Authority in transnational legal theory : theorising across disciplines

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Full title: Authority in transnational legal theory : theorising across disciplines / [edited by] Roger Cotterrell, Maksymilian Del Mar.
Corporate Authors: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Other authors: Cotterrell, Roger
Del Mar, Maksymilian, 1979-
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / Roger Cotterrell and Maksymilian Del Mar
  • Part I conceiving authority: challenging and defending traditional approaches
  • 1. The structure of postnational authority / Nico Krisch
  • 2. Claims to authority, legal systems, and dynamic social phenomena / Keith Culver and Michael Giudice
  • 3. The modern state and the concept of authority / Michel Troper
  • 4. Law's authority and overlapping jurisdictions / Haris Psarras
  • Part II constitutionalism and pluralism
  • 5. The antinomies of constitutional authority / Neil Walker
  • 6. The evolution of global legal pluralism / Paul Schiff Berman
  • Part III historicising authority
  • 7. Informal authorities in European private law / Nils Jansen
  • 8. Imaginaries of authority: towards an archaeology of disagreement / Maksymilian Del Mar
  • Part III methods: normative, sociological, and anthropological
  • 9. Transnational legal authority: a socio-legal perspective / Roger Cotterrell
  • 10. From authority to authorities: bridging the social/normative divide / Nicole Roughan
  • 11. When international authority is contingent: three African instances / Sally Falk Moore
  • Part III the privatisation of authority and the international economy
  • 12. Theorising transnational authority: a private international law perspective / Horatia Muir Watt
  • 13. Expertise and authority in transnational governance / Sigrid Quack
  • Concluding reflections: transnational future(s) of authority / Roger Cotterrell and Maksymilian Del Mar.