Ranciere and Law

Author:   Monica Lopez Lerma ,  Julen Etxabe (University of Helsinki, Finland)
Publisher:   Taylor & Francis Ltd
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9780367232450


Pages:   210
Publication Date:   09 May 2019
Format:   Paperback
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This book is the first to approach Jacques Ranciere's work from a legal perspective. A former student of Louis Althusser, Ranciere is one of the most important contemporary French philosophers of recent decades: offering an original and path-breaking way to think politics, democracy and aesthetics. Ranciere's work has received wide and increasing critical attention, but no study exists so far that reflects on the wider implications of Ranciere for law and for socio-legal studies. Although Ranciere does not pay much specific attention to law-and there is a strong temptation to identify law with what he terms the police order -much of Ranciere's historical work highlights the creative potential of law and legal language, with important legal implications and ramifications. So, rather than excavate the Rancierean corpus for isolated statements about the law, this volume reverses such a method and asks: what would a Ranciere-inspired legal theory look like? Bringing together specialists and scholars in different areas of law, critical theory and philosophy, this rethinking of law and socio-legal studies through Ranciere provides an original and important engagement with a range of contemporary legal topics, including constituent power and democracy, legal subjectivity, human rights, practices of adjudication, refugees, the nomos of modernity, and the sensory configurations of law. It will, then, be of considerable interest to those working in these areas.

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Author:   Monica Lopez Lerma ,  Julen Etxabe (University of Helsinki, Finland)
Publisher:   Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint:   Routledge
ISBN:  

9780367232450


ISBN 10:   0367232456
Pages:   210
Publication Date:   09 May 2019
Audience:   College/higher education ,  Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Forthcoming
Availability:   Not yet available   Availability explained
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Table of Contents

Introduction: Ranciere and the Possibility of Law Monica Lopez Lerma and Julen Etxabe Part I- Law Without Method 1. Ranciere and the Dramaturgy of Law Julen Etxabe Part II- From The Rights Of Subjects To The Subjects Of Rights 2. Fight for your Rights: Refugees, Resistance, and Disagreement Ari Hirvonen 3. Ranciere and the Legal Subject: Coming to Terms with non-Existence Susanna Lindroos-Hovinheimo 4. Ranciere, Human Rights, and the Limits of Politics of Process Tom Frost Part III- Democracy, State, And Globalization 5. The Constitution of the Constitution: Democratic Legitimacy and Public Discourse Eric Heinze 6. Ranciere and Schmitt: Sons of Ares? Panu Minkkinen Part IV- Law And Aesthetics 7. Un-Doing Law: Public Art as Contest Over Meanings Petr Agha 8. Representing Law in the Holocaust or Seeking the Unrepresented: Undoing the Legacy of Nuremberg Wayne Morrison 9. Justice Between Terror and Law Monica Lopez Lerma

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Monica Lopez Lerma is based at Reed College (USA) and Julen Etxabe is based at the University of Helsinki, Finland

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