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16 November 2020

When Constitutional Law Imagines Foreigners

A Comparative Cultural Analysis of Columbian and American Jurisprudence by Louis Imbert Foreigners are not exempt from the vision of the law proposed by American […]
3 July 2020

How Private International Law Reveals our Relationship to the Other

How does private international law structure and reveal our relationship to alterity? How does this discipline, which may appear to be far-removed from both national […]
1 July 2020

How Private international Law Reveals our Relationship to the Other

How does private international law structure and reveal our relationship to alterity? How does this discipline, which may appear to be far-removed from both national […]
18 May 2020

Competing Perspectives on Climate Change and Gender

by Helena Alviar Garcia, Law School* Do environmental depredation and climate change affect women differently from men? This question has been asked by feminists and […]
13 February 2020
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Public Deontology: From Principles to Practices

The growing demand for deontology is affecting an increasing number of professions and missions, from politicians, civil servants and medical professions to journalists and scientists. […]
10 July 2019
Title: Iron White Man, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show

Indian lessons

Louis Assier-Andrieu took his first steps in research alongside Claude Lévi-Strauss. As an anthropologist, and then historian, sociologist, and lawyer, he has long conducted field […]
25 October 2018

What civil and administrative law have in common

When preparing to become a lawyer * in France, it is necessary to choose fairly rapidly the branch to specialise in: private or public law. […]
9 April 2018
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To describe law is to transform it

Day after day thousands of lawyers produce writings – memorandums, academic articles, pedagogical material, etc. – that do not have the force of law in […]
27 February 2017
Frontispice des documents émanant du ministère de la Justice au XIXe siècle. Crédits : ministère de la Justice

Elected officials and institutions

From elected officials to democracy, trust is lacking As underscored by Luc Rouban, Daniel Boy and Jean Chiche in their analysis of the first trust […]