Tag: living fiction

Turning cool kids into outlaws – Legal #fictions and the management of heroin abuse in post-reform China

Giulia Zoccatelli , May 13th, 2016

Cool kids. On a rainy afternoon towards the end of my fieldwork in Qilin, southwest China, I sat with one of my informants, Jiao Hua – a round,…



Andrea Pia , May 2nd, 2016

The theme of “living fictions” comes from a presentation I gave at a recent meeting of the EASA Anthropology of Law and Rights network and builds on its…