Malet Street main building (Torrington Square entrance), Room B34 Speaker: Costas Douzinas, Birkbeck, University of London and Syriza member of the. Costas Douzinas is a law professor at Birkbeck, University of London. His books include The End of Human Rights and Human Rights and Empire. Philosophy. Professor Costas Douzinas joined the Institute for Social Justice as a Professorial Fellow in and is currently the Director of the Birkbeck Institute for the.

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In the summer ofConstantin Cavafy met E. Greece is standing up xouzinas EU neocolonialism. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

The universalist claims that cultural values and moral norms should…. Human Rights and Empire: Adam Bychawski is an editorial assistant at openDemocracy. I plead guilty fostas the indictment of avowed optimism. Critical jurisprudence returns to the classical tradition of a general philosophy of law and adopts a much wider concept of legality.

Professor Costas Douzinas — School of Law

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Reflections of an Accidental Politician Aug 30, The latest mutation of the neoliberal doctrine is turning Greece into a real life dystopia, but resistance dohzinas still save the day.

Costas Douzinas and Joanna Bourke: Rights form the terrain on which people are distributed into rulers, ruled, oduzinas excluded. Critical Thought at the Turn of the Century Jun 01, Our initiative aims to show there is an alternative analysis of the present situation rather than the misery and injustice of austerity.

Only 5 left in stock more on the way. The idea of Europe must go back to a democracy that resists fake economic orthodoxy and false monoculturalism. Reflections of an Accidental Politician was published by Polity in DemocraciaAbierta Global platform for Latin American voices. Provide feedback about this page. Douzinas joined Birkbeck College in to set up its School of Law.

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Look at the facts. Professor Douzinas has been an outspoken critic of the Greek bailout, of the political elite in Greece which has signed up to the bailout, and of the extraordinary consequences of this deal….


Greece and the Future of Europe is published by Polity. The fear of ‘contagion’ shouldn’t be douzihas about the euro — this Greek resistance could spread across Europe.

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The left can learn from recent popular resistances — the Arab spring, Greece or Turkey — that have no leaders, parties or common ideology, then build on the energy and imagination these movements have created. Only 3 left in stock – order soon. Cities of refuge Costas Douzinas 26 March The two peoples are alike, quick-witted, resourceful, adventurous.

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Professor Costas Douzinas

Neoliberal economics planned in Brussels and Berlin will push Greece into third-world working conditions. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

Why has Europe failed to inspire its citizens in a similar way to other ideas such as the nation, socialism or human rights?