Jeffrey A. Redding

University of Melbourne - Law School

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185 Pelham Street, Carlton

Victoria, Victoria 3010

Australia

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“  I published my first book -- A Secular Need: Islamic Law and State Governance in Contemporary India -- with the Global South Asia series at the University of Washington Press in 2020. My new book -- Queer and Religious Alliances in Family Law Politics and Beyond -- is co-edited with Nausica Palazzo and was published in 2022 by the Law and Society series at Anthem Press. More information about me can be found at www.jeffreyaredding.org.  ”

Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

The Pakistan Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act of 2018 and its Impact on the Law of Gender in Pakistan

Australian Journal of Asian Law, 2019, Vol 20 No 1, Article 8: 103-113
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Nov 2019
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Transgender Rights in Pakistan?: Global, Colonial, and Islamic Perspectives

HUMAN RIGHTS IN TRANSLATION: INTERCULTURAL PATHWAYS 49 (Michal Rozbicki ed., 2018)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2021
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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transgender, Pakistan, comparative, colonial, Islamic

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From 'She-Males' to 'Unix': Transgender Rights and the Productive Paradoxes of Pakistani Policing

REGIMES OF LEGALITY: ETHNOGRAPHY OF CRIMINAL CASES IN SOUTH ASIA 258 (Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia eds., 2015)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 10 May 2021
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Pakistan, transgender, public interest litigation, Islam

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Constitutionalizing Islam: Theory and Pakistan

44 Virginia Journal of International Law 759 (2004)
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 24 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Pakistan, Islam, India

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A Secular Failure: Sectarianism and Communalism in Shayara Bano v. Union of India

8 Asian Journal of Law and Society 56 (2021)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2021
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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India, Islam, secularism, divorce, talaq

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Proposition 8 and the Future of American Same-Sex Marriage Activism

14 NEXUS 113 (2009)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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same-sex marriage, dignity, legal pluralism, agency, gay, lesbian, personal law, India

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Dignity, Legal Pluralism, and Same-Sex Marriage

75 Brooklyn Law Review 791 (2010)
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 23 May 2010 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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gay, lesbian, marriage, dignity, legal pluralism, Islam, India

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A Decade of Transgender Rights Developments in Pakistan (2009-2019)

80 Droit et Cultures (2020)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2021
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Pakistan, transgender, Islam, inheritance, fundamental rights

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Human Rights and Homo-Sectuals: The International Politics of Sexuality, Religion, and Law

4 Northwestern Journal of International Human Rights 436 (2006)
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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sexuality, religion, Islam, human rights, Egypt, India

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The Rule of Disgust?: Contemporary Transgender Rights Discourse in India

EMPIRE OF DISGUST: PREJUDICE, STIGMA AND DISCRIMINATION IN INDIA AND THE US 195 (Zoya Hasan, Aziz Huq, Martha C. Nussbaum, Vidhu Verma eds., 2018)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2021
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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India, transgender, sexuality, disgust, rule of law

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Institutional v. Liberal Contexts for Contemporary Non-State, Muslim Civil Dispute Resolution Systems

6 Journal of Islamic State Practices in International Law 1 (2010)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Islam, Islamic law, multiculturalism, legal pluralism, liberalism, India, Pakistan, Canada, United Kingdom

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Secularism, the Rule of Law, and 'Shari'a Courts': An Ethnographic Examination of a Constitutional Controversy

57 Saint Louis University Law Journal 339 (2013)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Islam, India, secular, rule of law, ethnography, constitutionalism

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What American Legal Theory Might Learn from Islamic Law: Some Lessons About 'The Rule of Law' from 'Shari‘a Court' Practice in India

83 University of Colorado Law Review 1027 (2012)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 May 2012 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Islamic law, rule of law, Waldron, liberal theory, India

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Slicing the American Pie: Federalism and Personal Law

40 New York University Journal of International Law and Politics 941 (2008)
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 09 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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federalism, personal law, India, territory, religion, minorities

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Islamic Challenges to Pakistan’s Transgender Rights Law

10 Melbourne Asia Review (2022), https://www.melbourneasiareview.edu.au/islamic-challenges-to-pakistans-transgender-rights-law/
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2023
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Pakistan, transgender, Islam, homosexuality, marriage

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Shamim Ara and the Divorce Politics of a Secular and Modern India

Islamic Law Blog (Harvard Law School) (2016), https://islamiclaw.blog/2016/10/28/case-commentary-shamim-ara-and-the-divorce-politics-of-a-secular-and-modern-india/
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2023
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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India, Islamic law, personal law, secularism, family

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Querying Edith Windsor, Querying Equality

59 Villanova Law Review (Tolle Lege) 9 (2013)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2023
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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equality, marriage, queer, Windsor

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Beyond Exclusion: A Review of Peter J. Spiro’s 'Beyond Citizenship'

95 Minnesota Law Review (Headnotes) 29 (2010)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 May 2021
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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citizenship, nation, federalism, religion, community, Hindu, Islam, Anglican, India, Pakistan

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Queer/Religious Friendship in the Obama Era

33 Washington University Journal of Law & Policy 211 (2010)
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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queer, gay, lesbian, religion, Christianity, Islam, friendship, coalition, Obama

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Marriage ≠ Marriage: Querying the Relevance of Equality to the Interstate Recognition of Same-Sex Relationships

69 University of Miami Law Review 117 (2014)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 May 2014 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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marriage, equality, gay, lesbian, interstate, conflicts

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Vishwa Lochan Madan v. Union of India (2014) and the Uncertain Boundaries of Muslim Personal Law in India

Islamic Law Blog (Harvard Law School) (2018), https://islamiclaw.blog/2018/02/13/commentary-vishwa-lochan-madan-v-union-of-india-2014-and-the-uncertain-boundaries-of-muslim-personal-law-in-india/
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2023
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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India, Islamic Law, arbitration, Muslim court, fatwa

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Kashmir and Transgender Rights

National Law School of India Review (2020), https://www.nlsir.com/post/kashmir-and-transgender-rights
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 20 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2023
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Kashmir, transgender, geography, gender, India, Pakistan

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Formal Marriage

60 Saint Louis University Law Journal 671 (2016)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2018
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Obergefell, Hobby Lobby, Kim Davis, marriage, gay, lesbian, dignity

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Queer and Religious Political Alliances in the Pandemic Trump Era

QUEER AND RELIGIOUS ALLIANCES IN FAMILY LAW POLITICS AND BEYOND 197 (Nausica Palazzo & Jeffrey A. Redding eds., 2022)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 28 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2023
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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queer, religion, COVID, HIV, pandemic, church, bathhouse

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Review of Damian A. Gonzalez Salzberg, Sexuality and Transsexuality Under the European Convention on Human Rights: A Queer Reading of Human Rights Law, Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2019, xviii + 248 pp, hb £58.32.

83 Modern Law Review 702 (2020)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 25 May 2021
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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transgender, sexuality, queer, Europe, human rights

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Introduction: New Directions, New Voices in Family Law in India

6 Indian Law Review 107 (2022)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2023
Jeffrey A. Redding, Rachel Taylor and Sarasu Esther Thomas
University of Melbourne - Law School, Christ Church, Oxford and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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India, family, adoption, marriage, caste

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Introduction

Queer and Religious Alliances in Family Law Politics and Beyond, Anthem Press, New York, 2022
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2022
Nausica Palazzo and Jeffrey A. Redding
Nova School of Law and University of Melbourne - Law School
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family, queer, religion, alliance, convergence, polyamory, polygamy, non-conjugal, friendship, LGBTQ, religious families

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Religion

THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO THE CONSTITUTION OF INDIA (Aparna Chandra, Gautam Bhatia, Niraja Gopal Jayal eds., 2022)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Mar 2022
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Islamic Law in South Asia: A Testament to Diversity

THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF ISLAMIC LAW 673 (Anver M. Emon & Rumee Ahmed eds., 2018)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 10 May 2021
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Islamic law, South Asia, Muslims, non-Muslims, sectarian diversity, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh

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Plural Legal Systems and Equality: The Pakistani Experience

MEN'S LAWS, WOMEN'S LIVES: A CONSTITUTIONAL PERSPECTIVE ON RELIGION, COMMON LAW AND CULTURE IN SOUTH ASIA 138 (Indira Jaising ed., 2005)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 15 May 2019
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Pakistan, India, Personal Law, Islam, Equality

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Translating "Courts" Cautiously

The Immanent Frame: Secularism, Religion, and the Public Sphere (2021), https://tif.ssrc.org/2021/07/13/translating-courts-cautiously/
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 12 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2023
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Queer and Religious Alliances in India and Beyond

Law School Policy Review (The Queer Column) (2023), https://lawschoolpolicyreview.com/2023/03/02/queer-and-religious-alliances-in-india-and-beyond/.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Mar 2023
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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queer, religious, identity, India, alliance

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Recent Issues in International Feminist Legal Activism

2 American Philosophical Association Newsletters, Newsletter on Philosophy and Law 161 (2002)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Mar 2021
Jeffrey A. Redding
University of Melbourne - Law School
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feminism, equality, religion, ART, social reform