Sign In | Register
Indigenous or Aboriginal Rights to Property: A Papua New Guinea Perspective by Peter Donigi - Paperback - First Edition - 1994 - from Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books and Biblio.co.uk

Indigenous or Aboriginal Rights to Property: A Papua New Guinea Perspective

by Peter Donigi

Condition: Very Good Condition/Very Good


International Books, 1994. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. This author argues that mining and petroleum are unconstitutional and invalid. Only 3% of the land is owned by the government, but it has granted companies such as BHP, MIM Holdings, Chevron and Mobil many licenses to explore and exlpoit land belonging to traditional owners. In the light of the Uruguay Round of Trade Negotiations and the UN conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro, the time is ripe to create instruments for surveying and registering the land of indigenous peoples in their name. shouldn't this be a pre-requisite for the World Bank and other agencies to granting aid, as are human rights and the right to multi-party and free elections? One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Papua New Guinea; Anthropology. ISBN: 9062249884. ISBN/EAN: 9789062249886. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19163. . 9789062249886


Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



Help & frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
First Edition
In collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in cases ...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf. A...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a ...[more]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing ei...[more]
New
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects, "new...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use....[more]

AUD $35.00
($24.36)

AUD $23.50 shipping to USA

More shipping options >





Banned and Frequently Challenged Books

Collecting Banned & Challenged Books

Build a revolutionary library of literature that has been challenged or even outright banned. You'll be surprised by some of the titles in this gallery!

Where can I get my book appraised?

Do you need to get an appraisal for a valuable book? This short guide from our Book Collecting Guide might help.


Trustpilot