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Traditional law in Papua New Guinea

Michelle Potter

Traditional law in Papua New Guinea

an annotated and selected bibliography

by Michelle Potter

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Published by Australian National University, Dept. of Law, Research School of Social Sciences in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Papua New Guinea
    • Subjects:
    • Law, Primitive -- Papua New Guinea -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statement[by] Michelle Potter.
      ContributionsAustralian National University, Canberra. Research School of Social Sciences. Dept. of Law.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 132 p.
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5430266M
      ISBN 10070810567X
      LC Control Number73076770
      OCLC/WorldCa805053

      customary n by UnlvelSlty of Papua New Guinea student researchelS who worked in'tl1eir home areas over their long vacations in either or They are meant to describe the emic' or "insiders' " view of. Governments & Their Powers. There are three levels of government in Papua New Guinea: the national, provincial and local-level governments. The constitution and the Organic Law on Provincial Government and Local-Level Government (Organic Laws) regulate the legislative powers of the national, provincial and local-level governments.

      Acknowledgements. The author would like to acknowledge the kind invitation of the National Judiciary and the Constitutional and Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea to speak at the Third Annual National Conference on the Development of the Underlying Law held in Port Moresby on 27 November , which provided the inspiration for this article. The Underlying Law of Papua New Guinea: An Inquiry into Adoption & Application of Customary Law Hardcover – January 1, by David Gonol (Author), Salamo Injia (Foreword) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" $ — $ Author: David Gonol.

      Papua and New Guinea Law Reports: Contributors: Papua New Guinea. Supreme Court, Australia. High Court, Papua New Guinea. Supreme Court of Justice, Papua New Guinea. National Court of Justice, Council of Law Reporting for Papua New Guinea: Publisher: Council for Law Reporting of the Territory of Papua and New Guinea, Original from: the.   As PNG society continues to transform, family law will remain critical. Reading this book is important as is ensuring that an updated version and complementary publications are produced. Owen Jessep and John Luluaki. Principles of Family Law in Papua New Guinea (2 nd ed.) Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea Press.


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degree. The textbooks will also prove useful to students studying for a Diploma program in law, and the Introduction to the Legal System of PNG text, in particular for the enrichment of all : Rudolph W. James, John Y. Luluaki. Selected Laws of Papua New Guinea: Volume 2 by Government of Papua New Guinea (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

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The main theme of the book is, however, devoted to judicial review in Papua New Guinea.3/5(2). Customary law in Papua New Guinea: a Melanesian view Issue 2 of Monograph (Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea) Author: Richard Scaglion: Publisher: Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: 19 Dec ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects.

Identification. Papua is probably derived from the Malay word papuwah ("fuzzy hair"). Ina Spanish explorer called the island Nuevathe western half of New Guinea was officially recognized as Dutch New Guinea, the northeastern section became German New Guinea, and the southeastern quarter became British New Guinea.

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