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Culture Clash: The Influence of Indigenous Cultures on the International Whaling Regime

  title={Culture Clash: The Influence of Indigenous Cultures on the International Whaling Regime},
  author={Anne M. Creason},
  journal={California Western international law journal},
  • Anne M. Creason
  • Published 2004
  • Sociology
  • California Western international law journal
The cultural values of native populations are a significant source of law, because modem societies develop from the practices and beliefs of indigenous cultures.' Over time, indigenous customs and traditions are incorporated into contemporary lifestyles.2 The strong influence ancient practices have on present cultures is apparent in the religious, dietary, economic and political facets of today's societies.3 In turn, modem culture influences the laws of a nation.4 Societal preferences… 

< The Canary in the Coat Mine : Arctic Indigenous ( PeopCes and the < PO < Ps ( Regime

  • Political Science
  • 2009
This thesis examines the particular role played by Arctic Indigenous peoples in the formation of a regime to address Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs). Starting with the premise that this

Traditional Dimensions of Seabed Resource Management in the Context of Deep Sea Mining in the Pacific: Learning From the Socio-Ecological Interconnectivity Between Island Communities and the Ocean Realm

In many of the Pacific Islands, local communities have long-held cultural and spiritual attachments to the sea, in particular to species and specific marine areas, processes, habitats, islands, and

The Legal Cetacean: A Select Bibliography on Whales and International Whaling

Whales have captivated the human imagination for millennia. Indeed, evidence of the first whale hunting dates back to at least 6,000 B.C. These incredible cetaceans have been a source of human food,



The treaty of Waitangi.

Department of Conservation, Marine Mammals in New Zealand

  • 2004

See also MORTON, supra note 40, at 218 (discussing how smoking quickly became prevalent among Mgori women and how the Mdori gradually took up drinking)

    Aboriginal Subsistence Whaling, supra note 34

      The Sangre de Cristo Land Grant Case, 5 SCHOLAR

      • 2003

      at 76; New Zealand Tourism Online, Colonisation

        Litigating Property Under the Guada

          Japan Whaling Association, supra note 309

            Ngai Tahu Trust Board v. Director-General of Conservation

            • Z.L.R
            • 1995