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Title Laws of the postcolonial / edited by Eve Darian-Smith and Peter Fitzpatrick.

Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 main  342-SM LA    Available
Description vi, 309 pages ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent.
unmediated n rdamedia.
volume nc rdacarrier.
Series Law, meaning, and violence.
Law, meaning, and violence.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Laws of the postcolonial / Peter Fitzpatrick and Eve Darian-Smith -- Approaching anxiety / Colin Perrin -- Passions out of place / Peter Fitzpatrick -- Moral geography of liberty / Paul A. Passavant -- Francisco de Vitoria and the colonial origins of international law / Antony Anghie -- Islamic law and English texts / John Strawson -- The view from the international plane / Annelise Riles -- Subalternity and international law / Dianne Otto -- An ontological approach to constitutionalism in Sri Lanka / Roshan de Silva -- Postcolonialism : the emperor's new clothes? / Jeannine Purdy -- Rites of passage into the global village / Rolando Gaete -- From law to popular justice / Alan Norrie -- Rabies rides the fast train / Eve Darian-Smith.
Subject Legal polycentricity.
Multiculturalism -- Law and legislation.
Cultural relativism.
Culture and law.
Added Author Darian-Smith, Eve, 1963-
Fitzpatrick, Peter, 1941-