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Re-Orienting Law and Sexuality


Ratna Kapur


O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) - Jindal Global Law School (JGLS); Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations

Tayyab Mahmud


Seattle University School of Law - Center for Global Justice

2000

Cleveland State Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2000

Abstract:     
This forward to a symposium issue of the law review maps the terrain of legal regulation of sexuality. It locates sexuality within a matrix of power, knowledge, and resistance and the question of regulation of sexuality is approached from the perspective of the sexually marginalized subject -- the sexual subaltern. It briefly reviews the contributions to the symposium and forwards a research agenda about questions of theory and praxis related to the production and regulation of sexual subjects.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 13

Keywords: Sexuality, law, subaltern, identity, critical theory

JEL Classification: J7, J68, J71, K1

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Date posted: July 16, 2009  

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Kapur, Ratna and Mahmud, Tayyab, Re-Orienting Law and Sexuality (2000). Cleveland State Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2000. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1434492

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Ratna Kapur
O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) - Jindal Global Law School (JGLS) ( email )
Sonepat, Haryana
India
Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations ( email )
Geneva
Switzerland
Tayyab Mahmud (Contact Author)
Seattle University School of Law - Center for Global Justice ( email )
901 12th Avenue, Sullivan Hall
P.O. Box 222000
Seattle, WA n/a 98122-1090
United States

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