Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 February 2006

432 Pages

ISBN: 9780199284641

Bookseller Code (06)

Indigenous Peoples, Postcolonialism, and International Law

The ILO Regime (1919-1989)

Luis Rodríguez-Piñero

  • Combines philosophical, political and historical perspectives with legal analysis of indigenous issues and the ILO Conventions
  • The book is based on unprecedented research on official documentation and unpublished archival material
  • Connects the evolution of international law regarding indigenous peoples to wider normative trends, development and applied anthropology
  • Indigenous peoples issues are of growing importance in a number of jurisdictions eg: Latin America, Canada, United States, Australia, New Zealand, Africa and Asia