LAW 395

Comparative Indigenous Rights

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3.0

Surveys development of law relating to Indigenous peoples.Examines significance of Indigenous peoples' laws for development of settler society's Indian Law and Aboriginal Rights law; comparative analysis of constitutional, statutory and jurisprudential rules of non-Indigenous society. Provides context for understanding doctrines and theories governing relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous states, history of Indigenous-non-Indigenous relations, and limits of state authority in Indigenous territories.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of LAW 395, LAW 343 (if taken in the same topic)

Undergraduate course in Law offered by the Faculty of Law.

Summer Fall Spring

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