Australia
Land tenure -- Law and legislation.
Land tenure -- Law and legislation -- Australia.
Law -- Canada -- Native title
Native title (Australia)
Native title -- Australia
LC no. 2008378061
ISBN 9781862876477 (hbk.)
Other Titles Native title and cultural change