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. Australia II: Westminster to Canberra

PETER C. OLIVER

in The Constitution of Independence

Published in print April 2005 | ISBN: 9780198268956
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191713200 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198268956.003.0010
. Australia II: Westminster to Canberra

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This chapter begins with the Australian debates surrounding adoption of the Statute of Westminster, notably in the contributions by Owen Dixon. The Imperial Theory approach in Australia is illustrated primarily through the writings of W. Anstey Wynes; the Independence Theory principally through High Court judges such as Murphy J.

Keywords: Dixon; Wynes; Murphy; High Court; Evans; Lumb

Chapter.  14639 words. 

Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law

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