Skip navigation
Skip navigation

‘Activating’ the powers of law in the South Pacific

Forsyth, Miranda


There is a global trend of increasing expectations and demands on law to bring about social change. In the two main areas I have researched for the past ten years�the regulation and protection of intellectual property and traditional knowledge in the Pacific Islands (Forsyth and Farran 2015), and overcoming sorcery accusation related violence in Melanesia (Forsyth and Eves 2015)�legal solutions have been at the forefront of debates and proposed actions. Legal solutions are also very much part...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
Source: Development Bulletin (Canberra)
Access Rights: Open Access


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Forsyth_%E2%80%98Activating%E2%80%99_the_powers_of_law_2018.pdf238.5 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator