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Deconstructing Incorporation: Indigenous Land Owners and Representation in PNG and Australia

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Type: Conference Paper
Author: Whimp, Kathy
Conference: Crossing Boundaries, the Seventh Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Common Property
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Conf. Date: June 10-14
Date: 1998
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10535/393
Sector: Social Organization
Land Tenure & Use
Region: Pacific and Australia
Subject(s): IASC
common pool resources
participatory development--comparative studies
indigenous institutions
land tenure and use--comparative analysis
organizational structure--comparative analysis
Abstract: "Indigenous landowners in both Australia and Papua New Guinea today enjoy a far greater level of participation in the development of their land than was the case a decade ago. The reasons for this enhanced participation in each case are different, but both situations have generated demands to better articulate between Anglo-Australian and Indigenous systems of natural resource control and management. This paper explores the way in which organizational forms, in particular representative bodies, are being used to bridge this gap."

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