Shane Chalmers

Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide

Ligertwood, floor 5, Room 519, the University of A

Adelaide, SA 5005

Australia

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

(Economic) Development and the Rule of Law

In Jens Meierhenrich and Martin Loughlin (eds), The Cambridge Companion to the Rule of Law (Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Jan 2019
Shane Chalmers and Sundhya Pahuja
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide and Melbourne Law School
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rule of law, economic development, Liberia, post-colonial studies

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Law's Pluralism: Getting to the Heart of the Rule of Law

Law, Culture, and the Humanities (2017): online doi/10.1177/1743872117707276, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2018
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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rule of law, legal pluralism, critical theory

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Securing the Rule of Law Through UN Peace Operations

Max Planck Yearbook of United Nations Law, vol 18 (2014): 217-248
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2018
Shane Chalmers and Jeremy Farrall
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide and ANU College of Law
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Rule of Law, Force, Justice, Peace, Security, Law and Order, Security Sector, United Nations, Security Council, Peace Operation, Peacekeeping, Peacebuilding, Post-conflict, Liberia, UNMIL, Securing Justice, Securing Rule of Law, Securing Peace

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Law's Imaginary Life on the Ground: Scenes of the Rule of Law in Liberia

Law and Literature, vol 27, no 2 (2015): 179-198, TLI Think! Paper 03/2016
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2018
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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rule of law, imagination, empirical, exact imagination, Liberia, rule-of-law promotion, rule-of-law assistance, Theodor Adorno, dialectic, constellation

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The Beginning of Human Rights: The Ritual of the Preamble to Law

Humanity, vol 9, no 1 (2018): 107-125
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 17 May 2018
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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human rights, law, preamble, ritual, ritualism, Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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The Visual Force of Justice in the Making of Liberia

Desmond Manderson (ed), Law and the Visual: Representations, Technologies, and Critique (University of Toronto Press, 2017): Chapter 6
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2018
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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justice, force, law, visual, image, history, Liberia, Matilda Newport

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Clothes Maketh the Man: Mimesis, Laughter, and the Colonial Rule of Law

Shane Chalmers, 'Clothes Maketh the Man: Mimesis, Laughter, and the Colonial Rule of Law', Index, vol 2: 83-104, 2020, Griffith Law Review (2019) doi.org/10.1080/10383441.2020.1748833.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Mar 2021
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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S T Gill, native dignity, equality, rule of law, mimesis, colonialism

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Practice, Craft and Ethos: Inheriting a Tradition

Shane Chalmers and Sundhya Pahuja, "Practice, Craft and Ethos: Inheriting a Tradition", in Shane Chalmers and Sundhya Pahuja (eds), Routledge Handbook of International Law and the Humanities (Routledge, 2021)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Mar 2021
Shane Chalmers and Sundhya Pahuja
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide and Melbourne Law School
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international law, law and humanities, handbooks, manuals

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The Mythology of International Rule-of-Law Promotion

Shane Chalmers, 'The Mythology of International Rule-of-Law Promotion', Law & Social Inquiry, vol. 44, no 4: 957-986, 2019
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Mar 2021
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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Mythology of Modern Law, Peter Fitzpatrick, rule of law, law and development, legal pluralism, Rule of Law Index

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The Chameleon Subject — Representation, Law, and the Problem of Living Dead

Law, Culture, and the Humanities (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2018
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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representation, law, portrait photography, emancipated spectator, living dead, Rowland Abiodun, Giorgio Agamben, Joseph Moise Agbodjélou, Leonce Raphael Agbodjélou, Hannah Arendt, Roland Barthes, Roderick Macdonald, Desmond Manderson, Jacques Rancière

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Expressive Insurgency: Theft is Property! Dispossession and Critical Theory by Robert Nichols

Shane Chalmers, 'Expressive Insurgency: Theft is Property! Dispossession and Critical Theory by Robert Nichols', Theory & Event, vol 24, no 1 (2021)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 24 Mar 2021
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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critical theory; postcolonial theory; settler-colonialism; dispossession; Indigenous peoples struggles

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Terra Nullius? Temporal Legal Pluralism in an Australian Colony

Shane Chalmers, “Terra Nullius? Temporal Legal Pluralism in an Australian Colony”, Social & Legal Studies, vol 29, no 4: 463-485 (2019)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Mar 2021
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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critical legal pluralism, law and time, terra nullius, Indigenous land rights, South Australia, colonialism

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The Rule of Law

Shane Chalmers, “The Rule of Law”, in Ruth Buchanan, Luis Eslava, and Sundhya Pahuja (eds), The Oxford Handbook on International Law and Development (Oxford University Press, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 May 2022
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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law and development, international law, rule of law, legal pluralism, mythology of modern law

14.

Negative Mythology

Shane Chalmers, 'Negative Mythology', Law and Critique, vol 31, no 1: 59-72, 2019
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Mar 2021
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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critical theory, mythology of modern law, Peter Fitzpatrick, legal pluralism, decolonisation of law

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Civil Death in the Dominion of Freedom: Liberia and the Logic of Capital

Law and Critique, vol 28, no 2 (2017): 145-165, RegNet Research Paper No. 125
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2018
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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international law, capital, colonialism, post-colonialism, Liberia, representation, logic

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The Festival as Constitutional Event and as Jurisdictional Encounter: Colonial Victoria and the Independent Order of Black Fellows

Shane Chalmers, “The Festival as Constitutional Event and as Jurisdictional Encounter: Colonial Victoria and the Independent Order of Black Fellows”, Griffith Law Review (2021)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Apr 2022
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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Indigenous corporation, colonisation of Australia, Colony of Victoria, Indigenous treaty, law and art, William Strutt

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The Utopian Law and Literature of Systematic Colonisation

Shane Chalmers, “The Utopian Law and Literature of Systematic Colonisation”, Law & Literature (2022)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Mar 2022
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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law and literature, utopia, settler colonialism, systematic colonisation, Edward Gibbon Wakefield

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Native Dignity

Shane Chalmers, 'Native Dignity', Griffith Law Review (2019): doi.org/10.1080/10383441.2020.1748833
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Mar 2021
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide
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dignity, mimesis, colonialism, rule of law, S T Gill

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Liberia and the Dialectic of Law: Critical Theory, Pluralism, and the Rule of Law

Liberia and the Dialectic of Law: Critical Theory, Pluralism, and the Rule of Law, Routledge, 2018; ISBN: 978-1-138-54573-1
Posted: 03 Jul 2018
Shane Chalmers
Adelaide Law School - The University of Adelaide

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law, rule of law, critical theory, legal philosophy, negative dialectics, Theodor Adorno, Liberia, legal pluralism, peace-building, state-building, transitional justice, UN peace operations