in Law's Environment
May 2010; p ublished online October 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 16995 words.
This chapter is concerned with the city of Alamogordo, located in southern New Mexico. Alamogordo began as the late-nineteenth-century version of a planned community. Before then, various...
Political Catastrophe and Liberal Legal Desire: Two Stories of Revolution, Remediation, and Return From the French Nineteenth Century
in Law and Catastrophe
June 2007; p ublished online June 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 15733 words.
This chapter takes up the historicity of “law and catastrophe” by exploring the problem that political events, represented and narrated as human-made catastrophes, have posed for the...