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  1. Climate Change and Coastal Development Law in Australia

    By Bell Justine

    Climate change is anticipated to raise global sea levels, and also impact on the frequency and intensity of storm surge and erosion events. These events pose a serious threat to the Australian population, with many communities located in low-lying coastal areas. These events also give rise to a...

    Published September 8th 2014 by Federation Press

  2. Indigenous Peoples, Customary Law and Human Rights – Why Living Law Matters

    By Brendan Tobin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Law and Sustainable Development

    This highly original work demonstrates the fundamental role of customary law for the realization of Indigenous peoples’ human rights and for sound national and international legal governance. The book reviews the legal status of customary law and its relationship with positive and natural law from...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Excursions in the Law

    By Peter Heerey

    Published August 20th 2014 by Federation Press

  4. Annotated Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988

    Tenth Edition

    By John Oman Ballard, Peter Sutherland, Allan Anforth

    Published August 20th 2014 by Federation Press

  5. Non-Adversarial Justice

    Second Edition

    By Michael King, Arie Freiberg, Becky Batagol, Ross Hyams

    This book outlines key aspects of the use of non-adversarial practices in the Australian justice system with reference to similar developments in the United States, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom It examines in detail non-adversarial theories and practices such as therapeutic...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Federation Press

  6. Douglas and Jones's Administrative Law

    7th Edition

    By Roger Douglas, Michael Head

    Douglas and Jones is well established as a leading text on administrative law, a reliable book notable for its accessibility and contemporary perspective. The 7th edition, in which Roger Douglas is joined in authorship by Professor Michael Head, will maintain the reputation of its predecessors....

    Published August 13th 2014 by Federation Press

  7. Sir Charles Lilley

    Premier 1868-1870 and Second Chief Justice 1879-1893 of Queensland

    By J.M. Bennett

    J M Bennett's new biography shows the mercurial figure of Lilley to be one of the giants of colonial Australia, a politician who took on the squatter class and forced democratic reform, earning the enduring, virulent hatred of his opponents; a Chief Justice of brilliant calibre until his one...

    Published July 9th 2014 by Federation Press

  8. The Law Affecting Rent Review Determinations

    2nd Edition

    By Alan A. Hyam

    This new edition follows the same format as the previous, focusing on the determinations of rents upon reviews or renewals of leases of commercial and retail properties. It provides a detailed analysis of this narrow but complex area, in which the provisions of rent review clauses vary greatly from...

    Published July 9th 2014 by Federation Press

  9. Justice in Tribunals

    4th Edition

    By J.R.S. Forbes

    Justice in Tribunals is a specialist work on the common law and statutory rules governing decisions of administrative tribunals, executive officers, government departments, professional societies, commercial associations, trades unions, sporting bodies, social clubs and political parties, affecting...

    Published July 9th 2014 by Federation Press

  10. For The True Believers

    Great Labor Speeches that Shaped History

    By Troy Bramston

    Graham Freudenberg, Australia's greatest speechwriter, says the Australian Labor Party was built on speeches. This book brings together great Labor speeches which give voice to the party's enduring values and achievements, and place it and its principal figures at the centre of historic events....

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Federation Press