Tibetan pastoral ecological customary law and cultural

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.15 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The aim of the course is to provide an introduction to the various ways in which the nature of law, legality, and legal behaviour have been interpreted by the mainstream theoretical approaches in socio-legal studies. First, I would like to thank Roger Alford and VJIL Editor-in-Chief Chris Ripple for the groundwork they’ve done to create this blogging opportunity. Similarly, nobody co...
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The application of customary law in southern Africa: The

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.98 MB Downloadable formats: PDF But the rule of Mexican law is not, for although Canadian officials can decide whether or not to apply it, they can neither change it nor repeal it, and best explanation for its existence and content makes no reference to Canadian society or its political system. The history of crime begins in the first book of the Bible which dates back at least seven thousand years. You wou...
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Ao Naga customary laws

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.72 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The Hegemony that is practiced among Igbo men, which is also supported by the law, has given them the impression that they can do whatever they please and get away with it. Bellaizac-Hurtado, 700 F.3d 1245, 1252 (11th Cir. 2012). These solidarity rules evolved spontaneously as individuals utilized ostracism instead of violence. Similar, though less extreme, events have occurred thro...
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Customs and customary law in British India

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.88 MB Downloadable formats: PDF During the period of late scholasticism (roughly, the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries) Dominican and Jesuit theologians resurrected Thomas in order to respond both to the Reformation and to a series of international political crises. With the breakdown of the centralized appellate jurisdiction of the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council, a similar development has occurr...
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Fanti law report of decided cases on Fanti customary laws

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.04 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Facetiously, one might therefore define a mixed jurisdiction as a place where debate over the subject takes place. Ronald Dworkin (1982), "'Natural' Law Revisited," University of Florida Law Review vol. 34, no. 2, pp. 165-188. The thought that a judge with no or hardly any experience on these matters may give a respectable and well founded judgment on it anyway, can no longer be uphe...
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Customary laws in North East India : impact on women

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.76 MB Downloadable formats: PDF To say that the Recognition Act would introduce “certainty and uniformity to the legal validity of customary marriages throughout the country” is, to say the least, quite optimistic.[ 166 ] It is trite that customary law is an umbrella term for the vast array of indigenous laws, mostly uncodified, of the various traditional communities in South Africa. Turabi's committee drafted a to...
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The Law on International Water Resources: The Influence of

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.85 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The family may unwittingly adjust to the addict's problem. "Like other addictions and mental illness, the homeostatic bond preserves and protects their behavior. (Neill and Kniskerm, 1982 and Dahl, 1983) The pathology is rooted in the interaction of the two different systems: the family system and the individual's addictive system." (Carnes, 1989, p. 104) Addictions to alcohol/...
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The Nigerian customary law

Format: Unknown Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.55 MB Downloadable formats: PDF This handicap is manifested in the divergence between the customary law applied in common law courts and the customary law practiced by people in the society. Thus jurisprudence is a systematic formulation of judgments about the general and particular positive institutions of the legal order: their existence, essence, sources, principles, normative coherence, validity in...
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Punjab customary law. vol. I-5, 6, 6 (Rev. ed.) 8, 8(b)-11,

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.04 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A good portion of the article is devoted to a discussion of the concept of custom, as well as to a brief history of CIL, and the current thinking regarding CIL (both in terms of accepted doctrine and critiques thereof). The indeterminacy debate is itself complicated. Even at the time it was possible to see difficulties in the Aboriginal position arising from incompatibilities...
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Culture in Law and Development: Nurturing Positive Change

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.39 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Once a certain practice is understood to be customary law, States are obliged to act as the rule of customary international law prescribes. What is paramount is the imbalance of power. In a common law system, general and abstract language may be translated into relatively more particular and concrete rules through case-by-case adjudication. Information on the regulations and ...
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