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The Resource Juridical humanity : a colonial history, Samera Esmeir, (electronic book)

Juridical humanity : a colonial history, Samera Esmeir, (electronic book)

Label
Juridical humanity : a colonial history
Title
Juridical humanity
Title remainder
a colonial history
Statement of responsibility
Samera Esmeir
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In colonial Egypt, the state introduced legal reforms that claimed to liberate Egyptians from the inhumanity of pre-colonial rule and elevate them to the status of human beings. These legal reforms intersected with a new historical consciousness that distinguished freedom from force and the human from the pre-human, endowing modern law with the power to accomplish but never truly secure this transition. Samera Esmeir offers a historical and theoretical account of the colonizing operations of modern law in Egypt. Investigating the law, both on the books and in practice, she undersc
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Esmeir, Samera
Dewey number
349.6209/041
Index
index present
LC call number
KRM511
LC item number
.E86 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Persons (Law)
  • Law
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Label
Juridical humanity : a colonial history, Samera Esmeir, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10562729
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 363 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780804783149
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Juridical humanity : a colonial history, Samera Esmeir, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10562729
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 363 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780804783149
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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