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Books Available for Review

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Volume 1 - 1997

1. Findlay, M. Criminal Laws of the South Pacific
IJALS, USP: Suva (1996). (Reviewed by T. Newton)

2. Lea, D. Melanesian Land Tenure in a Contemporary and Philosophical Context
University Press of America: Lanham (1997). (Reviewed by R. Hughes)

 

Volume 2 - 1998

1. Judicial Studies Board: Guidelines for the Assessment of General Damages in Personal Injury Cases
Blackstone Press: London (1996). (Reviewed by J. Corrin Care)

2. Butterworths Australian Criminal Law Dictionary
Butterworths: North Ryde (1997). (Reviewed by T. Newton)

3. Davies, Ricketson & Lindell Conflict of Laws, Commentary & Materials
Butterworths: North Ryde (1997). (Reviewed by D. Paterson)

4. Macadam & Pyke Judicial Reasoning and the Doctrine of Precedent in Australia
Butterworths: Sydney (1998). (Reviewed by R. Hughes)

5. Tyree, A.L. Sale of Goods
Butterworths: Australia (Reviewed by M. Ahmadu)

6. Aronson & Hunter Litigation Evidence and Procedure (6th ed.)
Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by S. Bothmann)

7. Nygh & Butt Legal Terms
Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by J. Corrin Care)

8. Jalal I. Law for Pacific Women - A Legal Rights Handbook
Fiji Women’s Rights Movement: Suva (1998). (Reviewed by N. Hicks)

9. Offei, S. Law of Torts in the South Pacific
IJALS, USP: Suva (1997). (Reviewed by A. Jowitt)

10. Stuhmcke, A. Legal Referencing
Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by A. Jowitt)

11. Toft, A. Compensation for Resource Development in Papua New Guinea
Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea (Monograph no.6) and the Resource Management in Asia and the Pacific Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, the Australian National University, Canberra and the National Centre for Development Studies, the Australian National University, Canberra (Pacific Policy Paper 24) (Reviewed by P. England)

12. Ahmadu, M. The Law of Banking in Fiji
Avon Books: London (1998). (Reviewed by R. Hughes)

13. Colbran, S., Reinhardt, G., Spender, P., Jackson, S. and Douglas, R.
Civil Procedure Commentary and Materials
Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by J. Corrin Care)

14. Ross, S. & MacFarlane, P. Lawyers’ Responsibility and Accountability
Butterworths: Australia (1997). (Reviewed by E. Hill)

15. Palmer, G. & Palmer, M. Bridled power: New Zealand government under MPP
Oxford University Press: Auckland (1997). (Reviewed by R. Early)

16. Nygh, P. & Butt, P. Butterworths Concise Australian Legal Dictionary
Butterworths: Australia (1997). (Reviewed by P. Murgatroyd)

17. Butterworths Intellectual Property Collection
Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by M. Ahmadu)

18. Bigmore, G. Annotated Bankruptcy Act 1996
Butterworths: Australia (1997). (Reviewed by M. Ahmadu)

 

Volume 3 - 1999

1. Woodford, W.L. & Mills, A.D.Questions in Company Accounting (7th Ed)
Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by C. Ling)

2. Weerasooria, W.S. Bank Lending and Securities in Australia
Butterworths: Australia (1997). (Reviewed by P. Tremethick)

3. Corrin Care, J. Civil Procedures of the South Pacific
IJALS, USP: Suva (1998). (Reviewed by E. Hill)

4. Larmour, P. Governance and Reform in the South Pacific
National Centre for Development Studies, ANU: Canberra (1998). (Reviewed by A. Jowitt)

5. Glissan, J.L. and Tilmouth S.W., Advocacy in Practice
Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by J. Corrin Care)

6. Corrin Care, J. (Ed.)  Sources of Law in the South Pacific; The Journal of Pacific Studies, 21.
SSED (USP): Fiji (1997). (Reviewed by N. Hicks)

7. Katzen, H. and Douglas, R. Administrative Law
Butterworths: Australia (1999). (Reviewed by S. Bothmann)

8. Spegel, Rogers & Buckley Negotiation Theory and Techniques
Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by S. Bothmann)

9. Hanks and Cass, Australian Constitutional Law, Materials and Commentary
Butterworths: Australia (1999). (Reviewed by S. Bothmann)

10. Scutt, J. The Incredible Woman: Power and Sexual Politics Vol.s 1 & 2
Artemis Publishing: (1997). (Reviewed by S. Bothmann)

 

Volume 4 - 2000

1. Finnane, M. Punishment in Australian Society
Oxford University Press: Melbourne (1997). (Reviewed by T. Newton)

2. Duncan, K. & Irvine, J. Company Accounting Procedures
Butterworths: Australia (1999). (Reviewed by M. Ahmadu)

3. Steinwall, R. Annotated Trade Practices Act 1974
Butterworths: Australia (1999). (Reviewed by M. Ahmadu)

4. Philips, S. Ideology in the Language of Judges
Oxford University Press: New York (1998). (Reviewed by R. Hughes)

5. Eekelaar, J. & Nhlapo, T. The Changing Family - Family Forms & Family Law
Hart Publishing (1998). (Reviewed by N. Hicks)

6. Hughes, R. Succession Law in the South Pacific
IJALS, USP: Suva (1999). (Reviewed by K. Brown)

7. Fulcher, P. Fiji Income Tax Law
IJALS, USP: Suva (1999). (Reviewed by R. Hughes)

8. Dinnen, S. & Ley, A. (Eds) Reflections on Violence in Melanesia
Hawkins Press / Asia Pacific Press: (2000). (Reviewed by T. Newton Cain)

9. Corrin Care, J., Newton Cain, T. & Paterson, D. Introduction to South Pacific Law
Cavendish Publishing Limited: London (1999). (Reviewed by S. Bothmann)

10. Steinwall, R. (Ed.) 25 Years of Australian Competition Law
Butterworths: Australia. (Reviewed by P. Tagini)

Volume 5 - 2001

1. Ntumy, M. (General Ed.) South Pacific Legal Systems
University of Hawaii Press: Honolulu (1993). (Reviewed by J. Corrin Care)

2. Dayal, S. E-Law Research: Your Guide to Electronic Legal Research
Butterworths: Australia (2000). (Reviewed by P. Murgatroyd)

3. Gilpin, A Dictionary of Environmental Law
Edward Elgar: UK & USA (2000). (Reviewed by L. Cordonnery)

4. Paterson, D Selected Constitutions of the South Pacific
IJALS, USP: Suva (2000). (Reviewed by K. Brown)

5. Banks, C. Developing Cultural Criminology: Theory & Practice in Papua New Guinea
The Institute of Criminology: Sydney (2000). (Reviewed by T. Newton Cain)

6. Levantis, T. Papua New Guinea: employment, wages and economic development
Asia Pacific Press: Canberra (2000). (Reviewed by A. Jowitt)

7. Corrin Care, J. Contract Law in the South Pacific
Cavendish Publishing Limited: London (2001). (Reviewed by A. Faerua)

8. Lamour P. and Wolanin N. (eds.) Corruption and Anti-Corruption,
Asia Pacific Press: Canberra (2001). (Reviewed by R. Hughes)

9. Ahmadu, M. External Trade and Investment Law in the South Pacific
Institute of Justice and applied Legal Studies, USP: Suva. (Reviewed by P. Tagini)

10. Nygh, P. Autonomy in International Contracts
Clarendon Press: Oxford (1999). (Reviewed by M. Ahmadu)

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Books Available for Review

A limited number of books are available to be reviewed for the Journal and a list of these can be found on the Review List.

If you would like to:

please email Myint Zan at zan_m@vanuatu.usp.ac.fj

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