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The World Bank's Lawyers

The Life of International Law as Institutional Practice

Dimitri Van Den Meerssche

The History and Theory of International Law

  • Provides an original socio-legal account of the place of international law (and lawyers) in the evolution, expansion, and reform of the World Bank
  • Explores how ideals of liberal legalism were displaced by managerial routines of legal practice within a large international institution
  • Articulates a relational, material, and practice-oriented approach to the law of international organisations, inspired by actor-network theory and science and technology studies
  • Reveals important changes in the politics of international law through the emergence of new professional cultures, socio-technical scripts, and material techniques of lawyering
  • Draws on an unexplored empirical archive and extensive qualitative research, including participant observation and interviews with former senior lawyers and General Counsels

£80.00

Hardback

Published: 07 October 2022

336 Pages

234x156mm

ISBN: 9780192846495


Also Available As:

Ebook


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Bookseller Code (AJ)

The World Bank's Lawyers

The Life of International Law as Institutional Practice

Dimitri Van Den Meerssche

The History and Theory of International Law

  • Provides an original socio-legal account of the place of international law (and lawyers) in the evolution, expansion, and reform of the World Bank
  • Explores how ideals of liberal legalism were displaced by managerial routines of legal practice within a large international institution
  • Articulates a relational, material, and practice-oriented approach to the law of international organisations, inspired by actor-network theory and science and technology studies
  • Reveals important changes in the politics of international law through the emergence of new professional cultures, socio-technical scripts, and material techniques of lawyering
  • Draws on an unexplored empirical archive and extensive qualitative research, including participant observation and interviews with former senior lawyers and General Counsels

£80.00

Hardback

Published: 07 October 2022

336 Pages

234x156mm

ISBN: 9780192846495


Also Available As:

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Bookseller Code (AJ)