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Listening to Law

James E K Parker

in Acoustic Jurisprudence: Listening to the Trial of Simon Bikindi

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198735809
eISBN:
9780191799778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735809.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter establishes the need for an acoustic jurisprudence. It begins with a brief history of the law–sound relation before addressing the fact that, even though certain strands of contemporary ... More


Child Welfare Removals by the State: A Cross-Country Analysis of Decision-Making Systems

Kenneth Burns, Tarja Pvsv, and Marit Skivenes (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190459567
eISBN:
9780190459581
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190459567.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

The book addresses one of the most important, but least researched proceedings, where the State intervenes in the private family sphere to remove children at risk to a place of safety, adoption, or ... More


The Expanding Spaces of Law: A Timely Legal Geography

Irus Braverman, Nicholas Blomley, and David Delaney (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804787185
eISBN:
9780804791878
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804787185.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Legal geography argues that nearly every aspect of law is located, takes place, is in motion, or has some spatial frame of reference. In other words, law is always “worlded” in some way. Likewise, ... More


Rules of Engagement: The Spatiality of Judicial Review

Melinda Harm Benson

in The Expanding Spaces of Law: A Timely Legal Geography

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804787185
eISBN:
9780804791878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804787185.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter explores the idea that litigation presupposes a space that has, to date, commanded little attention from legal geography. Legal systems and processes and their associated “rules of ... More


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