Lost lands? : (land) rights of the San in Botswana and the legal concept of indigeneity in Africa / Manuela Zips-Mairitsch ; [translated into English by: Daniel Stevens].
430 pages : illustrations (chiefly colored) ; 24 cm.
Legal anthropology (Series) ; v. 1.
Revised English translation. Revised thesis (doctoral) - Universität, Wien, 2008.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Indigenous peoples in international law Historical overview "Indigenous peoples" : term, concepts, and definitions Differentiation from the term "Minority" Special indigenous rights or special circumstances? : indigenous protection standards, rights of freedom, and self-determination Sources of law Binding norms ILO convention 169 UN convention on biological diversity "Soft law" instruments Agenda 21, chapter 26 (1992) UN declaration on the rights of indigenous peoples Declarations and policies of various international bodies Indigenous rights as part of customary international law "Sources of Life" : lands and natural resources Material standards of protection Cause of action The relationship between indigenous peoples and their territories Collective land rights Scope of indigenous territories Restriction of alienation and disposal Universal human rights treaties Right of ownership Right to culture Right to private and family life Jurisdiction of international monitoring bodies Human rights committee Committee on the elimination of racial discrimination Sources of freedom and equality : self-determination "Being indigenous in Africa" : legal developments of indigenous peoples law in Africa Historical overview Nature conservation v. human rights protection African initiatives for the protection of indigenous rights "Indigenous peoples in Africa" : applying the concept Indigenous rights in the African context Regional indigenous rights The African charter on human and peoples' rights The African commission on human and peoples' rights The African court on human and peoples' rights National indigenous rights Selected constitutional guarantees Jurisdiction using the example of South Africa The case of the ... Khomani San Richtersveld case Excursus : "Aboriginal title" "Aboriginal title" before the South African constitutional Court "Hoodia Gordonii" case Legal perspectives of San Communities Terminology : San, "Bushmen", Basarwa, Khoesan, N/oakwe or Kwe? Historical overview until the end of colonial times Regional historical differences Botswana Namibia South Africa The "Northern San" Refiections on indigenous legal perspectives and world views Botswana : state and society Sociopolitical history Pre-colonial phase Protectorate bechuanaland Republic of botswana Sources of law and legal pluralism Constitutional law Customary law Common and statutory law International law Fundamental and human rights San in Botswana San as citizens : Basarwa and/or Batswana? Dominant views of the San in Botswana Development policies Remote area development programme Community based natural resource management Development : nature conservation : a contradiction? NGO initiatives National San NGOs Regional San NGOs "The lost lands" : relocation from the central Kalahari game reserve History of the central Kalahari game reserve The relocation of the G wi and Gana (San) The legal dispute over the (temporarily?) "Lost lands" Roy Sesana v. government of Botswana Termination of basic and essential services Restoration of basic and essential services Lawful occupation Deprivation of land possession Special game licences Access to the central Kalahari game reserve (CKGR) Conclusions Consequences of the high Court's decision : summary The legal dispute over access to water Matsipane Mosetlhanyane, Gakenyatsiwe Matsipane & further applicants v. Attorney general of Botswana Matsipane Mosetlhanyane & Gakenyatsiwe Matsipane v. Attorney General of Botswana, court of appeal Consequences of the courts' decisions : summary Conclusion The return of the outlaws : an Epilogue by Werner zips Appendix Examples of indigenous peoples in Africa (not exhaustive!) Abbreviations Bibliography (Selected) legal texts International instruments National laws, regulations and policies Court cases Interviews Index of figures Index About the authors.
KQC572 .Z5713 2013
Verlorenes Land., English, (DLC)no2013115290
Copenhagen, Denmark : IWGIA, International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs ; Zürich : Lit, 2013.
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