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Neither justice nor reason : a legal and anthropological analysis of Aboriginal land rights / Marc Gumbert
Bib ID 1077898
Format BookBook
Author
Gumbert, Marc, 1942-
 
Description St. Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 1984 
xv, 215 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0702217476 (paperback)
0702217468
Summary

Criticises social organisation theory in traditional anthropology and provides alternative paradigm following the premise that traditional conceptions are based on inadequate models and therefore dysfunctional in the land claim process; contact history, government policy; sources of law, land rights legislation by State; concepts of the horde, patrilines, patrimoieties, managers; history of land rights since 1970 Gove case, Aboriginal Land Rights (N.T.) Act 1976; review of six claim cases & applicability of anthropological models (Alyawarra & Kaititja land claim, Uluru (Ayers Rock) National Park & Lake Amadeus (Luritja claim, Yingawunarri (Old Top Springs) Mudbura claim, Anmatjirra & Alyawarra claim (Utopia Pastoral Lease), Lander Warlpiri Anmatjirra land claim (Willowra; Limmen Bight)

Full contents Includes index 
Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [200]-206.

Subjects Australian Aborigines. Cultural processes. Related to land rights. Anthropological perspectives.  |  Australian Aborigines. Land rights. Legal aspects.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure.  |  Ethnology -- Australia.  |  Land rights - Conservation areas.  |  Land rights - Excisions and leases - Pastoral leases.  |  Kaytetye / Kaytej people (C13) (NT SF53-06)  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Systems - Moieties.  |  Government policy - State and territory - Tasmania.  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Anmatyerre / Anmatyerr people (C8.1) (NT SF53-09)  |  Settlement and contacts.  |  Government policy - State and territory - South Australia.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Land rights - Excisions and leases - Land grants and leases to Aborigines.  |  Government policy - State and territory - Western Australia.  |  Law - Land - State and Territory - Northern Territory.  |  Mudburra people (C25) (NT SE53-05)  |  Government policy - State and territory - New South Wales.  |  Pitjantjatjara people (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Government policy - State and territory - Victoria.  |  Alyawarr / Alyawarre people (C14) (NT SF53-07)  |  Lander Warlpiri people (C15) (NT SF53-05)  |  Mara / Marra people (N112) (NT SD53-11)  |  Colonisation.  |  Land rights - Claims, disputes, hearings.  |  Law - Land - Commonwealth.  |  Government policy - State and territory - Queensland.  |  Law - Jurisprudence.  |  Warndarrang / Warndarang people (N120) (NT SD53-11)  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Systems - Patrilineal systems.  |  Utopia (South Central NT SF53-10)  |  Nhulunbuy / Gove (East Arnhem Land NT SD53-04)  |  Uluru / Ayers Rock (South Central NT SG52-08)  |  Limmen Bight (North NT SD53-15)  |  Victoria (Vic)  |  Wirliatjarra / Willowra (Central NT Tanami Desert SF53-05)  |  Yingawunarri / Top Springs (North NT SE52-04)  |  Lake Amadeus (South Central NT SG52-04)  |  Nhulunbuy / Gove (East Arnhem Land NTSD53-04)  |  Top Springs / Yingawunarri (North NT SE52-04)  |  New South Wales (NSW)  |  South Australia (SA)  |  Western Australia (WA)  |  Queensland (Qld)  |  Tasmania (Tas)

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