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The Mabo decision, and the full text of the decision in Mabo and others v. State of Queensland / with commentary by Richard H. Bartlett
Bib ID 2845247
Format BookBook
Author
Bartlett, Richard H., 1947-
 
Description Sydney : Butterworths, 1993 
xxvi, 174 p. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0409308447 (paperback)
Summary

Commentary outlines legal history and precedents, history of the native title claim, the decision; discusses concepts of terra nullius, settled territory, sovereignty , native title at common law; considers application to mainland Australia; discusses proof, extinguishment, fiduciary duty; considers implications for property holdings and resource development; full text of decision annotated at record no. 0009353.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Australia. High Court. Mabo and others v. State of Queensland.  |  Mabo decision.  |  Native title (Australia)  |  Land tenure -- Law and legislation -- Australia.  |  Land use -- Law and legislation -- Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure.  |  Torres Strait Islanders -- Land tenure.  |  Native title - Cases - Mabo.  |  Law - Relation to Anglo Australian law.  |  Native title - Extinguishment.  |  Land rights - Claims, disputes, hearings.  |  Law - Jurisprudence - Terra nullius.  |  Meriam people (Y3) (Qld TSI SC55-05)  |  Queensland (Qld)  |  Mer / Murray Island (Qld TSI SC55-05)
Other authors/contributors Australia. High Court  |  Australia. High Court. Mabo and others v. State of Queensland
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Mabo and others v. State of Queensland.

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