Journal article

The Southern Jurist as a Teacher of Laws: An Interview with Upendra Baxi

Sundhya Pahuja, Adil Hasan Khan

Jindal Global Law Review | Springer Science and Business Media LLC | Published : 2018


This interview was conducted with Upendra Baxi in early October, 2015 as part of the authors' Eminent Jurists Video Archive Project. The interview covers Baxi's formative early years in Rajkot, his education and taking up of a life of a legal scholar, including his basic legal training at the Government Law College in Bombay, graduate education at Berkeley (California), and his early career as a lecturer at the University of Sydney. In a wide ranging discussion, with his usual mixture of intellectual dexterity, endless generosity and good humour, Baxi illuminatingly discusses his understanding of the significant notions of normative expectations, eurocentrism, self-determination, along with ..

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