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The crisis of governance in New Subsistence States
Abstract In the sixty years since the establishment of the United Nations on 24th October 1945, societies across the world have endeavoured to reshape themselves in accordance with the model of the
Integrating indigenous approaches into a 'new subsistence state' : the case of justice and conflict resolution in East Timor
This thesis begins by proposing the typology of the New Subsistence State as a conceptual tool for understanding governance challenges typically faced in jurisdictions characterised by subsistence
Justice and Governance in East Timor: Indigenous Approaches and the 'new Subsistence State'
Introduction 1. States, Weak States and New Subsistence States 2. State Development in East Timor: Geographic and Historical Factors in the Pre-Colonial and Colonial Periods 3. The Emergence of
Indonesian West Timor: The political-economy of emerging ethno-nationalism
Abstract Encouraged by the post-Soeharto atmosphere of reform and regional autonomy legislation proposed under Habibie, the aspirations of Indonesia's regional elites have been stirred. Yet
Contracts, Land Tenure and Rural Development in Timor-Leste
As in other societies in Southeast Asia and the Pacific, customary social organization features strongly in rural Timor-Leste. As well as providing avenues for conflict resolution, the influence of
Wan Lis, Fulap Stori : leasing on Epi Island, Vanuatu
This study of 23 leases over land on the island of Epi is the first of the Jastis Blong Evriwan (JBE) research activities to examine land and natural resource management (LN and (ii) increase
East Timor: Community self-management in a new state
In East Timor, despite the legacy of Portuguese colonialism and a quarter-century of Indonesian rule, local belief systems, administrative and justice mechanisms have remained strong in the villages.
Wan lis fulap stori : fasin blong karem lis long Epi
This study of 23 leases over land on the island of Epi is the first of the Jastis Blong Evriwan (JBE) research activities to examine land and natural resource management (LN and (ii) increase
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