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Looking for Law in All the Wrong Places: Justice Beyond and Between

Marianne Constable, Leti Volpp, and Bryan Wagner

Abstract

For many inside and outside the legal academy, the right place to look for law is in constitutions, statutes, and judicial opinions. This book looks for law in the "wrong places"-sites and spaces in which no formal law appears. These may be geographic regions beyond the reach of law, everyday practices ungoverned or ungovernable by law, or works of art that have escaped law's constraints. Looking for Law in All the Wrong Places brings together essays by leading scholars of anthropology, cultural studies, history, law, literature, political science, race and ethnic studies, religion, and rhetor ... More

Keywords: culture, ethnic studies, humanities, justice, law, law and literature, text

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780823283712
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: January 2020 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823283712.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Marianne Constable, editor
University of California, Berkeley

Leti Volpp, editor
University of California, Berkeley

Bryan Wagner, editor
University of California, Berkeley

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