Luis Eslava

University of Kent - Kent Law School

Senior Lecturer in International Law

Canterbury, Kent CT2 7NS

United Kingdom

http://https://www.kent.ac.uk/law/people/academic/Eslava,_Luis.html

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Beyond the (Post)Colonial: TWAIL and the Everyday Life of International Law

Journal of Law and Politics in Africa, Asia and Latin America - Verfassung und Recht in Übersee (VRÜ), Vol. 45(2), 2012, pp. 195-221
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2012
Luis Eslava and Sundhya Pahuja
University of Kent - Kent Law School and Melbourne Law School
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Postcolonialism, Postcolonial, Third World Approaches to International Law, TWAIL, International Law, Universality, Materiality, Resistance, Reform, Method, Ethnography, Agonic International Law, Praxis of Universality, Political International Lawyer

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Between Resistance and Reform: TWAIL and the Universality of International Law

Trade, Law and Development. Vol. 3, No. 1. pp. 103-130
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2011
Luis Eslava and Sundhya Pahuja
University of Kent - Kent Law School and Melbourne Law School
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TWAIL, International Law, Universality, Materiality, Resistance, Reform, Method

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The State and International Law: A Reading from the Global South

Humanity: An International Journal of Human Rights, Humanitarianism and Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2018
Luis Eslava and Sundhya Pahuja
University of Kent - Kent Law School and Melbourne Law School
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International Law; Nation-State; Global South; Development; History; Theory; Postcolonial; TWAIL

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Corporate Social Responsibility & Development: A Knot of Disempowerment

Sortuz: Oñati Journal of Emergent Socio-Legal Studies, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 43-71, 2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2013
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, Development, Anti-Politcs Machine, Ferguson, Escobar, Foucault, Discoursive Analysis, Socio-Legal, Law

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Istanbul Vignettes: Observing the Everyday Operation of International Law

London Review of International Law (2014) Vol.2(1), pp. 3-47.
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2014
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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International Law, Everyday, Prosaic, Methodology, Photography, Ethnograhy, Anthropology of International Law, Istanbul, Turkey

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Decentralization of Development and Nation-Building Today: Reconstructing Colombia from the Margins of Bogotá

The Law and Development Review, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 17 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2010
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Decentralization, Development, Local Development, Nation-Building, Jurisdiction, Sovereignty, Globalization, Legal City, Illegal City, Colombia, Bogotá

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The Developmental State: Independence, Dependency and the History of the South

J. von Bernstorff and P. Dann (eds), The Battle for International Law in the Decolonization Era (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2018
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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International Law, Development, Developmental State, Global South, History

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El Derecho Urbano en un Mundo Globalizado (Urban Law in a Global World) (in Spanish)

LA CIUDAD Y EL DERECHO: UNA INTRODUCCIÓN AL DERECHO URBANO CONTEMPORÁNEO, Mauricio Rengifo & Juan Felipe Pinilla, eds., Bogotá, Los Andes & Temis, 2012
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2014
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Urban Law, Derecho Urbano, International Law, Derecho Intenacional, Bogotá, Colombia, Etnografía, Ethnography, Despalzados Internos, Internally Displaced Population, Protest, Protesta, Nation-State, Estado-Nación, City, Ciudad, Local Jurisdiction, Decentralization, Descentralización, Development.

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Constitutionalization of Rights in Colombia: Establishing a Ground for Meaningful Comparisons

Revista Derecho del Estado, Vol. 22, pp. 183-229, 2009
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2010
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Colombia, Human Rights, 1991, Constitutionalization, Law and Society, Comparative Law, Constitutional Court, Tutela

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In Search of Authority, Rebellion and Action

Sortuz: Journal of Emergent Socio-legal Studies, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Jan 2010
Olivia Barr, Luis Eslava and Yoriko Otomo
University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law, University of Kent - Kent Law School and SOAS, University of London
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Law, Methodology, Authority, Rebellion, Action

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Occupation Law: (Mis)Use and Consequences in Iraq

Revista Contexto, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 79-114, 2007
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2013
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Iraq, occupation law, use, misuse, coalition provisional authority

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Cities, Post-Coloniality and International Law

Helmut Aust & Janne Nijman (eds), Elgar Research Handbook on International Law and Cities (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Jun 2020
Luis Eslava and George Hill
University of Kent - Kent Law School and University of Cambridge
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International Law, Cities, Post-Coloniality

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The Moving Location of Empire: Indirect Rule, International Law, and the Bantu Educational Kinema Experiment

Leiden Journal of International Law. 2018. Volume 31(3), pp. 539-567
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2018
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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International Law; Imperialism; Indirect Rule; League of Nations; Bantu Educational Kinema Experiment

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Constitutionalization of Rights in Colombia: Establishing a Ground For Meaningful Comparisons

Revista Derecho del Estado, No. 22, June 2009, Universidad Externado de Colombia
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Sep 2009
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Colombia, Constitution, 1991, social rule of law State, human rights, nationbuilding

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The Method of Law and Economics: A Framework to Study the Scarcity, the Traffic and the Market of Human Organs (in Spanish)

Revista Contexto, No. 15, pp. 8-57, 2002
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2010
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Análisis Económico del Derecho, Law and Economics, Estudios de No-Mercado, Órganos Humanos, Escazes, Tráfico, Mercado, Metodología

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The Materiality of International Law: Violence, History and Joe Sacco's the Great War

London Review of International Law (2017) Vol. 5(1), pp. 49-86
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Feb 2018
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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International Law; Materiality; Anthropology; History; WWI; First World War; Joe Sacco; The Great War

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(Post)Revolutionary Interlinkages: Labour, Environment and Accumulation

4 Transnational Legal Theory (2013), 108-25
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Oct 2013
Luis Eslava, Usha Natarajan and Rose Parfitt
University of Kent - Kent Law School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Melbourne Law School
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Jurisdictional Colonisation in the Spanish and British Empires: Some Reflections on a Global Public Order and the Sacred

in Hélène Ruiz Fabri, Rüdiger Wolfrum and Jana Gogolin (eds), Select Proceedings of the European Society of International Law, Vol. 2 (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2010), pp 53-81.
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 May 2012 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2013
Monica Garcia-Salmones and Luis Eslava
University of Helsinki - Faculty of Law and University of Kent - Kent Law School
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International Law, Global Justice, Global Order, Religion, Spanish Empire, British Empire, Jursidiction, Colonization, Public International Law, International Relations, Political Economy and History

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Horizons of Inclusion: Life between Laws and Developments in Rio De Janeiro

University of Miami Inter-American Law Review, Vol. 44, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Jan 2014
Maria Dias and Luis Eslava
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Law and Development, Social Inclusion, Rio de Janiero, Brazil, Unidades de Polícia Pacificadora, UPPs, Law, Development

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Book Review: Developing Power: How Women Transformed International Development

Feminist Legal Studies, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 255-257, 2007, DEVELOPING POWER: HOW WOMEN TRANSFORMED INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT, Arvonne S. Fraser, Irene Tinker, eds., New York: The Feminist Press, 2004
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2016
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Women in Development, Book Review, Developing Power, Arvonne S. Fraser, Irene Tinker

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‘I Feel Like a Dog with the Tail between its Legs’: On the Limits of Protest and Urban Law in Our Decentralized World

O. Sircar et al (eds), Human Rights Beyond the Law (Oxford University Press, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 May 2013
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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International Law, International Urban Law, Urban Law, Decentralization, Development, Cities, Protest, Internally Displaced Population, Citizenship, IDPs, Ethnography, Legal Ethnography, Colombia, Bogotá

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Dense Struggle: On Ghosts, Law, and the Global Order

A. Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos (ed), Routledge Handbook of Law and Theory (Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Feb 2018
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Anthropology of International Law, International Law, Legal Theory, Ghosts, Law, Social Movements, Protest, IDP

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‘Security and Development’? A Story About Petty Crime, the Petty State and Petty Law

Revista de Estudios Sociales
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 May 2018 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2019
Luis Eslava and Lina Buchely
University of Kent - Kent Law School and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
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Security and Development, Crime, State, Petty Crime, Insecurity, Citizenship Security, International Law, Ethnography

El Estado Desarrollista: Independencia, Dependencia y la Historia del Sur (The Developmental State: Independence, Dependency and the History of the South)

Revista Derecho del Estado (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Jan 2019
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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Derecho Internacional; International Law; Estado Desarrollista; Developmental State; Global South; Sur Global; Development; Desarrollo

El estado desarrollista: independencia, dependencia y la historia del Sur (The Developmental State: Independence, Dependency and the History of the South)

Revista Derecho del Estado N° 43, Mayo-Agosto de 2019
Posted: 21 May 2019 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2019
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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international Law; developmental state; development; history; decolonization; imperialism; neocolonialism; Global South

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Retratos de Estambul: Observando la Operación Cotidiana del Derecho Internacional (Istanbul Vignettes: Observing the Everyday Operation of International Law)

Revista Latinoamericana de Derecho Internacional (LADI) Nro. 7 (2018)
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Aug 2018
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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International Law, Anthropology of International Law, Derecho Internacional, Antropología del Derecho Internacional, Ethnography, Etnografía, TWAIL, Third World Approaches to International Law, Aproximaciones desde el Tercer Mundo al Derecho Internacional