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Indigenous peoples in international law

Author: S James Anaya
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, [1996] ©1996
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
In Indigenous Peoples in International Law, James Anaya explores the development and contours of international law as it concerns the world's indigenous peoples, culturally distinctive groups that are descended from the original inhabitants of lands now dominated by others. Anaya demonstrates that, while historical trends in international law largely facilitated the colonization of indigenous peoples and their

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Genre/Form: Book
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: S James Anaya
ISBN: 0195086201 9780195086201 0195140451 9780195140453
OCLC Number: 32275042
Notes: Includes table of cases.
Description: xi, 267 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The historical context --
Developments within the modern era of human rights --
Self-determination : a foundational principle --
Norms elaborating the elements of self-determination --
Negotiation and state action --
Implementation procedures involving international institutions --
Conclusion --
Appendix : selected documents.
Responsibility: S. James Anaya.
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In this volume, Anaya presents an integrated overview of the historical, contemporary, and emerging international law related to indigenous peoples. The book aims to provide policy-makers with a  Read more...


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