Forum shopping and shopping forums: another 40-year anniversary

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In the first year of the journal of Legal Pluralism’s existence, Keebet von Benda-Beckmann’s article Forum shopping and shopping forums. Dispute processing in a Minangkabau village in West Sumatra was published. Christian Lund reflects on the continued theoretical and methodological relevance of the article for the social scientific study of law and legal pluralism, property and conflict, institutions and authorities, and the role of claimants.

Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law
Issue number3
Pages (from-to)414-418
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 2021

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    Research areas

  • Heuristic theory, social contracts

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