Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 10 September 2015

352 Pages


ISBN: 9780199456741

Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AJ)

Regimes of Legality

Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia

Edited by Daniela Berti and Devika Bordia

  • Provides an anthropological approach
  • Examines the way criminal cases are dealt with by courts in South Asia
  • Takes criminal cases as a framework to study how power dynamics and individual strategies either comply or clash with a legal setting
  • Analyses the underlying tension in institutional contexts

Also of Interest

Related Categories

Law > Criminal Law