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Author Eudaily, Sen Patrick

Title Present Politics of the Past : Indigenous Legal Activism and Resistance to (Neo)Liberal
Published London : Routledge, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (245 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Dedication; Acknowledgements; 1 Opening Statements: Clearing a Space for Thought; 2 Interrogations: A Hauntology of Indigenous Peoples in World Politics; 3 Governing "Free Subjects": A Genealogy of (Neo)Liberal Governmentality; 4 Specters of Colonialism: Indigenous Legal Practice as Deconstructive Jurisprudence; 5 Dossiers Introduction; 6 Native Title in Australia; 7 Native Title in Canada; 8 Judgements: Indigenous Legal Claims Beyond the Limits of Liberalism; Notes; Bibliography; Table of Authorities; Index
Summary Each phrase in the title of this work gives a clue as to its purpose and agenda. "Thepresent politics of the past" refers to the conditions that have arisen in the recent politicsof advanced liberal states with indigenous populations (such as the U.S., Canada, Aotearoa/New Zealand, and Australia) where "the past" is an issue or even at stake incontemporary struggles
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203335945 (electronic bk.)
9780203335949 (electronic bk.)