Biographical entry

Sawer, Geoffrey (1910 - 1996)

Mr

Born
21/12/1910
Maymo, Myanmar (then Burma)
Died
8/08/1996
Categories

Chronology

1/01/1940 - 1/01/1949
Melbourne Law School Employment

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Publications

Books

  • Sawer, G, Ombudsmen, 2 edn, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1868, 50 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Form of government for the A.C.T., 1 edn, Australian National University, Canberra, 1953, 13 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Australian federal politics and law, 1901-1929, 1 edn, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1956, 350 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Studies in the sociology of law, 1 edn, Australian National University, Canberra, 1961, 233 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, The Constitutional system of the European Common Market, 1 edn, ACT Group, Royal Institute of Public Administrators, Canberra, 1963, 42 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Australian federal politics and law, 1929-1949, 1 edn, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne , 1963, 244 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, The legal structure of churches in Australia, 1 edn, APSA?, Sydney?, 1963, 3 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Cases on the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Australia/ selected and annotated by Geoffrey Sawer, 3 edn, Law Book Company, Sydney, 1964, 674 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Law in Society, Clarendon law series, 1 edn, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1965, 215 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Australian federalism in the courts, Studies in Australian Federation, 1 edn, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne , 1967, 262 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, A guide to Australian law for journalists, authors, printers and publishers, 3 edn, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1968, 168 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Australia- New Zealand association: some constitutional problems, Occasional Papers, New Zealand Institute of International Affairs, Auckland Branch, 1 edn, vol. 1, New Zealand Institute of International Affairs, Auckland Branch, Auckland, 1968, 27 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, The Australian and the law, Pelican Book, 1 edn, vol. A977, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1968, 288 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Cooperative federalism and responsible government in Australia, Alfred Deakin lecture, 1 edn, vol. 1970, Alfred Deakin Lecture Trust, Melbourne, 1970, 13 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Modern Federalism, 2 edn, Pitman Australia, Melbourne, 1976, 170 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Federalism under strain: Australia 1972-1975, Studies in Australian Federation, 3 edn, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1977, 237 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Australian federalism: a sketch, 1 edn, World Congress on Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy, Sydney, 1977. Details
  • Sawer, G, Family guide to Australian law, World Congress on Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy, Sydney and Canberra, 1977, 2 edn, Reader's Digest Services Pty Ltd, vol. 15, Reader`s Digest, Sydney, 1980, 576 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Sawer's Australian constitutional cases, 4 edn, Law Book Company, Sydney, 1982, 774 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, Australian Government today, 13 edn, Pitman Publishing, Melbourne, 1987, 136 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G, The Australian Constitution, 2 edn, AGPS Press, Canberra, 1988, 174 pp. Details
  • Sawer, G; Karlen, D; Wise, E, Anglo-American Criminal Justice, 1 edn, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1967, 233 pp. Details

Journal Articles

  • Sawer, G, 'A Trustee May Not Set off a Gain in One Transaction against a Loss in Another', Res Judicatae, vol. 1, no. 2, 1935, p. 106. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Accession in English Law', Australian Law Journal, vol. 9, 1935, p. 50. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Ejectment without Cause from a Place of Entertainment', Res Judicatae, vol. 1, no. 1, 1935, p. 24. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Elliot v. Joicey ((1935) A.C. 209)', Australian Law Journal, vol. 9, 1936, p. 364. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The minimum hiring clause in hire purchase agreements', Australian Law Journal, vol. 10, 1936, p. 167. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Competitions involving chance and skill', Australian Law Journal, vol. 11, 1937, p. 114. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Non-feasance in relation to artificial structures on a highway', Australian Law Journal, vol. 12, 1938, p. 231. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Conflict of Laws- Essential Validity of Marriage', Res Judicatae, vol. 2, no. 2, 1939, p. 125. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Autrefois Acquit and Decision Not on the Merits', Res Judicatae, vol. 2, no. 3, 1939, p. 203. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Bankruptcy Act, s. 95 – Preference to sureties', Australian Law Journal, vol. 13, 1939, p. 13. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Bankruptcy Act, 1924-1933—Relation Back and Protection to Purchasers', Australian Law Journal, vol. 13, 1940, p. 438. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The blackout cases and their relation to administrative law', Australian Law Journal, vol. 15, 1941, p. 103. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Injunction, Parliamentary Process and the Restriction of Parliamentary Competence', Law Quarterly Review, vol. 60, no. 1, 1944, p. 83. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Privy Council, the High Court and Section 92', Res Judicatae, vol. 3, no. 3, 1946, p. 155. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The defence power of the Commonwealth in time of war', Australian Law Journal, vol. 20, 1946, p. 295. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Law and Orders', Res Judicatae, vol. 3, no. 2, 1946, p. 80. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Ratio Decidendi and Obiter Dictum in Appellate Courts', Law Quarterly Review, vol. 63, no. 4, 1947, p. 461. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Bank of New South Wales and Others v. Commonwealth', Australian Law Journal, vol. 22, 1948, p. 213. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Implication and the Constitution- Part I', Res Judicatae, vol. 4, no. 1, 1948, p. 15. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Implication and the Constitution- Part II', Res Judicatae, vol. 4, no. 2, 1948, p. 85. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Some Problems in the Law of Copyright', Res Judicatae, vol. 4, no. 3, 1948, p. 155. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Price control and the validity of contracts', Australian Law Journal, vol. 22, 1948, p. 173. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Judicial Power of the Commonwealth', University of Western Australia Annual Law Review, vol. 1, no. 1, 1948, p. 29. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The transitional defence power of the Commonwealth', Australian Law Journal, vol. 23, 1949, p. 255. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Case of Bank Nationalization', Journal of Comparative Legislation and International Law, vol. 32, 1950, p. 17. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Legal Education in the United States', University of Western Australia Annual Law Review, vol. 1, no. 3, 1950, p. 398. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Crown Liability in Tort and the Exercise of Discretions', Res Judicatae, vol. 5, 1951, p. 14. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Australian Legislative Procedure', American Bar Association Journal, vol. 38, no. 5, 1952, p. 413. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Husband-and-wife versus master-and-servant; a collision of concepts', Australian Law Journal, vol. 27, 1953, p. 323. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Defence Power of the Commonwealth in Time of Peace', Res Judicatae, vol. 6, no. 2, 1953, p. 214. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'An Australian National School of Law', University of Western Australia Annual Law Review, vol. 2, no. 3, 1953, p. 483. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Copyright in reports of legal proceedings', Australian Law Journal, vol. 27, 1953, p. 82. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Error of Law on the Face of an Administrative Record', University of Western Australia Annual Law Review, vol. 3, no. 1, 1954, p. 24. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Judicial power of the Commonwealth–decisions by registrars in bankruptcy', Australian Law Journal, vol. 28, 1954, p. 341. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Non-feasance Revisited', Modern Law Review, vol. 18, no. 6, 1955, p. 541. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Execution of Treaties by Legislation in the Commonwealth of Australia', University of Queensland Law Journal, vol. 2, no. 4, 1955, p. 297. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Some American constitutional case-books', Australian Law Journal, vol. 30, 1956, p. 287. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Per quod servitium amisit and Crown servants', Australian Law Journal, vol. 30, 1956, p. 387. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Supreme Court and the High Court of Australia', Journal of Public Law, vol. 6, no. 2, 1957, p. 482. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Some Legal Assumptions of Constitutional Change', University of Western Australia Annual Law Review, vol. 4, 1957, p. 1. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Second Uniform Tax Case', Australian Law Journal, vol. 31, 1957, p. 347. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Book review', Australian Law Journal, vol. 32, 1958, p. 58. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Shield of the Crown Revisited', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 1, no. 2, 1958, p. 137. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Constructive desertion of children', Australian Law Journal, vol. 32, 1958, p. 42. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Law at the Australian National University', Journal of the Society of Public Teachers of Law, vol. 5, no. 1, 1959, p. 20. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Judge Martin Kriewaldt; Nine Years of the Northern Territory Supreme Court', Adelaide Law Review, vol. 1, no. 2, 1960, p. 148. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Federal Legal Persons and Dual Citizenship', University of Malaya Law Review, vol. 2, no. 1, 1960, p. 1. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Confirmation of provisional maintenance orders the British Commonwealth system', Australian Law Journal, vol. 34, 1960, p. 233. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'State Statutes and the Commonwealth', Tasmanian University Law Review, vol. 1, no. 4, 1961, p. 580. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The separation of powers in Australian federalism', Australian Law Journal, vol. 35, 1961, p. 177. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'More on O.D. Cars', Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, vol. 14, no. 2, 1961, p. 483. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Estoppel in Workmen's Compensation', Australian Law Journal, vol. 36, 1962, p. 91. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The legal structure of churches in Australia', Australian Political Studies, vol. 8, 1963, p. 15. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The legal structure of churches in Australia', APSA news, vol. 18, no. 1, 1963, p. 3. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Political Questions', University of Toronto Law Journal, vol. 15, no. 1, 1963, p. 49. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Federal-State Co-operation in Law Reform: Lessons of the Australian Uniform Companies Act', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 4, no. 2, 1963, p. 238. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Emergency Powers in Nigerian and Malayan Federalism', Malaya Law Review, vol. 6, no. 1, 1964, p. 83. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Judicial Administration: the subject and some applications', Journal of the Society of Public Teachers of Law, vol. 8, no. 4, 1965, p. 301. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Division of a Fused Legal Profession: The Australasian Experience', University of Toronto Law Journal, vol. 16, no. 2, 1965, p. 245. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Australian Constitution and the Australian Aborigine', Federal Law Review, vol. 2, no. 1, 1966, p. 17. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Ombudsman comes to Alberta', Alberta Law Review, vol. 6, no. 1, 1968, p. 95. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Commonwealth Copyright Act 1968', Australian Law Journal, vol. 43, 1969, p. 8. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Appeals to the Privy Council- Australia', Otago Law Review, vol. 2, no. 2, 1969, p. 138. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Legal Theory of Law Reform', University of Toronto Law Journal, vol. 20, no. 2, 1970, p. 183. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Privilege of Members of Parliament from Detention', University of Queensland Law Journal, vol. 7, no. 2, 1970, p. 226. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Constitution reconsidered', Australian External Territories, vol. 10, 1970, p. 2. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Administrative control of companies–the life insurance example', Australian Law Journal, vol. 44, 1970, p. 303. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Cooperative Federalism in Australia', Checkpoint, vol. 8, 1971, p. 3. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The criminal law cannot stand still', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, vol. 5, 1972, p. 137. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The British connection', Australian Law Journal, vol. 47, 1973, p. 113. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The Whitlam revolution in Australian federalism - Promise, Possibilities and Performance', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 10, 1976, p. 315. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Singulars, Plurals and Section 57 of the Constitution.', Federal Law Review, vol. 8, 1977, p. 45. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'Constitutional Issues in Australian Federalism', Publius: The Journal of Federalism, vol. 7, no. 3, 1977, p. 21. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The External Affairs Power of the Commonwealth and Koowarta's Case', Australian Quarterly, vol. 54, no. 4, 1982, p. 428. Details
  • Sawer, G, 'The External Affairs Power', Federal Law Review, vol. 14, no. 3, 1984, p. 199. Details
  • Sawer, G; Günther Doeker, 'The European Economic Community as a Constitutional System', Inter-American Law Review, vol. 4, no. 2, 1962, p. 217. Details

Report/Working Papers

  • Sawer, G, Submissions on self-government for the Australian Capital Territory, Government Printer, Canberra, 1969. Details

Online Resources