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Law & Empire in the Pacific

Fiji and Hawai"i (School of American Research Advanced Seminar Series.)

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Published by SAR Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hawaiians,
  • Government relations,
  • Chiefdoms,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • History,
  • Hawaii,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Nonfiction,
  • Social Science,
  • Congresses,
  • Fiji

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSally Engle Merry (Editor), Donald Lawrence Brenneis (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8800013M
    ISBN 101930618255
    ISBN 109781930618251

    The theme is Decolonisation and the Trans-Pacific, in tribute and response to the work of the late Pacific historian Tracey Banivanua Mar, and specifically her ground-breaking book Decolonisation and the Pacific: Indigenous Globalisation and the Ends of Empire (Cambridge University Press, ). Accept. We use cookies to improve your website experience. To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy. By closing this message, you are consenting to our use of menards.club: Christopher Waters. Read this book on Questia. This is a biographical study of John Gorrie, a Scottish lawyer born in who, in the second half of the nineteenth century, served as a judge and as chief justice in several multiracial colonies of the British empire including Mauritius, Fiji, and several Caribbean islands.


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Law & Empire in the Pacific: Fiji and Hawai`i. In this Book. SAR Press Focusing on the intimate relationship between law, culture, and the production of social knowledge, these essays re-center law in social theory.

The authors analyze the transition from chiefdom to capitalism, colonizers' racial and governmental ideologies, land and labor Cited by: Get this from a library.

Law & empire in the Pacific: Fiji and Hawaiʻi. [Sally Engle Merry; Donald Lawrence Brenneis;] -- "This book grew out of an advanced seminar held March [], at the School for American Research (SAR) in Santa Fe, New Mexico"--Page 9.

Law's Empire [Ronald Dworkin] on menards.club *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. With the incisiveness and lucid style for which he is renowned, Ronald Dworkin has written a masterful explanation of how the Anglo-American legal system works and on what principles it is grounded.

Law’s Empire is a full-length presentation of his theory of law that will be studied and debated―by scholars Cited by: Law & Empire in the Pacific: Fiji and Hawai'i (School of American Research Advanced Seminar Series) [Sally Engle Merry, Donald Brenneis, Donald Lawrence Brenneis] on menards.club *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Hawai'i and Fiji share strikingly similar histories of colonialism and plantation sugar production but display different legacies of ethnic conflict menards.club: Donald Brenneis.

Law's Empire is a text in legal philosophy by Ronald Dworkin, in Law & Empire in the Pacific book the author continues his criticism of the philosophy of legal positivism as promoted by H.L.A.

Hart during the middle to late 20th century. The book notably introduces Dworkin's Judge Hercules as an idealized version of a jurist with extraordinary legal skills who is able to challenge various predominating schools of Author: Ronald Dworkin.

Law was a central mechanism in these colonial endeavors, as it is in all colonial projects. It is not often theorized as central to the process of colonial-ism, nor are its complicated effects usually analyzed in colonial situa-tions. Yet, as the chapters in this book demonstrate, law is critical to Sally Engle Merry and Donald Brenneis 6Cited by: Empire College School of Law is located in Santa Rosa, California.

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Surveys the history of the British empire in the Pacific islands with the purpose of placing the end of empire in this region in the context of the wider history of decolonization.

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