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The Doctrine of Discovery in Canada

Robert J Miller, Jacinta Ruru, Larissa Behrendt, and Tracey Lindberg

in Discovering Indigenous Lands: The Doctrine of Discovery in the English Colonies

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199579815
eISBN:
9780191594465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579815.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter discusses Indigenous conceptualizations of land, legal orders, and governmental authorities, and the problems of re-constructing history when not including indigenous peoples in the ... More


The Origins of the International Movement of Indigenous Peoples

Ronald Niezen

in The Origins of Indigenism: Human Rights and the Politics of Identity

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520235540
eISBN:
9780520936690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520235540.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

The main objective of this chapter is to illustrate the way indigenous sovereignty was responded to differently by the international organizations of states at the beginning and at the end of the ... More


Submerged Sovereignty: Native Title within a History of Incorporation

Ben Silverstein

in Sovereignty: Frontiers of Possibility

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824835637
eISBN:
9780824871420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824835637.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter examines the advent of native title in Australia. In the Australian settler colony, native title figures in the liberal imagination as a moment where some sort of hybridization of ... More


The Anarchical Society and Indigenous Peoples

Paul Keal

in The Anarchical Society at 40: Contemporary Challenges and Prospects

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198779605
eISBN:
9780191824654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198779605.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This essay focuses on Bull’s conception of world order and its relevance to indigenous peoples. Realizing world order needs to include the specific goal of just relations between indigenous and ... More


Imagining the Good Indigenous Citizen: Race War and the Pathology of White Sovereignty

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

In chapter eleven I examine how the State’s military intervention into Aboriginal communities in the Northern Territory operationalised a discourse of pathology to legitimize the subjugation and ... More


Toward a New Research Agenda: Foucault, Whiteness, and Sovereignty

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

Chapter nine draws on Foucault’s sovereignty, race and bio-power thesis to propose a new research agenda for Critical Indigenous Studies that involves critical analysis of how the prerogatives of ... More


Writing Off Sovereignty: The Discourse of Security and Patriarchal White Sovereignty

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

In chapter ten, I explore how patriarchal white sovereignty, as a regime of power, operates ideologically, materially and discursively to reproduce and maintain its investment in the nation as a ... More


Virtuous Racial States: White Sovereignty and the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

In chapter twelve I examine how the racialised possessive logic of Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the United States of America was embedded within their rejection and subsequent endorsement of ... More


The politics of indigeneity

Dominic O'Sullivan

in Indigeneity: A Politics of Potential: Australia, Fiji and New Zealand

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447339427
eISBN:
9781447339465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447339427.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Indigeneity is a theory of justice and political strategy that indigenous peoples use to develop their own terms of belonging to the nation-state. In particular it is distinct from theories of ... More


International Law Perspective: A New Model of Indigenous Nation Sovereignty?

Frank Pommersheim

in Broken Landscape: Indians, Indian Tribes, and the Constitution

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199915736
eISBN:
9780190260262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199915736.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses how international law affects the concept of indigenous nation sovereignty. It defines international law and identifies a distinctive turn in the field—an additional concern ... More


The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

The White Possessive explores the links between race, sovereignty, and possession through themes of property: owning property, being property, and becoming propertyless. Focusing on the Australian ... More


Beyond Caliban, or the “Third Space” of Labor and Indigeneity

Shona N. Jackson

in Creole Indigeneity: Between Myth and Nation in the Caribbean

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677757
eISBN:
9781452948232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677757.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This concluding chapter suggests a significant shift in Caribbean studies, stressing the need to go beyond Caliban and the metaphysics of modern labor. What is at stake in the ability to stop acting ... More


Writing Off Treaties: Possession in the U.S. Critical Whiteness Literature

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

In chapter four I analyse how white possession functions within the United States’ Whiteness Studies literature. I illustrate howblackness functions as a white epistemological tool servicing the ... More


The High Court and the Yorta Yorta Decision

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

In chapter six I examine the landmark Australian High Court Yorta Yorta decision revealing how a racialised possessive logic is deployed to circulate meanings in common sense knowledge, social ... More


Bodies That Matter on the Beach

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

In chapter three, I discuss how the beach functions as a site of Indigenous dispossession and white possession demonstrating that as a border the beach is a site of ontological, epistemological and ... More


The House That Jack Built: Britishness and White Possession

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

In chapter two, I explicate how the core values of Australian national identity continue to have their roots in British-ness and colonisation. I show that Australian national identity is built on the ... More


The Legacy of Cook’s Choice

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

In chapter eight, I examine how Captain James Cook took possession of Australia. I reveal how Cook, as the embodiment of patriarchal white sovereignty, willed away the sovereignty of Indigenous ... More


I Still Call Australia Home: Indigenous Belonging and Place in a Postcolonizing Society

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

In the first chapter, I examine how Indigenous ontological relations to land are incommensurate with those developed through capitalism and they continue to unsettle white Australia’s sense of ... More


Spun Dry: Mobility and Jurisdiction in Northern Australia

Daniel Fisher

in Looking for Law in All the Wrong Places: Justice Beyond and Between

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823283712
eISBN:
9780823286164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823283712.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter pursues an ethnographic account of intra-indigenous relations and jurisdictional contest in urban northern Australia. Its narrative explores the relationship between Aboriginal community ... More


Nullifying Native Title: A Possessive Investment in Whiteness

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

in The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816692149
eISBN:
9781452950761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692149.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

In chapter five entitled I examine how patriarchal whiteness, is a form of property and an organising principle shaping social relations and economic development by showing how within legal discourse ... More


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