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By Olivia Barr

Law strikes, no matter if we observe or now not. Set among a spatial flip within the humanities, and jurisprudence extra particularly, this e-book demands a better cognizance to felony move, in either its technical and fabric varieties. regardless of quite a few methods the spatial flip has been taken up in criminal notion, questions of legislation, circulate and its materialities are too frequently missed. This ebook addresses this oversight, and it does so via an realization to the materialities of felony circulation. taking note of how legislation strikes throughout varied colonial and modern areas, this publication unearths there's a challenge with universal law’s position.



Primarily set within the postcolonial context of Australia – even if ranging past this nationalised topography, either spatially and temporally – this publication argues circulate is prime to the very phrases of universal law’s life. How, then, may we movement good? Explored via examples of strolling and burial, this booklet responds to the problem of the way to dwell with a latest type of colonial felony inheritance by means of arguing we needs to take heavily the problem of dwelling with legislations, and imagine extra conscientiously approximately its spatial productions, and place-making actions. Unsettling position, this e-book returns the query of move to jurisprudence.

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