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Once A Compelling Essay Ina compelling essay in theory and a pathbreaking ethnography of dispute in an African society On the basis of a sensitive study of the Tswana of southern Africa John Comaroff Simon Roberts challenge most of the orthodoxies of legal southern Africa John Comaroff and Simon Roberts most of the orthodoxies of legal They argue that the social world and the dispute pr. Ocesses that occur within it are given form and meaning by
"a dialectical elationship "dialectical elationship Structures And Individual Experience The Authors Explore In structures and individual experience The authors explore in a way the elations between culture and ideology system and practice social action and human intention They develop a model that lays bare the form and content of. Legal and discourse in all its variations a model
That Accounts For The Outcome Of Conflict Processes And Explainsaccounts for the outcome of conflict processes and explains the Tswana like people in other cultures conceive of their world in an apparently contradictory manner as ule governed yet inherently open to pragmatic individualism; orderly yet inherently fluid and shiftin.
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