Item description for Faith Politics and Reconciliation: The Roman Catholic Church and the Politics of Indigeneity (Aft Series) by Dominic O'Sullivan...
The books compares stories of Roman Catholic involvement in current and historical indigenous policy debates in Australia and New Zeland. They are stories of inconsistent and often confused applications of God's perceived 'constant' truths about humankind to complex and controversial questions of public policy. The book, authored by a Maori New Zealander, is a discussion of the relationship between religious ideas and secular political decision making. It explores religious principles relevant to how Australian and New Zealand socities have considered the political implications of ideas about race, treaties, biculturalism, titles to land, foreshore and seabed, land rights, native title and reconciliation. The author is a postdoctroal fellow at the University of Waikato, New Zeland.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.3" Width: 5.76" Height: 0.8" Weight: 0.99 lbs.
Release Date Dec 31, 2005
Publisher ATF Press
ISBN 192069143X ISBN13 9781920691431
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More About Dominic O'Sullivan
Dominic O'Sullivan was born in 1970 and has an academic affiliation as follows - Essex Court Chambers, London Barrister, Supreme Court of Queensland an.