Essays about: "Legal Pluralism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the words Legal Pluralism.

  1. 1. THE KADHIS' COURTS IN KENYA. Towards Enhancing Access to Justice for Muslim Women

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Kevin Wanyonyi; [2016]
    Keywords : Kadhis; Kadhis’ Courts; Legal Pluralism; Access to justice; Muslim women.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The legal framework in Kenya today is akin to a ‘right-angled triangle’ with the African Traditional Society as the hypotenuse, the Islamic law as the adjacent side and the English law as the opposite side. These ‘Pythagorean’ triples have informed both the Kenyan Family law history and practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Aiding and abetting international crimes : in the light of international legal pluralism

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Olofsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Folkrätt;

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  3. 3. Corruption in a Culture of Štela: Understanding Informal: Transactions in Bosnia and Hercegovina

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Leila Farjani; [2016]
    Keywords : Corruption; Bosnia; Transparency International; Living Law: Legal Pluralism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The focus of this thesis is to explore why petty corruption dominates and persists in Bosnian society despite the major anti-corruption efforts of Bosnian government and international organisations. By approaching corruption from a social-legal perspective, this thesis aims to explore the local experiences, social norms and morality of informal transactions in Bosnian society. READ MORE

  4. 4. Constructing and anticipating conflict : how Madrid prepares for wolves

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Sara Garrido Espinosa; [2016]
    Keywords : Iberian wolf; human–wildlife conflict; perspectives; deliberative democracy; agonistic pluralism; Spain;

    Abstract : The return of the Iberian wolf (Canis lupus signatus) to the capital of Spain where the large carnivore was absent for decades opens up a plural landscape of opinions, attitudes and understandings. Using a phenomenological approach, actors involved were interviewed to assess perspectives, understandings and expectations regarding landscape, livelihood and wildlife conservation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring the reasons behind persistent low-level corruption in Hungary by looking into (the absence of) formally reported wrongdoings: “The less said, the better”.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Fanni Gyurko; [2015]
    Keywords : living law; legal pluralism; low-level corruption; whistleblowing; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This master thesis in Sociology of Law explored the persistency of low-level corruption in post-communist Hungary. By adopting an anthropological approach 20 unstructured in-depth interviews were conducted in Hungarian language. The main focus of the research was on how law actually works. READ MORE