The Making of Law: An Ethnography of the Conseil d'Etat / Edition 1

The Making of Law: An Ethnography of the Conseil d'Etat / Edition 1

by Bruno Latour
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0745639844

ISBN-13: 9780745639840

Pub. Date: 01/05/2010

Publisher: Wiley

In this book, Bruno Latour pursues his ethnographic inquiries into the different value systems of modern societies. After science, technology, religion, art, it is now law that is being studied by using the same comparative ethnographic methods.

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In this book, Bruno Latour pursues his ethnographic inquiries into the different value systems of modern societies. After science, technology, religion, art, it is now law that is being studied by using the same comparative ethnographic methods.

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ISBN-13:
9780745639840
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/05/2010
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the English edition vi

1 In the shadow of Bonaparte 1

2 How to make a file ripe for use 70

3 A body in a palace 107

4 The passage of law 127

5 Scientific objects and legal objectivity 198

6 Talking of law? 244

Glossary of technical terms 278

Bibliography 282

Index 291

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