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The definition and discovery of facts in native title: the historian’s contribution

journal contribution
posted on 2008-01-01, 00:00 authored by Anne CarterAnne Carter
Historians' contribution to proving the material facts in native title claims is examined. The role of historians in assisting courts in their estimation of the past is discussed. Specifically, the article explores, in an evidentiary context, how interpretations of history can influence evidence needed to find native title proved on the balance of probabilities.

History

Journal

Federal law review

Volume

36

Issue

3

Pagination

301 - 332

Publisher

Australian National University, Faculty of Law

Location

Acton, A.C.T.

ISSN

0067-205X

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Language

eng

Publication classification

C1.1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal

Copyright notice

2008, Australian National University Faculty of Law