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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 117–137.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Claude Lefort Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 International Law, Human Rights, and Politics claude lefort Translated by Jesse Cordes Selbin Translator’s Introduction We frequently imagine that laws are set in place and that historical events either do or do not conform...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 235–247.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Genevieve Renard Painter A review of Esmeir Samera , Juridical Humanity: A Colonial History ( Palo Alto : Stanford University Press , 2012 ). Cited in the text as jh . Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 A Figure in Law and the Archive Samera Esmeir and the Making of Juridical...
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Qui Parle (2003) 14 (1): 21–47.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Gordon Hull Copyright © 2003 Qui Parle 2003 DIGITAL COPYRIGHT AND THE POSSIBILITY OF PURE LAW Gordon Hull The word "enforceability" reminds us that there is no such thing as law that doesn't imply in itself, a priori...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 179–202.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Rajbir Singh Judge A review of Julia Stephens , Governing Islam: Law, Empire, and Secularism in Modern South Asia ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2018 ); Brinkley Messick , Sharīʿa Scripts: A Historical Anthropology ( New York : Columbia University Press , 2018...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 251–266.
Published: 01 June 2018
... and intellectual press Verso, Miéville himself is exceptionally qualified to produce a novelistic work devoted to 1917. Politically, he is a long-standing member of multiple left-wing groups and parties, mostly Trotskyist, as well as the author of a dissertation on Marxism and international law. 2 Much more...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (2): 271–280.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Marianne Constable The use of the saying “Actions speak louder than words” renders problematic both political and legal judgments. With its often excruciating attention to language, law in particular insists on maintaining relations between speech and reality or between words and the truths...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 June 2020
... to courts for review and release. Kafka’s Trial , which brought this kind of legal nightmare into focus, proves relevant for understanding the temporal sequence by which the expectation of justice through law is confounded and negated. Over and against the expectation that a set of legal procedures...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 145–177.
Published: 01 June 2020
... on the welfare state as caught up between welfarist universality, industrial-capitalist expansion, and sovereign territoriality. Drawing on Foucault’s work, these different logics of statehood are analyzed as evolving constellations of law, discipline, and security. Danish immigration policy mutates over time so...
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Qui Parle (2009) 18 (1): 111–180.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Europe and those in the Byzantine and Muslim worlds—had always consisted of theology and law. It was only with the Enlightenment (and above all with Humboldt’s founding of the University of Berlin) that the faculty of philosophy would gain the status of the fundamental faculty within...
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Qui Parle (2014) 22 (2): 31–56.
Published: 01 December 2014
... This confl uence of ostentatious self- presentation with infamous debauchery and blas- phemous performance art may have been factors in Horsley’s bar- ment at the border, though none of these were excludable offenses in US immigration law. The offi cial charge was “moral turpitude,” the evidence...
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Qui Parle (2015) 24 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 June 2015
.... Ac- cording to Derrida, “ipseity” is the capacity for self-causation: “the power that gives itself its own law.”6 He takes the term from the Latin intensive pronoun ipse, which means “- self,” as in himself (ipse), her- self (ipsa), itself (ipsum). The principle of ipseity empowers...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 63–80.
Published: 01 June 2013
... their prospects today and in the fu- ture.”1 Moyn’s basic argument is that international human rights is a relatively new invention. Whereas other histories have insisted on seeing human rights as a manifestation and refi nement of a set of ideas that could be traced back to natural law and the French...
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Qui Parle (2000) 12 (1): 145–176.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Christopher Peterson Copyright © 2000 Qui Parle 2000 RESENTING AIDS: PARANOIA, PUNISHMENT, PERFORMATIVITY Christopher Peterson The "purpose of law" . . . is absolutely the last thing to employ in the history of the origin of law...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (2): 535–552.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., focus on how US law specifically became a key site of analysis for understanding the historical process of Asian American racialization. For more extensive discussions, see Shimakawa , National Abjection ; Cheng , Melancholy of Race ; Chuh and Shimakawa , “Adjudicating Asian America”; Lowe...
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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 35–75.
Published: 01 June 2014
... grave. These mothers, accompanied by men and children who are the relatives of the disappeared, as well as a handful of activist law- yers and human- rights defenders, hold red carnations and often wear white headscarves that have become symbolic of their relent- less search for their children...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 249–252.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 Contributors megan alvarado saggese is a graduate student in rhetoric at the University of California, Berkeley. antony anghie is Samuel D. Thurman Professor of Law in the S. J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. His re- search...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 81–93.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Seyla Benhabib Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 Moving beyond False Binarisms On Samuel Moyn’s The Last Utopia seyla benhabib Rarely in intellectual history has a concept fi red the imagination of scholars across disciplines as divergent as law, philosophy, his- tory, and cultural...
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Qui Parle (2001) 12 (2): 179–200.
Published: 01 December 2001
... of political futurity. What is surprising, particularly in light of 2i2ek's aphoristic call for "proper political hatred," is his mod- eling of the revolutionary "breakout" upon the passage from Judaism to Christianity, a passage he locates in Saint Paul's abrogation of Ju- daic Law in favor of pure...
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Qui Parle (2001) 12 (2): 201–218.
Published: 01 December 2001
... of political futurity. What is surprising, particularly in light of 2i2ek's aphoristic call for "proper political hatred," is his mod- eling of the revolutionary "breakout" upon the passage from Judaism to Christianity, a passage he locates in Saint Paul's abrogation of Ju- daic Law in favor of pure...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 157–167.
Published: 01 December 2013
... is condemned to gradually yet inexorably lose its transcendence, to reinforce the coupling or the “Same” of man and the rule. The Law is so little made for man that it is con- demned, even though it should have been emancipatory, to chain the individual more and more intensely...