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 (24)

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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(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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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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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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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

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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

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
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 May 2019
Luis Eslava
University of Kent - Kent Law School
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international Law; developmental state; development; history; decolonization; imperialism; neocolonialism; Global South