Law and globalization from below : towards a cosmopolitan legality /
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- Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
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- Law and globalization from below : towards a cosmopolitan legality / edited by Boaventura de Sousa Santos and César A. Rodríguez-Garavito.
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Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005
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- Physical Description:
xv, 395 p. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
9780521845403 (hardback)9780521607353 (paperback)0521845408 (hardbook)0521607353 (paperback)
Table of Contents
- Law, politics, and the subaltern in counter-hegemonic globalization /Boaventura de Sousa Santos and César A. Rodríguez-Garavito
- Beyond neoliberal governance : the World Social Forum as subaltern cosmopolitan politics and legality /Boaventura de Sousa Santos
- Nike's law : the anti-sweatshop movement, transnational corporations, and the struggle over international labor rights in the Americas /César A. Rodríguez-Garavito
- Corporate social responsibility : a case of hegemony and counter-hegemony /Ronen Shamir
- Campaigning for life : building a new transnational solidarity in the face of HIV/AIDS and TRIPS /Heinz Klug
- Negotiating informality within formality : land and housing in the Texas colonias /Jane E. Larson
- Local contact points at global divides : labor rights and immigrant rights as sites for cosmopolitan legality /Fran Ansley
- Limits of law in counter-hegemonic globalization : the Indian Supreme Court and the Narmada Valley struggle /Balakrishnan Rajagopal
- The Movement of the Landless (MST), juridical field, and legal change in Brazil /Peter P. Houtzager
- Indigenous rights, transnational activism, and legal mobilization : the struggle of the U'wa people in Colombia /César A. Rodríguez-Garavito and Luis Carlos Arenas
- Defensive and oppositional counter-hegemonic uses of international law : from the International Criminal Court to the common heritage of humankind /José Manuel Pureza
- Political and legal struggles over resources and democracy : experiences with gender budgeting in Tanzania /Mary Rusimbi and Marjorie Mbilinyi
- Two democracies, two legalities : participatory budgeting in Porto Alegre, Brazil /Boaventura de Sousa Santos
- Life, life world, and life chances: vulnerability and survival in Indian constitutional law /Shiv Visvanathan and Chandrika Parmar
- Bottom-up environmental law and democracy in the risk society : Portuguese experiences in the European context /João Arriscado Nunes, Marisa Matias, and Susana Costa.