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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 277–290.
Published: 01 August 2020
... the waxing and waning phases of the modern state. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 East India Company legal pluralism modern state legal authority sovereignty 53. Robins, Corporation that Changed the World , 15 . 54. For a discussion of the nature of this...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 513–527.
Published: 01 December 2019
... practices, structures, and methods of reasoning of the Hanafi and Shafi‘i legal schools ( madhhabs ) to argue in favor of the employment of astronomical calculations for ritual purposes. Though these were anomalous positions at variance from the dominant evidentiary regime that privileged perception over...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 601–615.
Published: 01 December 2007
...James Dunkerley © 2007 by Duke University Press 2007 Americas Plural: Old Wine in New Bottles? James Dunkerley Properly the denomination “America” belongs to the entire hemisphere, as Jefferson recognized when he wrote to Alexander von Humboldt in 1813 that, “America has a...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 367–374.
Published: 01 December 2018
... the World . New York : Columbia University Press , 2004 . Chiba Masaji . “ Legal Pluralism in Sri Lankan Society: Toward a General Theory of Non- Western Law .” Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law 25 , no. 33 ( 1993 ): 197 – 212 . Cohn Bernard S. “ Anthropological...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 257–265.
Published: 01 August 2020
... Richard . “ The Long Arm of the Law: London's Law Firms in a Globalising World Economy .” Environment and Planning 31 ( 1999 ): 1857 – 76 . Benda-Beckmannn Franz von , and von Benda-Beckmannn Keebet . “ The Dynamics of Change and Continuity in Plural Legal Orders .” Journal of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 355–371.
Published: 01 August 2011
... Colonial ity were obscure, and expensive. estate investment in the Singapore of the sec- English Given the plural legal orders and legal ond half of the nineteenth century, the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 421–433.
Published: 01 December 2020
... territorial fragmentation, legal plurality, layered structures of authority, and an ambiguous distribution of sovereign and jurisdictional rights. 13 Official projects of federation in the twentieth century sought to codify a post-1857 imperial constitution consisting of “two Indias”: the British Indian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 169–182.
Published: 01 May 2012
... worldviews depending on the degree of transparency or opacity, the material structure, and — most important — the veils’ position in relation to the subject. Consequently, “the veil” as such does not exist; there is rather a plurality of different types of veils, for example, the veil of Isis, the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 8–23.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., liberal, and legal-juridical conceptions of citizenship and political practice are ineffective analytics in the context of Africanization efforts and racialized expulsion in Uganda; and (2) the tendency to erase people of South Asian descent from the study of normative state-society relations and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2018
... International Law to Imperial Constitutions: The Problem of Quasi- Sovereignty, 1870 – 1900 .” Law and History Review 26 , no. 3 ( 2008 ): 595 – 619 . Benton Lauren . “ Historical Perspectives on Legal Pluralism .” Hague Journal on the Rule of Law 3 , no. 1 ( 2011 ): 57 – 69...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 375–384.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Upendra Baxi This conversation is largely about the ways of doing and writing histories: whether legal/juridical or social histories of law. The difference between the two genres is briefly explored in Baxi’s essay, but obviously more collaborative work is needed. As concerns histories of human...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 674–685.
Published: 01 December 2012
... conditions that are missing in the Arab world. In spite of the increasing popularity of civil society activism founded on religious beliefs and the West’s vigorous promotion of associational life as a policy tool to induce political change, the social, political, and legal conditions for a potentially...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 361–373.
Published: 01 December 2019
...: Patriarchy, Pluralism, and Personal Status Laws . London : I. B. Tauris , 2016 . Vogel Frank E. Islamic Law and Legal System: Studies of Saudi Arabia . Leiden : Brill , 2000 . Walbridge Linda . The Most Learned of the Shi‘a: The Institution of the Marja‘ Taqlid . Oxford : Oxford...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 423–438.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., Legal Pluralism, and Gender Equality in India . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2011 . Som Reba . “ Jawaharlal Nehru and the Hindu Code: A Victory of Symbol over Substance? ” Modern Asian Studies 28 , no. 1 ( 1994 ): 165 – 94 . Stoler Ann L. “ Colonial Archives...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 220–221.
Published: 01 May 2016
... various glish at Brandeis University. Her dissertation research legal domains in international criminal tribunals, focused on literary connections between South Asia legal pluralism and the export and spread of interna- and Latin America in the twentieth century. Her next...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 338–339.
Published: 01 August 2006
... of Social Work. She is preparing a doctoral thesis titled “Legal Pluralism and Confl ict Resolution in Criminal Cases in the West of the Republic of the Ivory Coast: Case Studies with the Wê and at the Tribunal of Man.” ...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 191–202.
Published: 01 August 2006
... legisla- doctoral thesis, “Legal Pluralism and Confl ict St uth Asia, tion as nemo censitur ignorare legem (no one should Resolution in Criminal Affairs: Case-Study ignore the law). The question of whether French among the Wê and at the Correctional Tribu...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 53–58.
Published: 01 August 2002
... This articulation underscores the need for distinctiveness but Rudolph and Lloyd I Rudolph, “Living with Difference in solidarity with other marginalized segments of the society, India: Legal Pluralism and Legal Universalism in Historical claims a definite space within the body politic but free from...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 223–224.
Published: 01 August 2020
... investigating four interrelated themes: race, internationalism, the law, and, finally, forms of temporality in history. The opening section, “Race, Law, and Exception,” organized by Sarah Ghabrial focuses on the erasure of complex legal legacies of colonial history and the history of imperial violence from...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 214–226.
Published: 01 May 2005
... various and the Cairo the from records legal century...