Just deserts in post-colonial society : problems in the punishment of indigenous offenders.

Edney, Richard 2005, Just deserts in post-colonial society : problems in the punishment of indigenous offenders., Southern Cross University law review, no. 9, pp. 73-106.

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Title Just deserts in post-colonial society : problems in the punishment of indigenous offenders.
Author(s) Edney, Richard
Journal name Southern Cross University law review
Issue number 9
Start page 73
End page 106
Publisher Southern Cross University
Place of publication New South Wales
Publication date 2005
ISSN 1329-3737
Keyword(s) aborigines
criminal justice
sentencing
Summary Revised version of a paper presented to the Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology Conference, Sydney, 2-3 October 2003 - disproportionate number of indigenous persons in the criminal justice system - the concept of 'just deserts' in regard to indigenous punishment - legislative reforms are needed to empower the judiciary in the sentencing process - must take account of the historical fact of dispossession - destructive effects on indigenous communities.
Language eng
Field of Research 180101 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Law
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30003184

Document type: Journal Article
Collection: School of Law
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