Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law




About the Contributors | text |


Problems in the Description of African Systems of Landholding.  [Pages 1-14]

       Geoffrey MacCormack | article (pdf) |


The Clash Between Indigenous, Islamic, Colonial

and Post-Colonial Law in Nigeria.  [Pages 15-60]

       Frank A. Salamone| article (pdf) |


Lay Tribunals in The Sudan: An Historical and Socio-Legal Analysis.  [Pages 61-128]

       Salman M.A. Salman | article (pdf) |


Review Essay 


The Limits of The Limits of Law.

[Pages 129-146]

       Gordon Woodman | article (pdf) |


The Limits of Law: A Reply.  [Pages 147-153]

       Antony Allott | article (pdf) |



Book Reviews


J.L. Comaroff and S. Roberts, Rules and Processes: The Cultural Logic of Dispute in an African Context.  [Pages 155-157]

       Etienne LeRoy | review (pdf) |


C.J. Witty, Mediation and Society: Conflict Management in Lebanon.  [Pages 159-162]

       Sally Engel Merry | review (pdf) |


F. von Benda-Beckmann, Property in Social Continuity: Continuity and Change in the Maintenance of Property Relationships Through Time in Minangkabau, West Sumatra.  [Pages 163-166]

       Sally Falk Moore | review (pdf) |




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