The Long Path to Land Justice: The Eddie Moiki Mabo Lecture 2006


This lecture explores the barriers to achieving the vision of Aboriginal rights to land that were articulated in the Mabo case. These include the re-conceptualising of native title as a regime to give certainty to non-Aboriginal interests, the romanticism of Aboriginal culture that permeated the judgement and the fact that, under the judicial system, it is judges who determine what ?Aboriginal culture? is.

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