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The Resource Aboriginal legal issues : cases, materials & commentary, John J. Borrows, Leonard I. Rotman

Aboriginal legal issues : cases, materials & commentary, John J. Borrows, Leonard I. Rotman

Label
Aboriginal legal issues : cases, materials & commentary
Title
Aboriginal legal issues
Title remainder
cases, materials & commentary
Statement of responsibility
John J. Borrows, Leonard I. Rotman
Title variation
Aboriginal legal issues
Title variation remainder
cases, materials and commentary
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaNSHDL
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1963-
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Borrows, John
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • legal cases and notes
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Rotman, Leonard Ian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Native peoples
Label
Aboriginal legal issues : cases, materials & commentary, John J. Borrows, Leonard I. Rotman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Governance. Introduction -- Aboriginal views on governance -- The courts' view on Aboriginal governance -- The historical recognition of Aboriginal governance -- The Indian Act's challenge to Aboriginal governance -- Contemporary cases : litigating governance -- Negotiating governance agreements -- Conclusion -- Aboriginal rights. Introduction -- Aboriginal Peoples Canada and the Constitution -- The characterization of Aboriginal rights by the courts -- Aboriginal rights; inherent rights or contingent rights -- Post-Sparrow considerations of Aboriginal rights -- Conclusion -- Aboriginal title. Introduction -- The importance of land to Aboriginal cultures -- The doctrine of Aboriginal title -- The British Crown's response -- Early Canadian Aboriginal title jurisprudence -- The beginnings of Modern Canadian Aboriginal title -- More recent judicial considerations of Aboriginal title -- Treatises. Introduction -- Treaty interpretation prior to 1982 -- Post-1982 treaty jurisprudence -- Treaties, Treaty interpretations, and the "honour of the Crown" -- Treaties and federalism -- Modern treaties and land claims agreements -- Conclusion -- Crown obligations. Introduction -- The honour of the Crown -- Fiduciary law -- The duty to consult -- Who is the Crown? Who has the obligation to consult? -- Spirituality and the duty to consult -- Conclusion -- Inuit rights. Introduction -- Inuit law in cultural context -- Inuit as "Indians" under section 91(24) of the Constitution Act, 1867 -- Inuit land claims and self-government agreements -- Inuit traditional law and the creation of an Inuit-focused jurisprudence -- Challenges implementing the Nunavut Land Claim Agreement -- Conclusion -- Métis rights. Introduction -- Métis identity -- Métis land rights -- Métis Aboriginal rights -- Conclusion -- Federalism/constitutional issues. Introduction -- The implications of the division of powers on Aboriginal Peoples -- Section 88 an
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
5th edition
Extent
1125 pages
Isbn
9780433491644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 005518473
  • 883766
Label
Aboriginal legal issues : cases, materials & commentary, John J. Borrows, Leonard I. Rotman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Governance. Introduction -- Aboriginal views on governance -- The courts' view on Aboriginal governance -- The historical recognition of Aboriginal governance -- The Indian Act's challenge to Aboriginal governance -- Contemporary cases : litigating governance -- Negotiating governance agreements -- Conclusion -- Aboriginal rights. Introduction -- Aboriginal Peoples Canada and the Constitution -- The characterization of Aboriginal rights by the courts -- Aboriginal rights; inherent rights or contingent rights -- Post-Sparrow considerations of Aboriginal rights -- Conclusion -- Aboriginal title. Introduction -- The importance of land to Aboriginal cultures -- The doctrine of Aboriginal title -- The British Crown's response -- Early Canadian Aboriginal title jurisprudence -- The beginnings of Modern Canadian Aboriginal title -- More recent judicial considerations of Aboriginal title -- Treatises. Introduction -- Treaty interpretation prior to 1982 -- Post-1982 treaty jurisprudence -- Treaties, Treaty interpretations, and the "honour of the Crown" -- Treaties and federalism -- Modern treaties and land claims agreements -- Conclusion -- Crown obligations. Introduction -- The honour of the Crown -- Fiduciary law -- The duty to consult -- Who is the Crown? Who has the obligation to consult? -- Spirituality and the duty to consult -- Conclusion -- Inuit rights. Introduction -- Inuit law in cultural context -- Inuit as "Indians" under section 91(24) of the Constitution Act, 1867 -- Inuit land claims and self-government agreements -- Inuit traditional law and the creation of an Inuit-focused jurisprudence -- Challenges implementing the Nunavut Land Claim Agreement -- Conclusion -- Métis rights. Introduction -- Métis identity -- Métis land rights -- Métis Aboriginal rights -- Conclusion -- Federalism/constitutional issues. Introduction -- The implications of the division of powers on Aboriginal Peoples -- Section 88 an
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
5th edition
Extent
1125 pages
Isbn
9780433491644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 005518473
  • 883766

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