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Cartographies of law: Mapping the inter-legalities of disaster recovery

Compton, Caroline


This thesis considers shelter-recovery and relocation projects undertaken in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. It transforms Boaventura de Sousa Santos’ “structural places” theory into an analytical methodology, to identify the inter-legal effects of complex regulatory environments. The thesis identifies the most significant sites of communicative interaction for the humanitarian shelter project, and the social agency, institutions, forms of legitimation, power,...[Show more]

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Date published: 2018
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d11f87c2bae2
Embargoed until: 2024-06-25


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