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The impact of the conquered/settled distinction regarding the acqisition of sovereignty in Australia

Cassidy, Julie 2004, The impact of the conquered/settled distinction regarding the acqisition of sovereignty in Australia, Southern Cross University law review, no. 8, pp. 1-50.

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Title The impact of the conquered/settled distinction regarding the acqisition of sovereignty in Australia
Author(s) Cassidy, Julie
Journal name Southern Cross University law review
Issue number 8
Start page 1
End page 50
Publisher Southern Cross University
Place of publication Lismore, N.S.W.
Publication date 2004
ISSN 1329-3737
Summary Re-examination of the author's 1988 article on the significance of the classification of a colonial acquisition as being through conquest, cession or settlement - discussion of Australian judicial pronouncements on various issues - whether Australia was 'terra nullius' - whether the Aboriginal peoples were sovereign nations - whether sovereignty was acquired through settlement or conquest - the laws of England flowed into and provided the legal foundations of the colony - whether those laws recognised the pre-existing Aboriginal title - significance of the classification of a colonial acquisition - Mabo decision - issues relevant to Aboriginal sovereignty.
Notes Reproduced with the kind permission of the copyright owner.
Language eng
Field of Research 180101 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Law
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
Copyright notice ©2004, Southern Cross University
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30002654

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