United States Indian tribal courts: R42-2/6-1976E-PDF

a bibliography /

"The major thrust of the division's recent socio-legal research on Inuit (Eskimos) and the administration of criminal justice has been an evaluation of their adaptation to Canadian law-ways and formalized agencies of social control. However, one of the findings of this and other research, confirmed at the recent Edmonton Conference on Native Peoples and The Criminal Justice System, has been an expression of doubts by aboriginal peoples as to whether these existing structures, including the judiciary, can effectively deter ordeal with the anti-social behaviour of native offenders or ensure the adequate protection of possible victims or members of the community. In response to this issue, the division engaged Susan Karamessines to prepare a bibliography on the American Indian Tribal Court System for distribution to native peoples and others in their consideration of alternative models to adjudication."--Foreword.

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Department/Agency Indian and Northern Affairs Canada. Northern Research Division.
Title United States Indian tribal courts
Subtitle a bibliography /
Series Title Social science notes ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Format Electronic
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Note At head of title: North of 60. Digitized edition from print [produced by Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada]. Incorrect catalogue number (R72-124/1976-6) printed in this publication.
Date 1976.
Number of Pages iv, 59 p.
Catalogue Number
  • R42-2/6-1976E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number QS-81 25-000-BB-A1
Subject Terms Indians, Courts, Social issues