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Law's ethical, global and theoretical contexts : essays in honour of William Twining / edited by Upendra Baxi, Christopher McCrudden, Abdul Paliwala.

Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015.

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  • Title:
    Law's ethical, global and theoretical contexts : essays in honour of William Twining / edited by Upendra Baxi, Christopher McCrudden, Abdul Paliwala.
  • Contributor: William Twining 1934- honouree.;
    Upendra Baxi;
    Christopher McCrudden;
    Abdul Paliwala
  • Subjects: Twining, William, 1934-; Law -- Philosophy; Law and ethics; Law -- Moral and ethical aspects; Law -- Interpretation and construction; Human rights; Constitutional law;
    Dewey: 340.1
  • Publication Details: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: An intellectual journey with William Twining : an interview (Manuel Atienza -- and Raymundo Gama) -- Resituating Twining's discovery of Bentham's fragment on 'torture' amidst the 21st century ce 'terror wars' (Upendra Baxi) -- Human rights and traditional values (Christopher McCrudden) -- Southern voices in transitional justice : a critical reflection on human rights and transition" (Fionnuala Ni Aolain) -- Human rights and Latin American southern voices (Oscar Guardiola-Rivera) -- Towards a socio-legal theory of indignation (Boaventura de Sousa Santos) -- Towards a cosmopolitan pluralist theory of constitutionalism (Gavin W Anderson) -- The state and constitutionalism in post-colonial societies in Africa (Yash Ghai -- and Jill Cottrell) -- Comparative law, rights, and the environment (John McEldowney) -- Homage and heresy from a licensed subversive : theorising paradigm change in transnational economic regulation (Jane Kelsey) -- Digital thoughtways : technology, jurisprudence, and global justice (Abdul -- Paliwala) -- Twining on Llewellyn and legal realism (Fred Schauer) -- Theorizing as activity : transnational legal theory in context (Peer -- Zumbansen) -- Does global legal pluralism need a concept of law? (Roger Cotterrell) -- How to do things with legislation, or, 'everything depends on the context' (David Miers) -- How to do things with standards (Jeremy Waldron) -- Glimmers of an awakening within analytical jurisprudence (Brian Z. Tamanaha).
  • Identifier: ISBN 9781107116405 (hbk.) : £79.99; BNB GBB5F7811; System number: 017602584
  • Notes: Formerly CIP.
    Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Physical Description: xv, 408 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 27 cm.
  • Series: Law in context
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection YC.2017.b.436
  • UIN: BLL01017602584

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