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Democratic Sovereignty and Transnational Law: On Legal Utopianism and Democratic Skepticism

Seyla Benhabib

in Critical Theory in Critical Times: Transforming the Global Political and Economic Order

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231181518
eISBN:
9780231543620
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231181518.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Critics of legal cosmopolitanism and global constitutionalism have often pointed to an alleged zero-sum conflict between democratic sovereignty and a particular class of international legal norms: ... More


Human Rights, Sovereignty, and the Responsibility to Protect

Cristina Lafont

in Critical Theory in Critical Times: Transforming the Global Political and Economic Order

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231181518
eISBN:
9780231543620
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231181518.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

In 2005 the General Assembly unanimously endorsed the Responsibility-to-Protect doctrine. This led to heated debates that suggest that principled commitments to human rights and sovereignty are on a ... More


Sovereignty and Complex Interdependence: Some Surprising Indications of their Compatibility

Charles Sabel

in Ideas That Matter: Democracy, Justice, Rights

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190904951
eISBN:
9780190904982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190904951.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Even as democratic sovereignty and globalization are increasingly seen as incompatible in theory, this chapter argues that, in some important realms, they are proving compatible in practice. As ... More


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