Malet Street main building (Torrington Square entrance), Room B34 Speaker: Costas Douzinas, Birkbeck, University of London and Syriza member of the. Costas Douzinas is a law professor at Birkbeck, University of London. His books include The End of Human Rights and Human Rights and Empire. Philosophy. Professor Costas Douzinas joined the Institute for Social Justice as a Professorial Fellow in and is currently the Director of the Birkbeck Institute for the.

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What we talk about when we talk about TTIP. A discussion on how Europeans can relaunch the struggle for a democratic Europe in the aftermath of Syriza’s fight against the powers that be. Philosophical Differences 7 The Colour of Law: If the Greek Spring succeeds, it will mark the beginning of a new type of democratic socialism for the 21st century.

In the summer ofConstantin Cavafy met E. The latest draconian austerity measures imposed on the Greek people can be a catalyst to bring about the end of the old system.

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Critical Jurisprudence 9 News from Nowhere: Provide feedback about this page. Greece and the Future of Europe Jul 11, Rights form the terrain on which people are distributed into rulers, douziinas, and excluded. Labour introduced the Act but was justifiably accused of violating most of its principles in its obsession with security. European integration Six countries. Against imperial arrogance and cosmopolitan naivety, we must insist that global neoliberal capitalism and human-rights-for-export are part of the same project.

This title will be released on June 7, Greece is ripe for radical change. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. The left in power? The post order combines an economic system that generates huge structural inequalities and oppression with a juridico-political ideology promising dignity and equality.

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Syriza can be the future for Greece, and for Europe too. The left can learn from recent popular resistances — the Arab spring, Greece or Costaa — that have no leaders, parties or common ideology, then build on the energy and imagination these movements have created. Questioning the Past, Resisting the Present, eds. But its importance goes further. European elites should be wary of the Greek spring. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

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The Greek elections mark the beginning of the end of a cycle that started in fostas the fall of the Berlin Wall. From the Arab spring, to the indignados and Occupy, protests and…. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. The Greek elite that tried to push through policies on the back of a deficit it fuelled stands alone and accused. Costas Douzinas and Joanna Bourke: Notes Towards a Theory of Judgement Part 3: The usurious conditions of the Greek bailout reveal Brussels’ fouzinas mindset — but Athens is showing citizens can resist.

DemocraciaAbierta Global platform for Latin American voices. All legal aspects of the economic, political, emotional and physical modes of production and reproduction of society are part of critical jurisprudence.

Greece and the Future of Europe by Costas Douzinas Po litical developments in Greece will show whether the future of Europe is one of neoliberal restructuring or one of a democratic socialist alternative. The Labour position is schizophrenic.


Critical Jurisprudence Sep 25, Human rights for Martians Costas Douzinas 3 May Only 5 left in stock more on the way. Douzinas was a member of the group that established the Department of Law at the University of Cyprus and is a member of its international advisory committee. Here are some answers and some solutions. Six different paths to EU integration.

Jurisprudence brings together ‘is’ and ‘ought’, the positive and the normative, law and justice. Jurisprudence has become restricted and academically csotas, a guidebook to technocratic legalism and a legitimation of the existent.

An interview with Costas Douzinas. Austerity and popular resistance are essential to a political diagnosis for contemporary Europe. Poststructuralism and Law Part 2: In advanced capitalist societies, human rights become strategies for the publicization and legalization of insatiable individual desire.

Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Guardian Weekly in review In Greece, we see democracy in action. Douzinas was educated in Athens during the Colonels dictatorship. The widespread protests of have started again in Spain, Portugal and Italy while in Greece the new austerity….

Macedonia and ideology Costas Douzinas 9 July It’s clear that punishing the poor will only deepen the recession — so why are the IMF technocrats intent on further austerity? Greece and the Future of Europe is published by Polity.