Publications of the Project's Members -in relation to the ANR Programmme

Published

  • Baxi, Pratiksha:
    • 2015: “‘Pyar Kiya to Darna Kya’: On Criminalising Love”, in Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia (eds.) 2015,  Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 52-90.
  • Berti, Daniela:
    • 2010: “Hostile witnesses, judicial interactions and out-of-court narratives in a North Indian district court”, Contributions to Indian Sociology, 44 (3): 235-263 Link to full text
    • 2011: “Courts of Law and Legal Practice”, in I. Clark-Decès (ed.), A Companion to the Anthropology of India (Blackwell Companion to Anthropology), Chichester (UK), Wiley-Blackwell: 355-370.
    • 2011: “Trials, Witnesses and Local Stakes in a District Court of Himachal Pradesh”, in J. Pfaff-Czarnecka and G. Toffin (eds), The Politics of Belonging in the Himalayas. Local Attachments and Boundary Dynamics, Sage, New Delhi: 291-313
    • 2012: “Ritual Faults, Sins, and Legal Offenses: A Discussion About Two Patterns of Justice in Contemporary India”, in Ph.Granoff and K.Shinohara (eds.), Sin and Expiation: Perspectives from Asian Religions, Leiden, E.J.Brill: 153-172.
    • 2013: "Pouvoirs locaux et contraintes judiciaires dans une affaire de viol en Inde", in D.Berti et G.Tarabout(eds.), "Les Frontières de la loi. Justice, pouvoirs et politique", Diogène, n°239-240: 139-165.
    • 2015: "Technicalities of Doubting. Temple Consultations and Criminal Trials in India"in Daniela Berti, Anthony Good, Gilles Tarabout (eds.), Of Doubt and Proof. Ritual and Legal Practices of Judgment. Ashgate Publishing: 19-38.
    • 2015: “Binding Fictions. Contradicting Facts and Judicial Constraints in a Narcotic Case”, in Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia (eds.) 2015,  Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 91-128.
    • 2015: "Local Powers and Judicial Constraints in a Case of Rape in India", in Diogenes, 60 (3-4): 97-115.
  • Berti, Daniela, and Devika Bordia:
    • 2015 (eds.):Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press, New Delhi, Oxford University Press, 333pp.
    • 2015: “Introduction”, in Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia (eds.) 2015,  Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 1-26.
  • Berti, Daniela, Anthony Good and Gilles Tarabout:
    • 2015: (eds.)Of Doubt and Proof. Ritual and Legal Practices of Judgment. Ashgate Publishing, xvi + 203 p.
    • 2015: "Introduction: Technologies of Doubt in Law and Ritual", in Daniela Berti, Anthony Good, Gilles Tarabout (eds.), Of Doubt and Proof. Ritual and Legal Practices of Judgment. Ashgate Publishing: 1-17. LINK to online text
  • Berti, Daniela, and Gilles Tarabout:
    • 2012: “Criminal Proceedings in India and the Question of Culture. An Anthropological Perspective”, in W. Gephart (ed.), Rechtsanalyse als Kulturforshung, Frankfurt am Main, Vittorio Klostermann, pp.193-206
    • 2013 (eds.), "Les Frontières de la loi. Justice, pouvoirs et politique", Diogène, n°239-240 (juillet-octobre 2012).
    • 2013: "Pratiques de justice. Catégories, procédures, stratégies", in D.Berti & G.Tarabout(eds.), "Les Frontières de la loi. Justice, pouvoirs et politique", Diogène, n°239-240: 3-15.
    • 2015: Chinese translation of « Pratiques de justice. Catégories, procédures, stratégies », Diogenes (Chinese edition), 2015/1 : 81-94 (ISSN : 1000-6575).
    • 2015 (eds): Diogenes, vol. 60 (3-4)[English translation of Diog√®ne 239-240, Les Fronti√®res de la loi. Justice,pouvoirs et politique]
    • 2015: "Introduction. Practices of Justice: Categories, Procedures and Strategies", Diogenes, 60 (3-4): 3-11.
  • Bordia, Devika:
    • 2013: "Coutume et politique. Prix du sang, chefferies et chefferies en Inde occidentale", in D.Berti & G.Tarabout(eds.), "Les Frontières de la loi. Justice, pouvoirs et politique", Diogène, n°239-240: 225-243.
    • 2015: “Cultures of Policing: Panchayat-Police Practices and the Making of a Criminal Case”, in Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia (eds.) 2015,  Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 202-226.
  • Bordia, Devika, and Daniela Berti:
    • 2015 (eds.):Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press, New Delhi, Oxford University Press, 333pp.
    • 2015: “Introduction”, in Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia (eds.) 2015,  Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 1-26.
  • Bouillier, Véronique:
    • 2011: “French Law Courts and South Asian Litigants”, in Livia Holden (ed.), Cultural Expertise and Litigation: Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives, London, Routledge.
    • 2011: “Interaction entre les institutions judiciaires françaises et les communautés Sri Lankaises : des affaires familiales aux cours d’assises en région parisienne”, in Anthony Goreau-Ponceaud (ed.), Hommes et Migrations. L’immigration sri-lankaise : regards croisés.
    • 2013: "Comment juger l’autre ? Justice et différence culturelle en cour d’assises", in D.Berti & G.Tarabout(eds.), "Les Frontières de la loi. Justice, pouvoirs et politique", Diogène, n°239-240: 109-125.
    • 2015: "Doubt in Action: The Different Times of Doubt in French Assize Courts", in Daniela Berti, Anthony Good, Gilles Tarabout (eds.), Of Doubt and Proof. Ritual and Legal Practices of Judgment. Ashgate Publishing: 95-117.
    • 2015: “From a Comparative Perspective: Criminal Cases involving South Asian people in French Assize Courts”, in Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia (eds.) 2015,  Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 290-323.
  • Clémentin-Ojha, Catherine:
    • 2010: “L`Insertion des convictions religieuses dans les droits positifs contemporains: le cas de l`Union indienne”, in Convictions philosophiques et religieuses et droits positifs, Textes présentés au colloque international de Moncton (24-27 août 2008), Bruxelles, Bruylant.
  • Headley, Zoé:
    • 2015: ““The Devil’s Court!” The Trial of Caste Panchayats in Tamil Nadu”, in Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia (eds.) 2015,  Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 227-257.
  • Holden, Livia:
    • 2011, (ed.) Cultural Expertise and Litigation: Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives, London, Routledge, 238pp. (Paperback: 2012)
    • 2011: “Introduction: Reflexivity, Culture, and Ethics”, in L.Holden (ed.) Cultural Expertise and Litigation: Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives, London, Routledge (paperback 2012)
    • 2011: “Expert Report Writing: Professional Commitments and Legal Outcomes”,in L.Holden (ed.) Cultural Expertise and Litigation: Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives, London, Routledge (paperback 2012).
  • Jaoul, Nicolas:
    • 2015: “A Strong Law for the Weak. Dalit Activism in a District Court of Uttar Pradesh”, in Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia (eds.) 2015,  Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia: 171-201., New Delhi, Oxford University Press
  • Letizia, Chiara:
    • 2015: “The 'Secularism Case': Prosecution of a Hindu activist before a quasi-judicial authority in the Nepal Tarai”, in Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia (eds.) 2015,  Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 129-170.
  • Redding, Jeffrey A.:
    • 2010: “Institutional v. Liberal Contexts for Contemporary Non-State, Muslim Civil Dispute Resolution Systems”, Journal of Islamic State Practices in International Law,6 (1). Link to SSRN for downloading abstract: http://liapers.ssrn.com/sol3/liapers.cfm?abstract_id=1648945
    • 2012: "What American Legal Theory Might Learn from Islamic Law: Some Lessons About 'The Rule of Law' from 'Shari‘a Court' Practice in India". University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 83, p. 1027, 2012. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2066804
    • 2013: "Secularism, The Rule of Law, and 'Shari‘a Courts': An Ethnographic Examination of a Constitutional Controversy", St. Louis U. L.J., 57: 339-476.
    • 2014:“The Case of Ayesha, Muslim “Courts“ and the Rule of Law: Some Ethnographic Lessons for Legal Theory”, Modern Asian Studies, vol.48, n°4: 940-985. This paper was selected for presentation at the Law and Humanities panel, Junior Faculty Forum, Harvard Law School, 2012
    • 2015: “From ‘She-males’ to ‘Unix’: Transgender Rights and the Productive Paradoxes of Pakistani Policing”, in Daniela Berti & Devika Bordia (eds.) 2015,  Regimes of Legalities. Ethnography of Criminal Cases in South Asia, New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 258-289.
  • Samaddar, Ranabir:
    • 2013: "Par-delà la raison pratique. L'Indian Evidence Act et sa nature performative", in D.Berti & G.Tarabout(eds.), "Les Frontières de la loi. Justice, pouvoirs et politique", Diogène, n°239-240: 86-108.
  • Shah, Prakash:
    • 2011: “Inconvenient Marriages, or What happens when Ethnic Minorities marry trans-jurisdictionally according to their self-chosen norms”, in L.Holden (ed.), Cultural Expertise and Litigation: Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives, London, Routledge.
  • Tarabout, Gilles:
    • "Religion and the Courts. The Secular Management of Gods’ Affairs in Some Kerala Cases", on-line video-recording of the (LASSnet 2010) panel "Religion and Constitutionalism in India". With Arvind Narrain, Rohit De and Abhik Majumdar - panel Religion and Constitutionalism in India
    • 2015: "Religious Uncertainty, Astrology, and the Courts in South India", in Daniela Berti, Anthony Good, Gilles Tarabout (eds.), Of Doubt and Proof. Ritual and Legal practices of Judgment. Ashgate Publishing: 59-75.
  • Tarabout, Gilles, and Daniela Berti:
    • 2012: “Criminal Proceedings in India and the Question of Culture. An Anthropological Perspective”, in W. Gephart (ed.), Rechtsanalyse als Kulturforshung, Frankfurt am Main, Vittorio Klostermann, pp.193-206
    • 2013 (eds.), "Les Frontières de la loi. Justice, pouvoirs et politique", Diogène, n°239-240 (juillet-octobre 2012).
    • 2013: "Pratiques de justice. Catégories, procédures, stratégies", in D.Berti & G.Tarabout(eds.), "Les Frontières de la loi. Justice, pouvoirs et politique", Diogène, n°239-240: 3-15.
  • Tarabout, Gilles, Daniela Berti and Anthony Good:
    • 2015: (eds.)Of Doubt and Proof. Ritual and Legal Practices of Judgment. Ashgate Publishing, xvi + 203 p.
    • 2015: "Introduction: Technologies of Doubt in Law and Ritual", in Daniela Berti, Anthony Good, Gilles Tarabout (eds.), Of Doubt and Proof. Ritual and Legal Practices of Judgment. Ashgate Publishing: 1-17. LINK to online text
  • Toffin, Gérard:
    • 2011: (in collaboration with Shova Shakya) “Women, Law and Democracy in Nepal. An Interview with Sapana Pradhan-Malla”, European Bulletin of Himalayan Research, n° 39.

Forthcoming

  • Berti, Daniela:
    • 2016, "Plaintiff Deities. Ritual Honours as Fundamental Rights in India", in D.Berti, G.Tarabout and R.Voix (eds),Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press.
  • Berti, Daniela, Gilles Tarabout and Raphaël Voix:
    • 2016 (eds), Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press
    • 2016, "Introduction", in D.Berti, G.Tarabout and R.Voix (eds),Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press.
  • Bordia, Devika:
    • (Accepted): “The Spirit of Legal Procedure: Documents, Court Practices and the Production of Truths about Tribal Life in Western India”, Political and Legal Anthropology Review.
  • Clémentin-Ojha, Catherine:
    • 2016, "Claiming Religious Rights from a Secular Power. Judgment Regarding the Rules of Succession to the Position of Shebait in a North Indian Temple", in D.Berti, G.Tarabout and R.Voix (eds),Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press.
  • Letizia, Chiara:
    • (submitted) “A state goddess in the new secular Nepal: reflections on the Kumari case at the Supreme Court”, FOCAAL, Journal of Global and Historical Anthropology.
    • 2016, "National Gods at the Court: Secularism and the Judiciary in Nepal", in D.Berti, G.Tarabout and R.Voix (eds),Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press
  • Tarabout, Gilles:
    • 2016, "Birth vs. Merit: Kerala Temple Priests and the Courts", in D.Berti, G.Tarabout and R.Voix (eds),Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press.
  • Tarabout, Gilles, Daniela Berti and Raphaël Voix:
    • 2016, (eds), Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press
    • 2016, "Introduction", D.Berti, G.Tarabout and R.Voix (eds),Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press
  • Voix, Raphaël:
    • 2016, "The Legal Making of a 'Hindu Sect'. Understanding the Tandava Case in its Context" in D.Berti, G.Tarabout and R.Voix (eds),Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press.
  • Voix, Raphaël, Daniela Berti and Gilles Tarabout:
    • 2016, (eds), Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press
    • 2016, "Introduction", D.Berti, G.Tarabout and R.Voix (eds),Filing Religion. State, Hinduism and Courts of Law, New-Delhi, Oxford University Press.