Comparative Law

Outline & Readings

First Readings

1.A French Statute (in French and in English Translation)

2.A Photograph (Nice, France, August 2016)

3.A French Judgment (in French and in English Translation) 

4.Foucault & Borges on "Thinking That"

5. Truth? A Cartoon (New Zealand Herald, Auckland, January 2011)

6.ANote on Glocalization (Starbucks in Europe, New York Times, March 2012)

7.Posner

8.Jackson

9.Bodum v. La Cafetiere (2010)

10.Proof of Foreign Law

11. Animal Science Products v. Hebei Welcome Pharmaceutical (2018)

12.Borges on Averroës

13.Heidegger on Language

14.Badiou

15.Steiner

16.Shweder

17.Oba

18. Glenn Cover (+ Page Facing Contents)

19.Fresh Start?

20.Whitman on Glenn

21.Zweigert and Kötz: Excerpts (+ Full Text)

22.Gordley, Bogdan, Law, Jackson

23.Frankenberg

24.Fletcher

25.Hill

26.Millns

27.Teitel

28.Hyland

29.Glanert

30.“Paradoxically, Derrida…” (Excerpt)

31.Heidegger (in Clark)

32.Heidegger (Excerpts) & Acosta

33.Gadamer (in Clark)

34.Gadamer: Excerpts

35.Derrida: Biographical Note

36.L'Etranger/Die Verwandlung

37.Glanert and Legrand on Translation

38.Siting Foreign Law

39.Tracing the French Statute

40.Tracing the French Statute (Detail)

41.Derrida: Excerpts

42."Comparative Legal Studies…” (Excerpt)

43.Comparative Law (in Clark)

44.Whitman

45.Gordley

46.Donnelly

47.Goodale

48.Abu-Lughod

49.Frankenberg on Human Rights

50.McLoughlin v. O’Brian

51.Attia v. British Gas

52.Tort Law

53.European Legal Systems Are Not Converging

54.Teubner

55.Niglia

56.Michaels

57.Pistor

58.Spamann

59.Econocentrism

60.Merry & Wood

61.Comparative Law As Self-Fashioning

62.Negative Comparative Law

63.Translation and Endurance of Self

64.Third Space

65.Understanding Understanding

66.Singularity

67.Difference

68."Transplants"


Past Final Examinations

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