Law: Australian Law

  • Law as if Earth Really Mattered

    The Wild Law Judgement Project

    Edited by Nicole Rogers, Michelle Maloney

    This book is a collection of judgments drawn from the innovative wild law judgment project. In participating in the wild law judgment project, which was inspired by various feminist judgment projects, contributors have creatively reinterpreted judicial decisions from an Earth-centred point of view…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03 
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Australia's Foreign Aid Dilemma

    Humanitarian aspirations confront democratic legitimacy

    By Jack Corbett

    The Australian aid program faces a fundamental dilemma: how, in the absence of deep popular support, should it generate the political legitimacy required to safeguard its budget and administering institution? Australia’s Foreign Aid Dilemma tells the story of the actors who have grappled with…

    Hardback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Border Security

    Shores of Politics and Horizons of Justice

    By Peter Chambers

    What kind of a world is one in which border security is understood as necessary? How is this transforming the shores of politics? And why does this seem to preclude a horizon of political justice for those affected? Border Security responds to these questions through an interdisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2017-02-15
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Migrant Rights at Work

    Law's precariousness at the intersection of immigration and labour

    By Laurie Berg

    Public debates about the terms of membership and inclusion have intensified as developed economies increasingly rely on temporary migrant labour. While most agree that temporary migrant workers are entitled to the general protection of employment laws, temporary migrants have, by definition,…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Asylum, Migration and Refugee Law

  • Fiduciary Obligations

    40th Anniversary Republication with Additional Essays

    By Paul Finn

    Hardback – 2017-01-19
    Federation Press

  • Finn’s Law

    An Australian Justice

    By Bonyhady Tim

    Paul Finn is one of Australia’s great jurists – a figure of national and international significance as both an academic and a judge. While perhaps known for his work on fiduciary obligations and equity more generally, Finn has also been at the forefront of many other areas of private and public law…

    Hardback – 2017-01-19
    Federation Press

  • Music and the Law

    By Paraskevi Kontoleon, Peter MacFarlane

    Music and the Law is a book that examines the relationship between the law and the music industry in Australia. The book is specifically aimed at assisting and educating law and music students, as well as individuals involved in the music industry including musicians, managers, agents and music…

    Paperback – 2017-01-19
    Federation Press

  • Constitutional Recognition of First Peoples in Australia

    Theories and Comparative Perspectives

    By Young Simon, Nielsen Jennifer, Patrick Jeremy

    This collection of essays explores the history and current status of proposals to recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples in the Constitution of Australia. The book had its genesis in a colloquium co-hosted by the University of Southern Queensland and Southern Cross University,…

    Paperback – 2017-01-18
    Federation Press

  • Strata Title Property Rights

    Private governance of multi-owned properties

    By Cathy Sherry

    Multi-owned properties make up an ever-increasing proportion of commercial, tourist and residential development, in both urban and rural landscapes around the world. This book critically analyses the legal, social and economic complexities of strata or community title schemes. At a time when…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Australian Critical Decisions

    Remembering Koowarta and Tasmanian Dams

    Edited by Ann Genovese

    The 1980s was a time of significant social, political and cultural change. In Australia, the law was pivotal to these changes. The two High Court cases that this book explores – Koowarta v Bjelke-Petersen (1982) and the Tasmanian Dams case (1983) – are famous legally as they marked a decisive…

    Hardback – 2016-12-12
    Routledge

  • Cowen and Zines's Federal Jurisdiction in Australia

    4th Edition

    By Leslie Zines

    This book examines the jurisdiction of the High Court, federal courts and Territory courts, as well as the federal jurisdiction of State courts. It is an area of law that has been described as technical, complicated, difficult and not infrequently absurd. It is, however, the direct result of the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02
    Federation Press

  • The Critical Judgments Project

    Re-reading Monis v The Queen

    By Rosalind Dixon

    This book introduces students to a number of critical legal perspectives and demonstrates how such perspectives might be used to influence and reimagine existing legal doctrines. It extends the seminal Feminist Judgments Project and adapts it specifically for the purpose of teaching critical legal…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Federation Press

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