Local Advocacy, Global Engagement

Heinz Klug

in Cause Lawyering and the State in a Global Era

Published in print November 2001 | ISBN: 9780195141177
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780199871391 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Socio-Legal Studies

 Local Advocacy, Global Engagement

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The example of land rights litigation in South Africa challenges the assumption that cause lawyering is inherently adversarial, and shows how commitments to client demands have become suffused with a wider responsibility to democratic accountability in the postapartheid era.

Keywords: cause lawyers; land rights; South Africa

Chapter.  11565 words. 

Subjects: International Relations

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