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Date: 2016
Subject Keyword: Taylor, Janet, -1870
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1198704
Description: It is hard to imagine a more male-dominated field in the nineteenth century than that of sea navigation; this was the high-point of the British Empire and sea navigation drove it. Yet in the midst of ... More
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: Family law | Law reform | Family violence
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/308195
Description: This essay explores the complexity of responding to family violence in a federal family law system in which these private law matters intersect very directly with public law matters relating to protec ... More
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 210300 Historical Studies
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/174169
Description: Mrs Janet Taylor, ‘authoress and instructress in navigation’, received a Civil List pension in 1860, a modest amount of just £50. This was in sharp contrast to that awarded to another scientific write ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208539
Description: 1 page(s)
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/164316
Description: 10 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/166958
Description: Vanished from history is the story of the ‘Mariner's Calculator’, invented and patented at the Great Seal Patent Office, London, by Mrs Janet Taylor, in 1834. Dismissed by the Admiralty, it had no com ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/90900
Description: The evidentiary threshold of proving a will is a necessary consequence of the place of wills as an exercise of testamentary freedom in the common law. This is challenged most when it is suspected, or ... More
Full Text: Full Text
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/125924
Description: 14 page(s)
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: family law | law reform
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/105367
Description: The Australian Law Reform Commission and the NSW Law Reform Commission are presently engaged in an inquiry about family violence. The terms of reference are extensive, requiring a focus on the interac ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: High Court Judge
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1127954
Description: 9 page(s)
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/311935
Description: Sir Robert Richard Torrens sought to solve a problem confronting land dealings in South Australia. He did this by propelling the introduction of a system of title registration that cut proof of owners ... More
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/45450
Description: The third edition of this highly respected work examines key issues in succession law from a variety of perspectives: national, international, historical and comparative. All Australian jurisdictions ... More
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/34007
Description: This essay focuses upon a key aspect of decision-making in a university context in the processes of appointment and promotion of staff, namely, the obtaining of reports on individuals who are the appl ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/30348
Description: he guiding principle in succession law in the common law tradition is the concept of ‘testamentary freedom’. This principle reflects a strongly individualistic sense of property rights. A parallel pri ... More
Full Text: Full Text
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/43534
Description: Testamentary capacity is the defining precept for testamentary freedom; testamentary freedom is at the heart of how we balance concepts of property and the duty towards, and expectations of, family in ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed