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Witchcraft and Sorcery-Related Killings in Melanesia: The Legal Issues

CollectionsANU Dept. of Pacific Affairs (DPA) formerly State, Society and Governance in Melanesia (SSGM) Program
Title: Witchcraft and Sorcery-Related Killings in Melanesia: The Legal Issues
Author(s): Forsyth, Miranda
Date published: 2013
Publisher: Canberra, ACT: State, Society and Governance in Melanesia (SSGM), Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, The Australian National University
Series/Report no.: State, Society and Governance in Melanesia Program in brief series: 2013/01
Description: 
This brief summarises the main legal issues debated during the three-day conference on Sorcery and Witchcraft Related Killings: Culture, Law and Human Rights Perspectives, held at the Australian National University in June 2013.1 The conference was multidisciplinary, and was well represented from the legal perspective with speakers from the law reform commissions of Vanuatu, Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea, four speakers from the Papua New Guinea office of Public Prosecutor and several legal academics.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/114535
ISSN: 2205-7404

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