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Publications by the Staff of School of Law

Books

Books

School

Item Type

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Title

Reference

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Book chapter

Tomtavala, Yoli

“Customary Law and Inshore Fisheries in Pacific Island Countries” in Bourne R., and Collins M., (eds) From Hook to Plate: The State of Marine Fisheries

Commonwealth Foundation and Commonwealth Policy Unit, London, 2009.

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Book chapter

Ricketts, Aidan

“Threshold Concepts: ‘Loaded’ Knowledge or Critical Education?” in Bailie C., Land R, and Meyer E (eds), Threshold Concepts and Transformational Learning

Sense Publishers, Rotterdam, 2009.

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Book chapter

Paterson, Don

“Vanuatu” in Levine, S., Pacific Ways

VUW Press, Wellington, 2009, 249.

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Book chapter

MacFarlane, Peter

“Constitutional Issues” in Kennedy, R., Allied Health Care Professions

Federation Press, 2009.

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Book chapter

Jowitt, Anita.

"Barriers to Accessing Justice - the Vanuatu experience".

In Promoting Access to Justice, Voices from the Asia Pacific Experience, 2008.

SOL

Book chapter

MacFarlane, Peter.

"Commonwealth and State Powers".

In Law for the Allied Health Care Professions, Federation Press, 2008.

SOL

Book chapter

MacFarlane, Peter.

"Commonwealth and State Regulation".

In Allied Health Professionals and the Law. Ed. Rosemary Kennedy. Sydney: Federation Press, 2008. 39-56.

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Book, edited

Jowitt, Anita (ed.).

Journal of South Pacific Law Vol 12(1)

General editor, 2008.

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Book chapter

Menard, Helen and Peter MacFarlane.

"Medical Law in the South Pacific".

In International Encyclopedia of Laws – Medical Law; Kluwer Law International, The Netherlands, 2008.

SOL

Book, edited

Jowitt, Anita (ed.).

Journal of South Pacific Law Vol 11(1)

General editor, 2007.

SOL

Book, edited

Jowitt, Anita (ed.).

Journal of South Pacific Law Vol 11(2)

General editor, 2007.

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Book

Jowitt, Anita.

USP School of Law Guidebook on Legal Referencing.

Port Vila: USP School of Law, 2006.

Conference Papers

Conference Papers

School

Item Type

Name

Title

Reference

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Conference paper

Tom’tavala, Yoli.

“Legislative and enforcement competence of Pacific states over their marine zones”.

Pacific International Maritime Law Association Workshop, Nuku’alofa, Tonga, May 2009.

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Conference paper

Ricketts, Aidan.

“Teaching Constitutional Law to Fiji Students: Law Order and the Rule of What?”.

Australasian Law Teachers Association Conference, Sydney, July, 2009.

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Conference paper

Pitts, Charlotte.

“From the Cradle of Humankind to Darwin”.

Australasian Law Librarians Association Annual Conference, Darwin, August/September, 2009.

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Conference paper

Pavlovic, Kirsten.

“Country has a head of its own”.

Australasian Law teachers Conference, Sydney, July, 2009.

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Conference paper

MacFarlane, Peter.

“Dishonest Practice - Law Students and Plagiarism”.

Pacific Island Law Officers Network Annual Meeting, Apia, December, 2009.

SOL

Conference paper

Jowitt, Anita.

“Custom and Health Law in the Pacific”.

Working Group on Custom and Health Law, La Trobe University, October, 2009.

SOL

Conference paper

Foukona, Joseph.

“Gifting and Treating in the 2008 Vanuatu National Elections”.

Pacific and Maori Legal Issues Conference, 17th - 18th April 2009.

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Conference paper

Hamilton, Lenore.

“Contextualisation of a LII: Pathways to Sustainability”.

International Legal Information Institutes Annual Conference, Durban, November 2009.

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Conference paper

Hamilton, Lenore.

”PacLII - Learning from Experience”.

Sydney, February, 2009.

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Conference paper

Jowitt, Anita.

“The Future of Law in the Pacific”.

Paper presented to Otago University/USP Conference, Port Vila, July 2008.

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Conference paper

Jowitt, Anita; Don Paterson and Yoli Tomtavala.

"Legal traditions and systems in the Pacific: an overview of challenges and opportunities for legislative reform".

Legislative Reform and the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) in the Pacific: Sub-Regional Meeting 25–28 August, 2008.

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Conference paper

Nand, Nainendra.

“Legislative Drafting, Distance Education, and its contribution to Good Governance in the Pacific”.

Paper presented to the Fifth Pan Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, London, July 2008.

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Conference paper

Nand, Nainendra.

“Reforming the Architecture of Legal Systems”.

Paper presented to the Australasian Law Reform Agencies Conference, Port Vila, September 2008.

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Conference paper

Ricketts, Aidan.

“Online Education in the South Pacific.”

Paper presented to the Asia Pacific Initiative Conference, Tokyo, Japan, March 2008.

SOL

Conference paper

Ricketts, Aidan.

“Renewable Energy Issues in the South Pacific.”

Paper presented to the International symposium on Sustainable Energy, Okinawa, Japan, March 2008.

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Conference paper

Tom’tavala, Yoli; Don Paterson and Anita Jowitt.

“Legal Traditions and Systems in the Pacific: An Overview of Challenges and Opportunities for Legislative Reform.”

Paper presented to the Legislative Reform and the Convention on the Rights of the Child Conference, Port Vila, August 2008.

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Conference paper

Sharma, Suruj.

“The teaching of Law in the South Pacific.”

Paper presented at the Australasian Professional Legal Education Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, November 2008.

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Conference paper

Jowitt, Anita.

"Resources for Reform".

Communitry Service Organisations Conference, 2007.

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Conference paper

Jowitt, Anita.

“The impact of employment contract laws on private sector employers in Port Vila, Vanuatu”.

Thinking and Doing Conference, Boulder Colorado, September 2006.

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Conference paper

Jowitt, Anita; Don Paterson and Yoli Tomtavala.

"Stakeholder experience paper".

UNDP Corruption and Human Development Pacific Regional Stakeholder Consultation, Suva, Fiji, 14-15 November 2006.

Journal Articles

Journal Articles

School

Item Type

Name

Title

Reference

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Editor

Jowitt, Anita.

 

Journal of South Pacific Law, Vol. 1 2009.

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Journal article

Ricketts, Aidan and Field, H.

“Corporate Liability for Manslaughter: The need for Further Reform”.

(2009)Vol. 2 Journal of the Australasian Law Teachers Association, 207.

SOL

Journal article

Ricketts, Aidan.

“Teaching Constitutional Law to Fiji Students”.

2009, Vol 13, Southern Cross University Law Review, 35.

SOL

Journal article

Jowitt, Anita.

“The nature and functioning of Pacific legal systems”.

(2009) Vol13(1) Journal of South Pacific Law, 1-7.

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Journal article

Jowitt, Anita.

The Qarase v Bainimarama Appeal Case.

(2009) Vol. 13(1) Journal of South Pacific Law, 24-31.

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Journal article

Bois-Singh, Sunita.

"Costs and Benefits of Adopting and Implementing New International Standards for the Operation and Regulation of the International Financial Services Sector in Vanuatu."

Journal of the South Pacific Law 12.1, 2008.

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Journal article

Fraser, Ian.

“Forgiveness is Melanesian for Individualism – And Other Bad Translations."

NZ Association for Comparative Law Yearbook Vol 13 2007. Also published in 14 Revue Joridique Polynesienne 43-59, 2008.

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Journal article

Jowitt, Anita.

"Employment Contract Law in the South Pacific."

Port Vila: USP School of Law, 2008.

SOL

Journal article

Jowitt, Anita.

"The future of law in the South Pacific."

Journal of South Pacific Law 12.1, 2008.

SOL

Journal article

Jowitt, Anita.

“Vanuatu political review 2007.”

The Contemporary Pacific: A Journal of Island Affairs 20.2, 2008.

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Journal article

Paterson, Don.

"Kalotiti v Kaltapang [2007] VUCA 25 & Ratua Development Ltd v Mathew Ndai And Others [2007] VUCA 23: 'Two Disturbing Customary Land Cases'.”

Journal of South Pacific Law 12.1, 2008.

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Journal article

Paterson, Don.

"Mariango v Nalau [2007] VUCA 15: 'Compensation for Contributions to Property by de facto Partners'.”

Journal of South Pacific Law 12.1, 2008.

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Journal article

Paterson, Don.

"Ifira Trustees Ltd v Family Kalsakau [2006] VUSC; Vanuatu Copra and Cocoa Exporters Ltd v Maison De Vanuatu [2007] VUSC 24: 'Two Instructive Cases for Ministers of Government, their Political Advisors, and the Public'.”

Journal of South Pacific Law 12.1, 2008.

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Journal, co-author

MacFarlane, P. J. M. and H. Menard.

"Medical Law in the South Pacific."

International Encyclopaedia of Laws 2008.

SOL

Journal article

MacFarlane, P. J. M.

"Bio Medical Ethics in the South Pacific."

UNESCO Bio Medical Ethics International Database Project, 2007-2008

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Journal article

Forsyth, Miranda.

“A Typology of Relationships Between State and Non-State Justice Systems.”

Journal of Legal Pluralism 56, 2007. RJ.

Media & Reviews

Media & Reviews

School

Item Type

Name

Title

Reference

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Media

Jowitt, Anita.

"Regional Employment Benefits”.

Vanuatu Daily Post, 11 Dec 2008.

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Report

Paterson, Don. 

Commission of Inquiry into Disturbances at ex-French Prison, Stade Correctional Centre, December 2008-February 2009.

 

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Report

Tom’tavala, Yoli, et al.

Research report on the Vatthe Conservation Area 

In Indigenous Governance of Natural Resources in Melanesia: A Project on Harmonising Customary Institutions, State Laws and Environmental Management Approaches"" (April 2008).

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Review

Jowitt, Anita.

Review of "Foundations of Human Sociality: Economic Experiments and Ethnographic Evidence from Fifteen Small-Scale Societies.”

Journal of South Pacific Law 12.2 2008-2009.

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