Monograph number 1:

Aboriginal Perspectives on Criminal Justice

Aboriginal Perspectives on Criminal Justice

Cunneen, C (ed)
Aboriginal Perspectives on Criminal Justice (1992)
(rrp $16.00) (OUT OF PRINT)


Suitable for practitioners and students in criminal justice and Aboriginal issues, this book brings together a collection of papers by Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal writers. Chapters include those by Pat O'Shane, Evelyn Crawford and Bill Craigie. There is discussion of the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody, institutional racism, community and police relations and Aboriginal women. There are also commentaries by Hal Wootten, former Royal Commissioner in Charge of the Law Reform Commission's Reference in the Recognition of Aboriginal Customary Laws, and by Chris Cunneen and James Crawford which explore the concepts of recognition of Aboriginal customary laws and policing. [96pp]