Terms of Coexistence: Indigenous Peoples and Canadian Law

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Terms of Coexistence: Indigenous Peoples and Canadian Law provides a sound understanding of Indigeneity. It delves into the history of Indigenous people and traces the evolution of Canadian Aboriginal law from the initial period to date.

This book contains

  • An in-depth discussion of Aboriginal and treaty rights recognized and affirmed by section 35 of the Constitution Act, 1982
  • The provisions of the Indian Act regarding reserves and band councils
  • Recent self-government regimes
  • The recognition of Indigenous legal traditions
  • Division of powers
  • Taxation
  • The application of the child welfare, and
  • Criminal justice systems

It also covers recent developments, such as the duty to consult and accommodate or the adoption of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of the Indigenous Peoples.

Publisher:
Carswell

Practice Area:
Native Americans

Jurisdiction:
General

Publication Date:
2013-09-27

Hardcover Specifications

Service #:
30835544

Sub #:
30835544

Pages:
664

Shelf Space:
2

Volume:
N/A

Anticip Unkeep Cost:
N/A

eBook Specifications

ISBN:
9780779854103