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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (1): 37–62.
Published: 01 January 2014
... . Konfessionsbildung: Studien zur Reformation, Gegenreformation und katholischen Reform . Stuttgart : Klett-Cotta . Ian Hunter Religious Freedom in Early Modern Germany: Theology, Philosophy, and Legal Casuistry Introduction ​In 1586 Andreas Erstenberger...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (1): 182–192.
Published: 01 January 2020
... across Borders: From Victim-hood to Feminist Struggles .” South Atlantic Quarterly 118 , no. 3 : 670 – 77 . https://doi.org/10.1215/00382876-7616236 . Romano Santi . 1917 . The Legal Order . Abingdon, UK : Routledge . Trevisanut Seline . 2010 . “ Search and Rescue...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 396–405.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Saki Bailey; Maria Edgarda Marcucci This essay explores the legal and political dimensions of the occupation of the Teatro Valle in Rome and the transformation of the theater into a common goods foundation. The theater workers, acting together as a social movement for the protection of cultural...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (1): 179–204.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Eithne Luibhéid “Illegal” status is commonly conceived as stemming from migrants' undesirable characters, yet recent scholarship has shown that “legal” and “illegal” statuses are created through political processes and relations of power that require critical scrutiny. This essay expands the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (4): 707–725.
Published: 01 October 2017
... a source of an alternative legality (the law of the commons). But can law be appropriated and used as part of a more general project of radical transformation? What is the relationship between the law of the commons and Revolution? To think of these problematic issues one can revaluate the question...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (2): 447–463.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Cheryl Suzack This essay undertakes a cultural analysis of law and literature to analyze the relationship between the Supreme Court of Canada's reasoning in Delgamuukw and Eden Robinson's novel Monkey Beach . It shows how legal texts enact a foreclosure of social space by transforming human...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2019) 118 (4): 877–893.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Maria Rosaria Marella Cities are quintessentially human and collective products. All urban space is the product of social cooperation. Therefore not just the “public” space but the metropolis as a whole must be considered as a commons. This assumption is not neutral from a legal point of view. It...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (2): 353–369.
Published: 01 April 2020
... contempt, among other legal tools. Based on my direct experience with injunctions and contempt in BC as an activist legal support organizer and a settler ally, this article argues that the reliance on injunctions by extractive industries embroils the courts and police in struggles over public and/or...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (1): 109–128.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Ratna Kapur This article describes the competing models of secularism that have been debated and contested in postcolonial India. I focus on the constitutional legal discourse and judicial pronouncements on the meaning of secularism in India and on the increasing influence of the Hindu Right—a...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (3): 621–628.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Jennifer M. Chacón Over the past two decades, the US government has expanded immigration detention to unprecedented levels. This essay explores the social and doctrinal origins of the immigration detention boom and provides a critique of the legal doctrines that continue to insulate immigration...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (1): 195–203.
Published: 01 January 2015
... settle for lower salaries. Other factors include competition within the job market between day laborers from different countries and with different legal statuses, the segregation of seasonal workers from the local population, and the impact of the caporalato (gang-master) system, an illegal form of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (3): 571–596.
Published: 01 July 2008
... deterrent consequences of a sentence of death will outweigh the punishment's deleterious consequences from a utilitarian perspective; and so on. Yet, even the most cursory examination of the cultural, legal, and political roles of capital punishment as it is actually institutionalized (or not...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (4): 809–831.
Published: 01 October 2008
... through the scholarly lens of white settler colonialism, why not Latin America? In this essay, I attempt to answer these questions through an analysis of the confrontation of racial ideologies that occurred between Mexicans and Anglos in the U.S. Southwest. Legally, Mexican Americans were considered part...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (2): 465–486.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Jolene Rickard Multiple expressions of sovereignty beyond a narrow legal interpretation are discussed through the artwork of contemporary Iroquois artists, G. Peter Jemison (Seneca), Alan Michelson (Mohawk), Samuel Thomas (Cayuga), and Marie Watt (Seneca). Michelson's installation at the Massena...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2019) 118 (4): 839–855.
Published: 01 October 2019
... know as private law. Private law is considered to be a product of modern legal theory which is radically tied with public law. The two are meant to have the very same logical form—individuality—which was the premise for the social relation of capital to be established. The pivot of this legal maneuver...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 221–239.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Christopher Freeburg In his essays, James Baldwin emphasizes that white supremacy is a historical trap, which legally and socially debases both whites and blacks. Baldwin claims, however, that if whites recognize it, they can release themselves. In reconsidering Baldwin as a spokesperson of the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (2): 405–410.
Published: 01 April 2016
... as a technology to govern cells and reproductive materials in a new pharmaco-pornographic arrangement of the nation-state. Sexual reproduction does not happen between legal subjects, fathers and mothers, or in marital beds, but within cells, between bacteria; it is simply and delightfully chromosomal...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2019) 118 (3): 573–594.
Published: 01 July 2019
... an early model for doing critical race and legal studies with critical disability studies. Although Williams does not use the term disability in her early work, I argue that her preoccupation with thinking vulnerability and rights together indicates an attempt to account for forms of disablement...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (2): 430–438.
Published: 01 April 2018
..., underpaid, and underprotected sector. Because domestic work is not generally understood to be “real work,” it tends not to have the same legal labor protections that other sectors enjoy. The essay draws on research with Filipino migrants to illustrate the limitations of current state efforts at protection...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (2): 267–289.
Published: 01 April 2018
... regime since the “summer of migration” in 2015. Taken together, these examples illustrate three aspects of processes of recuperation: first, that legal changes often only formalize previously informal practices of recuperation, second, that the framing of migration in terms of crisis functions as a...