Witchcraft and Sorcery-Related Killings in Melanesia: The Legal Issues
|Collections||ANU 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|
|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|
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.
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