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Published: 30 August 2015

364 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199456741

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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

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