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Aboriginal law

Thomas Isaac

Aboriginal law

cases, materials, and commentary

by Thomas Isaac

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Published by Purich Pub. in Saskatoon, Sask .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada -- Cases.,
    • Eskimos -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada -- Cases.,
    • Métis -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada -- Cases.,
    • Inuit -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada -- Cases.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxi]-xxvi).

      StatementThomas Isaac.
      GenreCases.
      SeriesPurich"s Aboriginal issues series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKE7708.5 .I83 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 610 p. :
      Number of Pages610
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6808282M
      ISBN 101895830117
      LC Control Number00273439

      Written by Aboriginal students at Bega TAFE, and illustrated by Aboriginal children from Eden Public School, this delightful book tells the story of Ninima, his wife Mina and their children and the rhythms of their traditional life on the south coast of NSW. Described as 'ground-breaking' in Kent McNeil's Foreword, this book develops an alternative approach to conventional Aboriginal title doctrine. It explains that aboriginal customary law can be a source of common law title to land in former British colonies, whether they were acquired by settlement or by conquest or cession from another colonising power.

        Reserve books are non-circulating, so you can't take them out of the library. However, older versions of some books may be in the circulating collection in the first floor stacks. The Annotated Indian Act and Aboriginal Constitutional Provisions by Shin Imai. While this is a law book, it is designed for use by anyone needing to understand Aboriginal legal issues and is presented in a non-judgmental way. All major Canadian cases dealing with Aboriginal law are discussed and analyzed in this volume.

      Aboriginal law is based on a variety of written and unwritten legal sources. The Royal Proclamation of is the foundation document creating special land rights for Indigenous peoples within Canada (which was called "Quebec" in ).   While this is a law book, it is designed for use by anyone needing to understand Aboriginal legal issues and is presented in a non-judgmental way. All major Canadian cases dealing with Aboriginal law are discussed and analyzed in this : Purich Publishing Ltd.


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