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Critical beings : law, nation and the global subject

Author: Peter Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Aldershot : Ashgate, ©2004.
Series: Law, justice and power.
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The role of such people as the refugee, the immigrant and the subjugated minority is explored in this book, together with their attendant legal regimes, in the persistent but ever unsettled processes  Read more...


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Genre/Form: études diverses
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Fitzpatrick
ISBN: 0754622886 9780754622888
OCLC Number: 716997942
Description: XX, 226 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. The Fiction of the State of Nature in Real Time : The Social Contract, International Human Rights and the Refugee / Jill Stauffer --
2. National Identity and Refugee Law / Sarah Kyambi --
3. Refugees, Nations, Laws and the Territorialization of Violence / Patricia Tuitt --
4. On Being, Nation and Citizenship in Sri Lanka : Going Beyond the Ontological Hermeneutic of the Buddhist Cosmos / Roshan De Silva --
5. Making People Illegal / Catherine Dauvergne --
6. Constitutional (U) Topology : the (Dis) Appearance of Ireland / Patrick Hanafin --
7. Terminal Legality? Human Rights and Critical Being / Peter Fitzpatrick --
8. The Paradox of Human Rights / Paul A. Passavant --
9. Global Formations : IMF Conditionality and the South as Legal Subject / Sundhya Pahuja --
10. Ejecting an Inside : An Essay on the Politics of the Contemporary American Immigration State / Kunal Parker --
11. Mapping Territories of Legality : An Exploratory Cartography of an Emerging Female Global Subject / Denise Ferreira da Silva.
Series Title: Law, justice and power.
Responsibility: ed. by Peter Fitzpatrick and Patricia Tuitt.


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