Indigenous Law

Level: Postgraduate coursework

You will acquire an overview of Indigenous customary law and social systems; the impact of differing interpretations of history; constructions of Aboriginal identity; Indigenous people and the criminal justice system; differing concepts of land and property rights including an examination of the construction of Native Title; examination of imposed systems of governance such as the Intervention; the utility and impact of International Law, globalization and human rights law; comparative perspectives on self-determination; and Aboriginal people and the Australian Constitution.

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