• A Critique of the Humanitarian (B)order of Things 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Journal of Identity and Migration Studies vol. 13 no. 2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-12-01)
      The reification of humanitarian borders generates a politics of crisis that weakens the capacity to produce structural political changes and legitimizes exceptionalism and the reproduction of hierarchized borders. In this ...
    • Access to Justice and Human Rights in Afghanistan 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Journal of Crime, Law and Social Change vol. 60, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013-01-01)
      In anthropological and legal literature, the phenomenon termed ‘legal pluralism’ has been interpreted as a co-presence of legal orders which act in relation to their own ‘levels’ of referring ‘fields’. The Afghan normative ...
    • Afghanistan. Ricostruzione, ingiustizia, diritti umani 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Book, 2012-01-01)
      Con la caduta del regime talebano nel 2001, imponenti progetti di ricostruzione sono stati avviati in Afghanistan con l'apparente scopo di democratizzare il Paese. Con riferimento al settore giustizia, il libro sviluppa ...
    • Antonio De Lauri Interviews Anthony Reid 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Others, 2015-01-01)
    • Antonio De Lauri interviews William Gervase Clarence-Smith 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Others, 2015-01-01)
    • Antropologia giuridica. Temi e prospettive di ricerca 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Book, 2013-01-01)
      Questa raccolta di saggi rappresenta un punto di riferimento nel settore di studi dell'antropologia giuridica e colma un vuoto significativo nella letteratura in lingua italiana sull'argomento. Pensato come strumento per ...
    • Armed governance: the case of the CIA-supported Afghan militias 

      De Lauri, Antonio; Suhrke, Astri (Small Wars and Insurgency, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-06-01)
      This article examines the genealogy and behavior of the CIA militias in Afghanistan against the backdrop of persistent armed governance whereby a plurality of actors competes over control and rule. The nonaccountable use ...
    • Between Law and Customs: Normative Interconnections in Kabul’s Tribunals 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Diogenes vol. Vol. 60(3-4), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015-01-01)
      The Afghan normative scenario is composed of customary practices, shari’a principles, laws promulgated by the state and international law. Studies on this arsenal tend to give special attention to the coexistence and/or ...
    • Boredom and Crisis in the Humanitarian Realm 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Anthropology Today vol. 30(6), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014-01-01)
      ‘Humanitarian boredom’ produces its own perspective on the world, providing a ‘point of entry’ to the observation of humanitarianism in practice. In this paper, while problematizing both a general understanding of boredom ...
    • Corruption, Legal Modernisation and Judicial Practice in Afghanistan 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Asian Studies Review vol. 37(4), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013-01-01)
      Afghanistan’s justice system is currently at a crucial and troubled stage of development that will determine its effectiveness. This article focuses on the phenomenon of corruption inside judicial institutions. By integrating ...
    • “Debtor Forever.” Debt and Bondage in Afghan and Pakistani Brick Kilns 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Research report, 2015-01-01)
    • Entre loi et coutumes. L'interconnexion normative dans les cours de justice de Kaboul 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Diogène vol. 239-240, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013-01-01)
      Le système juridique afghan est formé de pratiques coutumiè-res, de principes de la shari‘a, de lois promulguées par l’État et denormes internationales. Cet arsenal a généralement été étudié enprêtant une attention ...
    • Giustizia 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Book, 2008-01-01)
      Dall'introduzione: Volgendoci alla giustizia, il nostro sguardo è spinto al di là del perfettamente misurabile, restituendoci immagini terrene e divine, storiche e mitiche, dolorose e gloriose. Le riflessioni raccolte in ...
    • Gli hazara dell'Afghanistan tra asservimento, guerra ed emancipazione 

      De Lauri, Antonio (LARES. Quadrimestrale di studi demoetnoantropologici vol. 2016/2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016-01-01)
      This article analyses the link between politics of enslavement, war and collective emancipation with particular reference to the Hazaras, an ethnic-religious minority of Afghanistan. The main objective of this paper is to ...
    • Humanitarian borders: The merging of rescue with security and control 

      De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Brief no. 2018:11, Report, 2018-01-01)
      In the past few years, mass-media and political actors, especially emergent populist and right-wing political movements, effectively enhanced sentiments of panic and fear nourished by the idea that there is a severe crisis ...
    • Humanitarian Diplomacy: A New Research Agenda 

      De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Brief no. 2018:4, Report, 2018-06-01)
      Improving access to humanitarian aid in conflict and complex emergencies has always been a major concern for policy makers and humanitarian actors. Historically, humanitarianism has been conducted in situations of extreme ...
    • Humanitarian Militarism and the Production of Humanity 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Social Anthropology vol. 27 no. 1, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-02-01)
      The limits and consequences of humanitarian military operations continue to be major issues in Western public debates on global security, democracy and human rights. This article focuses on the intersection of war and ...
    • Humanitarianism: Keywords 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Book, 2020-09-01)
      Humanitarianism: Keywords is a comprehensive dictionary designed as a compass for navigating the conceptual universe of humanitarianism. It is an intuitive toolkit to map contemporary humanitarianism and to explore its ...
    • La diplomatie humanitaire 

      De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Brief no. 2020:06, Report, 2020-06-01)
      Améliorer l’accès à l’aide humanitaire dans les conflits et dans les situations d’urgence complexes a toujours été la plus grande préoccupation pour les acteurs ...
    • Land, Property Rules and Disputes in Kabul 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Iran Nameh vol. 29(3-4), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015-01-01)