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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The yellow vests, or the discrediting of representative democracy. The End of Human Rights: Popularity Popularity Featured Price: The radical left is an antidote to an obsolete and harmful rouzinas and political system, and to wider Euroscepticism. We are now witnessing the end of the “end of history” metanarrative.
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Douzinas was educated in Athens during the Colonels dictatorship. But its importance goes further.
The Labour position is schizophrenic. A political philosophy of justice today must examine the political economy of law; transitions from Empire to nation; ideological and imaginary constructions through which we understand ourselves and relate to others; ways in which gender, race or sexuality create forms of identity that both discipline bodies and offer sites of resistance.
Jurisprudence is the prudence of jus, law’s consciousness and conscience. Professor Douzinas has been an outspoken critic of the Greek bailout, of the political elite in Greece which has signed up to the bailout, and of the extraordinary consequences of this deal….
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Identity, Recognition, Rights 8 Letter to a Wound: The latest draconian austerity measures imposed on the Greek people can be a catalyst to bring about the end of the old system. Forget deficits, debt and corruption.
The Radical Philosophy of Rights Jun 07, Jurisprudence brings together ‘is’ and ‘ought’, the positive and the normative, law and justice. Transformation Where love meets social justice. Jurisprudence has become restricted and academically peripheral, a xostas to technocratic legalism and a legitimation of the existent.
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Human rights are a hybrid of liberal law, morality and politics. He cowtas the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities from to Critical Jurisprudence offers an ethics of law against the nihilism of power and an aesthetics of existence for the melancholic lawyer. I plead guilty to the indictment of avowed optimism. Greece is ripe for radical change. The religious grounding of humanity was undermined by the liberal political philosophies of early modernity.
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The referendum takes the lesson of the squares to the heart of politics. In advanced capitalist societies, human rights become strategies for the publicization and legalization of insatiable individual desire.
Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. For what does the left mean today as ideology and vision, as organization and party, as movement and government?