Law: Australian Law

  • Australia's Foreign Aid Dilemma: Humanitarian aspirations confront democratic legitimacy book cover

    Australia's Foreign Aid Dilemma

    Humanitarian aspirations confront democratic legitimacy, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-01-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Australian Critical Decisions: Remembering Koowarta and Tasmanian Dams book cover

    Australian Critical Decisions

    Remembering Koowarta and Tasmanian Dams, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • State and Religion: The Australian Story book cover

    State and Religion

    The Australian Story, 1st Edition

    By Renae Barker

    With its increasingly secular and religiously diverse population Australia faces many challenges in determining how the state and religion should interact. Australia is not unique in facing these challenges. States worldwide, including common law countries with shared legal and religious heritages,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28
    Routledge
    Law and Religion

  • Law as if Earth Really Mattered: The Wild Law Judgment Project book cover

    Law as if Earth Really Mattered

    The Wild Law Judgment Project, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Responsive Legality: The New Administrative Justice book cover

    Responsive Legality

    The New Administrative Justice, 1st Edition

    By Zach Richards

    Responsive Legality is an important book about twenty first century justice. It explores the legal and moral values that twenty-first-century public officials use to make their decisions, engaging existing theoretical models of administrative justice and updating them to reflect changed…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge

  • Government Contract: Federal, State and Local (6th Edition) book cover

    Government Contract

    Federal, State and Local (6th Edition), 6th Edition

    By Nicholas Seddon

    Government Contracts 6th edition is the new edition of a work that has now been in existence for some twenty-one years. It is Australia’s definitive legal text on all levels of government contracting. It focuses on the legal issues that may arise in connection with government contracts and which…

    Hardback – 2018-06-29
    Federation Press

  • Beyond Communal and Individual Ownership: Indigenous Land Reform in Australia book cover

    Beyond Communal and Individual Ownership

    Indigenous Land Reform in Australia, 1st Edition

    By Leon Terrill

    Over the last decade, Australian governments have introduced a series of land reforms in communities on Indigenous land. This book is the first in-depth study of these significant and far reaching reforms. It explains how the reforms came about, what they do and their consequences for Indigenous…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Management and Regulation of Pension Schemes: Australia a Cautionary Tale book cover

    Management and Regulation of Pension Schemes

    Australia a Cautionary Tale, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Morris

    Perhaps the greatest long-term challenge facing modern economies is how to pay for the living expenses and care costs of the elderly. Following policy decisions made in Australia in the 1990s, a substantial part of the pension requirements of the next cohort of retirees will be met from savings…

    Hardback – 2018-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • Religious Freedom and the Australian Constitution: Origins and Future book cover

    Religious Freedom and the Australian Constitution

    Origins and Future, 1st Edition

    By Luke Beck

    This book examines the origins of Australia’s constitutional religious freedom provision. It explores, on the one hand, the political activities and motives of religious leaders seeking to give the Australian Constitution a religious character and, on the other, the political activities and motives…

    Hardback – 2018-03-26
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Legal History Turns book cover

    Legal History Turns

    1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Schultz

    This volume concerns legal history turns - that is, new directions or volte-faces in legal history and its interdisciplinarity. Legal history turns include deviations from historically-situated interpretations and practices in law and legal scholarship. The papers in this volume grew from the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22
    Federation Press

  • Law and Love book cover

    Law and Love

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua Neoh, Renata Grossi

    In our social imaginary, love has become the major existential goal of our times, which is capable of providing all of us with a sense of worth and a way of being in the world (Beck & Beck-Gernsheim, 1995). Love has become our ‘ultimate source of meaning and happiness’: it is a ‘gift’ that…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22
    Federation Press

  • Disaster Management in Australia: Government Coordination in a Time of Crisis book cover

    Disaster Management in Australia

    Government Coordination in a Time of Crisis, 1st Edition

    By George Carayannopoulos

    In recent times the frequency and severity of natural disasters has placed a clear emphasis on the ability of governments to plan, prepare and respond in an effective way. Disaster Management in Australia examines government coordination when faced with large scale crises, outlining the challenges…

    Paperback – 2017-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

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