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Transnational Hindu law adoptions: recognition and treatment in Britain
(Cambridge University Press, 2009)
This article examines how the adoption of children under Hindu law in India is regarded by British private international law and immigration law. Through an analysis of case law, it focuses particularly on how British ...
Are there Asian diasporic laws in Britain? Reconsidering the presuppositions of legal pluralism
(Il Mulino publishing house, 2020-06-08)
The concept of ‘Asian laws in Britain’ was proposed in the 1990s by a leading scholar of South Asian laws, Werner Menski, within the larger framework of legal pluralism. This article explores the reasons why it might be ...