Centre for Legal Theory

Preview Symposium ‘In Pursuit of Pluralist Jurisprudence’
(funded by Singapore Ministry of Education Academic Research Fund Tier1)

Nicole ROUGHAN & Andrew HALPIN

Symposium to be held at the Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore
26 May 2017

CLT will be hosting a preview symposium for the book that Andrew Halpin and Nicole have co-edited, In Pursuit of Pluralist Jurisprudence (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming 2017). The preview symposium will feature commentary on the book from Mike Dowdle, Victor Ramraj (University of Victoria), Richard Collins (University College, Dublin), Kirsty Gover (Melbourne), Norman Ho (Peking University of Transnational Law) and Jason Allen (University of Cambridge, PhD)

Details of the book can be found in: http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/law/jurisprudence/pursuit-pluralist-jurisprudence?format=HB

Registration is by invitation only.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction Nicole Roughan and Andrew Halpin
2. Do lawyers need a theory of legal pluralism? Roger Cotterrell
3. Legal reasoning in pluralist jurisprudence: the practice of the relational imagination Maksymilian Del Mar
4. Pluralising constitutional jurisprudence Cormac Mac Amhlaigh
5. Law and recognition: towards a relational concept of law Ralf Michaels
6. The many uses of law. Interactional law as a bridge between instrumentalism and law's values Sanne Taekema
7. Why the state? Joseph Raz
8. A genealogical perspective on pluralist jurisprudence Detlef von Daniels
9. Two conceptions of pluralist jurisprudence Stefan Sciaraffa
10. The gap between global law and global justice: a preliminary analysis Neil Walker
11. Plural pluralities of law Margaret Davies
12. Postcolonial jurisprudence and the pluralist turn: from making space to being in place Kirsten Anker
13. Legal pluralism and the value of the rule of law Martin Krygier
14. Conclusion: the pursuits and promises of pluralist jurisprudence Nicole Roughan and Andrew Halpin

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