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The Resource Law and anthropology, edited by Michael Freeman and David Napier

Law and anthropology, edited by Michael Freeman and David Napier

Label
Law and anthropology
Title
Law and anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Freeman and David Napier
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Law and Anthropology' offers an insight into the state of law and anthropology scholarship today. Focusing on the inter-connections between the two disciplines it also includes case studies from around the world
Member of
Dewey number
340.115
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Freeman, Michael D. A
  • Napier, A. David
Series statement
  • Current legal issues
  • Current legal publications
Series volume
2008, vol. 12
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Law and anthropology
Label
Law and anthropology, edited by Michael Freeman and David Napier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : law and anthropology / Michael Freeman and David Napier -- Riding or killing the centaur : reflections on the identities of legal anthropology / Franz von Benda-Beckmann -- Law and anthropology : old relations, new relativities / Carol Greenhouse -- Law and anthropology in a "global" world : the challenge of dialogue / Christoph Eberhard -- Cultural conflicts / Annelise Riles -- Ethnography in ordinary case law / Rebecca R. French -- From tribal Tibet : the significance of the legal form / Fernanda Pirie -- Anthropological perspectives on legal pluralism and governance in a transnational world / Anne Griffiths -- Anthropologists in the Canadian courts / Elizabeth Cassell -- Legal foundations for the recognition of customary law in the post-colonial South Pacific / Erika J. Techera -- Indigeneity and the expert : negotiating identity in the case of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve / Maria Sapignoli -- The lie of the land : suturing the jural and the ritual in Fiji, Western Pacific / Allen Abramson -- The role of social representations in the production and application of the law : a case study of property law in Senegal / Caroline Plançon -- Categories of intellectual property and biodiversity in western inspired legal cultures / Claudia Ituarte-Lima -- Indigenous peoples and the right of political autonomy in an age of global legal pluralism / Steven Wheatley -- Relating to the subjects of human rights : the culture of agency in human rights discourse / Sally Engle Merry -- Multicultural interlegality? : negotiating family law in the context of Muslim legal pluralism in the UK / Samia Bano -- Professional integrity / Richard Abel -- Discipline exchange on swaps / Marie-Andrée Jacob -- Bestia sacer and Agamben's anthropological machine : biomedical/legal taxonomies as somatechnologies of human and nonhuman animals : ethico-political relations / Robin Mackenzie -- Framing the family in late imperial China : an anthropological glance at some family cases in the conspectus of penal cases (Xingan huilan) / Françoise Lauwaert -- The rules of Buddhist monks : issues of property and pollution / Malcolm Voyce
Control code
ocn551160996
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 569 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)551160996
Label
Law and anthropology, edited by Michael Freeman and David Napier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : law and anthropology / Michael Freeman and David Napier -- Riding or killing the centaur : reflections on the identities of legal anthropology / Franz von Benda-Beckmann -- Law and anthropology : old relations, new relativities / Carol Greenhouse -- Law and anthropology in a "global" world : the challenge of dialogue / Christoph Eberhard -- Cultural conflicts / Annelise Riles -- Ethnography in ordinary case law / Rebecca R. French -- From tribal Tibet : the significance of the legal form / Fernanda Pirie -- Anthropological perspectives on legal pluralism and governance in a transnational world / Anne Griffiths -- Anthropologists in the Canadian courts / Elizabeth Cassell -- Legal foundations for the recognition of customary law in the post-colonial South Pacific / Erika J. Techera -- Indigeneity and the expert : negotiating identity in the case of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve / Maria Sapignoli -- The lie of the land : suturing the jural and the ritual in Fiji, Western Pacific / Allen Abramson -- The role of social representations in the production and application of the law : a case study of property law in Senegal / Caroline Plançon -- Categories of intellectual property and biodiversity in western inspired legal cultures / Claudia Ituarte-Lima -- Indigenous peoples and the right of political autonomy in an age of global legal pluralism / Steven Wheatley -- Relating to the subjects of human rights : the culture of agency in human rights discourse / Sally Engle Merry -- Multicultural interlegality? : negotiating family law in the context of Muslim legal pluralism in the UK / Samia Bano -- Professional integrity / Richard Abel -- Discipline exchange on swaps / Marie-Andrée Jacob -- Bestia sacer and Agamben's anthropological machine : biomedical/legal taxonomies as somatechnologies of human and nonhuman animals : ethico-political relations / Robin Mackenzie -- Framing the family in late imperial China : an anthropological glance at some family cases in the conspectus of penal cases (Xingan huilan) / Françoise Lauwaert -- The rules of Buddhist monks : issues of property and pollution / Malcolm Voyce
Control code
ocn551160996
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 569 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)551160996

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