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Author Ford, Lisa, 1974-

Title Settler sovereignty : jurisdiction and indigenous people in America and Australia, 1788-1836 / Lisa Ford.

Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Law  KN 154.3 K1 FORD    AVAILABLE
 UniM Bail  346.013 FORD    DUE 26-09-19
Physical description viii, 313 pages : maps ; 25 cm.
Series Harvard historical studies ; 166.
Harvard historical studies ; v. 166.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [213]-299) and index.
Contents Jurisdiction, territory, and sovereignty in empire -- Pluralism as policy -- Indigenous jurisdiction and spatial order -- Legality and lawlessness -- The local limits of jurisdiction -- Farmbrough's fathoming and transitions in Georgia -- Lego'me and territoriality in New South Wales -- Perfect settler sovereignty.
Subject Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Georgia -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Australia -- New South Wales -- History.
Variant Title Jurisdiction and indigenous people in America and Australia, 1788-1836.
ISBN 9780674035652