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For Martin Chanock : essays on law and society

Author: Martin Chanock; Stephen Ellmann; Heinz Klug; Penelope Andrews; La Trobe University.
Publisher: Annandale, NSW : The Federation Press, 2010.
Series: Law in context (Bundoora, Vic.), volume 28, no. 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Martin Chanock's insights into the construction of African 'customary' law and the architecture of South African racial oppression provide the starting points for this volume, which includes: * Professor Martin Chanock?s preview of his book on the difficult history of African constitutionalism, and the potential promise of a return to a living customary law; * Professor Chris Arup on the ways that cause lawyering  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Material Type: Biography, Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Chanock; Stephen Ellmann; Heinz Klug; Penelope Andrews; La Trobe University.
ISBN: 9781862878969 186287896X
OCLC Number: 809616003
Notes: "Edited from La Trobe University."
Proceedings of symposium in honour of Martin Chanock.
Description: 144 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : in praise of Martin Chanock / Stephen Ellmann, Heinz Klug and Penelope Andrews --
This one is from the ladies : thank you Martin Chanock, honorary African feminist / Fareda Banda --
Talking the talk and walking the walk : how can the development of African customary law be understood? / Julia Sloth-Nielson and Lea Mwambene --
Out of Africa : reading Martin Chanock's scholarship in the global North / Jonathan Todres --
'Building a nation' : the judicial role in South Africa / Hugh Corder --
A bittersweet heritage : learning from The Making of Soth African Legal Culture / Stephen Ellmann --
The cause lawyer's cause / Frank Munger --
Educating cause lawyers in Australia after South Africa / CJ Arup --
Constitutionalism, democracy and Africa : constitutionalism upside down / Martin Chanock.
Series Title: Law in context (Bundoora, Vic.), volume 28, no. 2.
Other Titles: Essays on law and society
Responsibility: editors, Stephen Ellmann, Heinz Klug and Penelope Andrews.
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Martin Chanock's insights into the construction of African 'customary' law and the architecture of South African racial oppression provide the starting points for this volume.  Read more...

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