Desmond Manderson

ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences

Future Fellow

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200

Australia

http://https://researchers.anu.edu.au/researchers/manderson-dra

McGill University - Faculty of Law

Canada Research Chair in Law and Discourse

Canada

http://https://researchers.anu.edu.au/researchers/manderson-dra

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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1.

From Hunger to Love: Myths of the Source, Interpretation, and Constitution of Law in Children's Literature

Cardozo Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 64
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 31 Jan 2003
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Two Turns of the Screw: The Hart-Fuller Debate

THE HART FULLER DEBATE - 50 YEARS ON, Peter Cane, ed., Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Dec 2009
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Possessed: Drug Policy, Witchcraft and Belief

(2005) 19 Cultural Studies 36-63
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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drug policy, withcraft, ideology, belief, faith

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Modernism and the Critique of Law and Literature

Australian Feminist Law Journal, Vol. 35, pp. 105-23, 2011 , ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 12-32
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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law and literature, law and the humanities, DH Lawrence, Mikhail Bakhtin, modernism, irony

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Trust US Justice: '24', Popular Culture and the Law

IMAGINING LEGALITY: WHERE LAW MEETS POPULAR CULTURE, Austin Sarat, ed., 2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Dec 2009
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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HLA Hart, Lon Fuller and the Ghosts of Legal Interpretation

Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice, Vol. 28, No. 1, p. 81, 2010
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Apr 2011
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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‘As If’ - the Court of Shakespeare and the Relationships of Law and Literature

Law, Culture and the Humanities, Vol. 4, pp. 52-68, 2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Dec 2009
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Modes of Law: Music and Legal Theory - An Interdisciplinary Workshop Introduction

20 Cardozo L. Rev. (1999) 1331-34
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson and David S. Caudill
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences and Villanova University School of Law
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legal theory, music theory, musicology, semiotics, hermeneutics, interpretation, law and music, law and the humanities

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Emmanuel Levinas and the Philosophy of Negligence

Tort Law Review, Vol. 14, pp. 1-18, 2006
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Dec 2009
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Modernism, Polarity, and the Rule of Law

Yale Journal of Law and Humanities, Vol. 24, pp. 475-505, 2012 , ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 12-30
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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legal history, modernism, World War I, DH Lawrence, Carl Schmitt, Derrida, polarity, positivism, romanticism, rule of law

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Judgment in Law and the Humanities

Austin Sarat, ed., Law & the Humanities: An Introduction, p. 499, Cambridge University Press, 2010, ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 12-42
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2013
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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law and humanities, judgment, interpretation, Derrida, Heidegger, romanticism, positivism, modernism

Judgment in Law and the Humanities

Revista Forumul Judecatorilor, No.1, 2013
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 May 2014
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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judgment, decision making, legal positivism, anti-positivism, Romanticism, humanism, transcendence of justice

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Shakespeare and Judgment: The Renewal of Law and Literature

The European Legacy, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Dec 2009
Desmond Manderson and Paul Yachnin
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Mikhail Bakhtin and the Field of Law and Literature

(2012) 8 Journal of Law, Culture, and the Humanities 1-22, ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 12-39
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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law and literature, the novel, Mikhail Bakhtin, DH Lawrence

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Proximity – The Law of Ethics and the Ethics of Law

UNSW Law Journal, Vol. 28, pp. 697-720, 2005
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Dec 2009
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Coffee House: Habitus and Performance Among Law Students

Law and Social Inquiry, Vol. 31, pp. 649-676, 2006
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
Sarah Turner and Desmond Manderson
McGill University and ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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sociology, bourdieu, butler law students, legal education, ethnography, law students

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Governor Arthur’s Proclamation: Aboriginal People and the Deferral of the Rule of Law

Arena, Vol. 29. pp. 1-54, 2008
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Dec 2009
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Et Lex Perpetua: Dying Declarations and Mozart’s Requiem

20 Cardozo L. Rev. (1999) 1621-48, “Et lex perpetua: Dying Declarations and the Terror of Süssmayr”, in D. Manderson (ed.), Courting Death (London: Pluto Press, 1999). pp 34-52
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Mozart Requiem, dying declarations, law of evidence, legal history 1750-1800, music history 1750-1800, positivism, formalism, interpretation

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An Unbounded Duty of Care

TOTALITY AND INFINITY AT 50, pp. 153-170, Diane Perpich, Scott Davidson, eds., Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, 2012, ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 12-40
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Levinas, law and ethics, law and politics, responsibility, obligation, torts, negligence, neighborhood, proximity, totality and Infinity, duty of care

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From Oxymoron to Intersection: An Epidemiology of Legal Research

(2002) 6 Law Text Culture 165-83 , ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 12-43
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2014
Desmond Manderson and Richard Mohr
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences and University of Wollongong
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legal educaiton, legal research, postgraduate training in law

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Fission to Fusion: From Improvisation and Formalism in Law and Music

(2010) 6 Critical Studies in Improvisation 1-10, ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 12-41
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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legal history, musical history, musicology, improvisation, interpretation, texts, judgment, eighteenth century

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Crocodile Tears: The Intervention and the Obligation to Consult

(2012) 7 Indigenous Law Bulletin 8-11 , ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 12-38
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 02 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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law, indigenous law, race discrimination act, Australia, international law, race discrimination convention, rights of indigenous people

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Mandatory Sentences and The Constitution: Discretion, Responsibility, and Judicial Process

Sydney Law Review, Vol. 22, p. 585, 2000
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson and Naomi Sharp
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Between the Positivism of the Old and the Nihilism of the Young: Justice and the Novel in DH Lawrence

Law and Humanities, Vol. 6, pp. 1-23, 2012: , ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 12-31
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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DH Lawrence, Carl Schmitt, Derrida, law and literature, law and the humanities, justice and the novel, modernity, modernism

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Here and Now: From Aestheticizing Politics to Politicizing Art

Mark Antaki, Stefan Huygenbaert, Angela Condello and Sarah Marusek, Sensing the Nation's Law: Historical Inquiries into the Aesthetics of Democratic Legitimacy (Springer, 2018), ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 18-5
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2018
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Blindness Visible: Law, Time and Bruegel's Justice

Desmond Manderson, Law and the Visual (University of Toronto Press, 2018), ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 18-1
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Jul 2018
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Legal Theory in Wonderland

33 Aust. J. Legal Philosophy 134-44, Symposium: Desmond Manderson, Proximity, Levinas and the Soul of Law (2008)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Levinas, torts, negiligence, duty of care, responsibility, legal ethics, legal philosophy

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Apocryphal Jurisprudence

(2001) 23 Studies in Law, Politics and Society 81-111, (2001) 26 Australian Journal of Legal Philosophy 27-60
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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legal theory, poststructural and deconstructionist approaches to law; Kruger; indigenous law Australia; genocide Australian aborigines; heresy orthodoxy apocrypha

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Desert Island Disks (Ten Reveries on Pedagogy in Law and the Humanities)

(2008) 2 Law and the Humanities 255-70
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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legal education, interdisciplinary law, law literature and the humanities, Kafka, Sendak, Coltrane, Klimt, Sophocles, Melville

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Statuta and Acts: Interpretation, Music, and Early English Legislation

Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities, Vol. 7, 1995
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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legal aesthetics, law and music, law and humanities, cultural representations of law, legal history, music history

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Gluttony: The End of Private Law

LES SEPT PÉCHÉS CAPITAUX, Nicholas Kasirer, ed., pp. 123-144, Montreal: Yvon Blais, 2006
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Dec 2009
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Another Modest Proposal: In Defence of the Prohibition Against Torture

(2005) 10 Deakin Law Review 640-53, Miriam Gani et al, eds., Fresh Perspectives on the ‘War on Terror’ (Canberra: ANU Press, 2008) 27-43
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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legal history, regulation, Foucault, Voltaire, Gonzales, Bagaric, torture, enhanced interrogation, 9/11, war in Iraq

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Here I Am: Illuminating and Delimiting Responsibility

Marinos Diamantides, ed., Levinas, Law, Politics (London: Routledge-Cavendish, 2007) 145-6
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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legal theory, duty of care, negligence, torts, Levinas, responsibility, legal ethics, law and politics

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In the Tout Court of Shakespeare: Interdisciplinary Pedagogy in Law

(2004) 54 Journal of Legal Education 283
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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law, legal theory, law and literature, Shakespeare, legal pedagogy

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Love on Trial: Nature, Law and Same-Sex Marriage in the Court of Shakespeare

Desmond Manderson and Paul Yachnin, Love on Trial (2004) 49 McGill L J 475
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson and Paul Yachnin
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legal interpretation, hermeneutics, Shakespeare, law and literature, same sex marriage, cultural and social history

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Genesis

Desmond Manderson ed., Essays on Levinas and Law: A Mosaic (New York and London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009) 3-17
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Levinas and law, law and ethics, law and politics, responsibility and hospitality, legality, legal philosophy

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Tortologies

(2006) 31 Australian Journal of Legal Philosophy) 14-49
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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Levinas, torts, responsibility, negligence, proximity, ethics, grammar

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Response: ‘And it Really Was a Kitten, after All.’

33 Aust. J. Legal Philosophy 173-78, 2008
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
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torts, proximity, Levinas, legal theory

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Introduction to Littoral Readings: Representations of Land and Sea in Law, Literature, and Geography

Law & Literature, Vol. 27, Iss. 2, pp. 167-177, 2015, ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 15-26
Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Desmond Manderson and Honni van Rijswijk
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences and University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law

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law and literature, law and geography, Carl Schmitt, Mad Max, Australia

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Bodies in the Water: On Reading Images More Sensibly

Law and Literature, Vol. 27, Iss. 2, pp.279-293., ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 15-25
Posted: 08 Dec 2015
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences

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law and the visual, asylum-seekers, colonialism, J.M.W. Turner, contempoorary images

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The Care of Strangers

(2001) 10(2) Res Publica 1-4
Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Desmond Manderson
ANU College of Law; ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences

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asylum, refugee law, hospitality, sovereignty, migration law, Antigone, Levinas