Roger Cotterrell

Queen Mary University of London, School of Law

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Mile End Road

London, E1 4NS

United Kingdom

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1.

What Is Transnational Law?

Law & Social Inquiry, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2012, pp. 500-24., Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 103/2012
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2016
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Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Transnational law, private law, economic regulation, legal theory, Hart, community, governance, standards, soft law, expertise, globalization

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Does Legal Pluralism Need a Concept of Law?

Law and Politics Book Review, Vol. 19, No. 10, pp. 774-779, 2009, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 46/2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 11 Feb 2010
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Legal pluralism, legal philosophy, legal theory, sociology of law, concept of law, law and state

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Durkheim on Justice, Morals and Politics

Émile Durkheim: Justice, Morality and Politics, R. Cotterrell, ed., Ashgate Publishing, 2010, pp. xi-xxiv. , Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 57/2010,
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2016
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Law and Culture - Inside and Beyond the Nation State

Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4/2009, Retfærd: Nordisk Juridisk Tidsskrift, Vol. 31, No. 123, pp. 23-36, 2008 ,
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Jan 2009
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Socio-Legal Studies, Law Schools, and Legal and Social Theory

Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 126/2012
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2012
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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legal education, socio-legal studies, legal philosophy, sociology of law, social theory

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Why Jurisprudence Is Not Legal Philosophy

Jurisprudence, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2014, pp. 41-55, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 169/2014
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2016
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Jurisprudence; legal philosophy; contemporary legal positivism; universalism; legal naturalism; law in context; socio-legal perspectives; bricolage; jurists

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Ehrlich at the Edge of Empire: Centres and Peripheries in Legal Studies

Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3/2009, 'Ehrlich at the Edge of Empire: Centres and Peripheries in Legal Studies', M. Hertogh, ed, Living Law: Reconsidering Eugen Ehrlich, Oxford: Hart, pp. 75-94, 2008
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2009
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Spectres of Transnationalism: Changing Terrains of Sociology of Law

Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 32/2009, The Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 36, No. 4, December, 2009
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Sep 2009
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Globalization, transnational law, global legal pluralism, legal instrumentalism, convergence theory; sociology of law

Spectres of Transnationalism: Changing Terrains of Sociology of Law

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 36, Issue 4, pp. 481-500, December 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Comparative Sociology of Law

COMPARATIVE LAW AND SOCIETY, David S. Clark, ed., Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2012, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 96/2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Dec 2011
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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The Struggle for Law: Some Dilemmas of Cultural Legality

International Journal of Law in Context, Vol. 4, 2009, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10/2009, Second Annual International Journal of Law in Context Lecture, Georgetown University, Washington DC, January 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2016
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Community as a Legal Concept? Some Uses of a Law-and-Community Approach in Legal Theory

LIVING LAW: STUDIES IN LEGAL AND SOCIAL THEORY, pp. 17-28, Roger Cotterrell, ed., Farnham: Ashgate, 2008, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 95/2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Dec 2011
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Ant's Eye-View of Law: Bruno Latour at the Conseil D'État

Published in Journal of Classical Sociology Vol. 11, 2011, pp. 506-10, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 155/2013
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Aug 2013
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Actor-network theory, sociology of law, Conseil d'Etat, judicial practice, legal discourse, autonomy of law, systems theory

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Transnational Networks of Community and International Economic Law

SOCIO-LEGAL APPROACHES TO INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC LAW: TEXT, CONTEXT, SUBTEXT, A. Perry-Kessaris, ed., London: Routledge, 2012, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 125/2012
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2012
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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international economic law, transnational private law, networks of community, economic regulation, sociology of law

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Golden Ages: Notes on the Future of Sociology of Law, with Some Comments on its Past, on Poland, and on Jazz

Societas/Communitas: Journal of the Institute of Applied Social Sciences, University of Warsaw, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 9-23, 2011, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 68/2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2012
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Sociology of law, social theory, economic analysis, law and state

Northern Lights: From Swedish Realism to Sociology of Law

(2013) 40 Journal of Law and Society 657-669, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 170/2014
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2016
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Karl Olivecrona; Sweden; Scandinavian legal realism; law and morality; socio-legal studies; sociology of morals; Per Stjernquist; Torgny Segerstedt; Nazi Germany

Northern Lights: From Swedish Realism to Sociology of Law

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 40, Issue 4, pp. 657-669, 2013
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Nov 2013
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Conscientious Objection to Assigned Work Tasks: A Comment on Relations of Law and Culture

Comparative Labor Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 31, pp. 511-22, 2010, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 104/2012
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2012
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Culture, legal culture, comparative law, beliefs and values, religion, nationalism, dignity, conscientious objection, employment relations

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The Concept of Crime and Transnational Networks of Community

Published in P. Alldridge, L. Cheliotis and V. Mitsilegas eds, Globalisation, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice: Theoretical, Comparative and Transnational Perspectives. Oxford: Hart, 2014, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 182/2014
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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definition of crime; concept of crime; criminalisation; Durkheim; Weber; international criminal law; state crime; transnational networks; culture and crime.

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Classical Social Theory and Ideas of Responsibility and the State in France and Germany

Forthcoming in Comparative Law Review (Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland), vol. 15, 2013, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 154/2013,
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Aug 2013
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Comte, Von Stein, Tönnies, Weber, Gierke, solidarism, Durkheim, Duguit, individualism, collective responsibility, solidarity, functions of law, modern state

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Jack Balkin’s Constitutional Faith

Public Law, pp. 443-9, 2013, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 137/2013
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2016
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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United States Constitution; constitutional culture; constitutional interpretation; constitutional faith; political legitimacy; popular sovereignty, legal profession, public opinion.

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A Concept of Law for Global Legal Pluralism?

S. P. Donlan and L. H. Urscheler eds, Concepts of Law: Comparative, Jurisprudential and Social Science Perspectives. Farnham: Ashgate, 2014, pp. 193-208, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 202/2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 May 2015
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Concepts of law; global legal pluralism; rules of games and sports; Hart; Dworkin; transnational regulation; transnational law; jurisprudence

21.

Leon Petrazycki and Contemporary Socio-Legal Studies

Published in International Journal of Law in Context, Volume 11, No. 1 (2015), pp. 1-16, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 201/2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 May 2015 Last Revised: 27 May 2015
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Leon Petrażycki; socio-legal studies; law and morality; legal pluralism; cultural pluralism; Pitirim Sorokin; Georges Gurvitch; Nicholas Timasheff; transnational law; law and culture

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The Life of Emile Durkheim

Published in (2014) 14(3) Journal of Classical Sociology 319-22, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 183/2014
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Law in Culture

Ratio Juris, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 1-14, March 2004
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Selznick Interviewed: Philip Selznick in Conversation with Roger Cotterrell

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 291-317, September 2004
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Sep 2004
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Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Subverting Orthodoxy, Making Law Central: A View of Sociolegal Studies

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 29, pp. 632-644, 2002
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Mar 2003
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Transnational Communities and the Concept of Law

Ratio Juris, Vol. 21, Issue 1, pp. 1-18, March 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Book Reviews

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 31, pp. 266-286, June 2004
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law, University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Warwick - School of Law, University of Wisconsin Law School and University College Dublin (UCD)
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Rethinking ‘Embeddedness’: Law, Economy, Community

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 40, Issue 1, pp. 49-67, 2013
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
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Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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From Living Law to Global Legal Pluralism: Rethinking Traditions from a Century Of Western Socio-Legal Studies

Published in (2015) 49 Kobe University Law Review (International edition)., Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 229/2016
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Apr 2016
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Sociology of law; global legal pluralism; Japan; Ehrlich; Weber; cultural pluralism; transnational law; Islamic law

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The Politics of Jurisprudence Revisited: A Swedish Realist in Historical Context

Ratio Juris, Vol. 28, Issue 1, pp. 1-14, 2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Feb 2015
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Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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The Role of the Jurist: Reflections Around Radbruch

Ratio Juris, Vol. 26, Issue 4, pp. 510-522, 2013
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Nov 2013
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Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
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Emile Durkheim: Law in a Moral Domain

Stanford University Press, October 1999
Posted: 16 Aug 1999
Roger Cotterrell
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law

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