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Posthuman Feminism and Global Constitutionalism: Environmental Reflections

Jones, Emily (2022) 'Posthuman Feminism and Global Constitutionalism: Environmental Reflections.' Global Constitutionalism. pp. 1-15. ISSN 2045-3825

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Abstract

There is a need for the field of global constitutionalism to consider a wider array of voices, such as women’s voices and perspectives from the Global South. Here, I argue that global constitutionalism must pay attention not only to a wider array of human perspectives, but also to non-human perspectives and to different understandings of what the law is and can be. Evaluating how international law categorizes the environment and non-human animals as things or objects to be exploited for human needs, I argue that posthuman feminism provides an alternative epistemic frame for rethinking both global constitutionalism and international law.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: posthuman feminism; global constitutionalism; women’s voices; Global South; non-human exploitation
Divisions: Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Humanities > Law, School of
SWORD Depositor: Elements
Depositing User: Elements
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2022 19:26
Last Modified: 16 Mar 2022 15:08
URI: http://repository.essex.ac.uk/id/eprint/31662

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