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L'adoption internationale

Un facteur d'évolution de la morphologie familiale (1945–1985)

Yves Denéchère

de l'intérêt de l'enfant qui s'ébranle après la Grande Guerre 8 . L'article 345 de la loi précise : « un Français peut adopter un étranger ou être adopté par un étranger. L'adoption n'entraîne pas pour l'adopté un changement de nationalité ». Mais le

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Adopting a Resistance Lens

An Exploration of Power and Legitimacy in Transitional Justice

Julie Bernath and Sandra Rubli

, characterized by realist and positivist approaches to power and informed by rational choice theory, narrow down the analysis of power to the moment of institutional design. We argue that adopting a resistance lens provides a different vantage point to the study

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Jennifer Heuer

In 1797, two brothers brought an unusual case to the French legislature. Their niece, the daughter of the famous martyr of liberty Michel Lepeletier, had been “adopted by the nation” in 1793. Now officially emancipated from her relatives’ tutelage, she wished to marry a debt-ridden young Dutch man. Unable to prevent the marriage through more traditional means, Suzanne Lepeletier’s uncles demanded that the state fulfill its duties as father. They insisted that the legislative assembly oversee the establishment of its adopted daughter, and with her, the fate of its revolutionary patrimony; Suzanne must be stopped from “denationalizing” herself through her planned marriage to a foreigner.

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Rogue or Lover

Value-Maximizing Interpretations of Withnail and I

Peter Alward

regarding the value of a particular interpreted work, but they could also falsely believe that the interpretation in question is supported by the work. As a result, there is no motivation to adopt any kind of fictionalist account of work meaning and value

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Ghost Mothers

Kinship Relationships in Thai Spirit Cults

Andrew Alan Johnson

laughter. At first, we were very frightened. We got a Chinese spirit doctor [ sin sae ] in, who told us that a child’s ghost haunted the place. The ghost appeared to me [in a dream] and told me that he wanted me to be his mother. So I adopted him. The

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Exposed Intimacies

Clinicians on the Frontlines of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Ellen Block

physical and affective distance between them and their patients. While these newly adopted practices are helping to flatten the curve of COVID-19, they also reveal the ways that bodily proximity and intimacy between clinicians and patients have always been

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Ronald de Rooy

political or social parodies. Divine Comics in Italy and Europe Recent European visual adaptations reconfirm the variety and adaptability that characterise Dante’s visual reception as a whole. Overall, the majority adopt a reverent attitude towards the

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Ander Delgado

1950s, after years of repression and despite the efforts of the authorities. One strategy adopted by the movement to express the young generation’s desire for freedom outside the political arena was to apply elements of Basque identity to various

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Wiping away the Tears of the Ocean


Mogobe Ramose

war is not without rules, but the rules allow and encourage the greatest possible flexibility of utterance ( Lyotard 1984: 17 ). ‘Flexibility of utterance’ is one of the attitudes adopted in this article. This is the assertion of freedom from the

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Human rights-based service delivery

Assessing the role of national human rights institutions in democracy and development in Ghana and Uganda

Richard Iroanya, Patrick Dzimiri, and Edith Phaswana

other things, looking at what preventive measures NHRIs in Africa adopt towards protecting and promoting human rights on the continent. A qualitative methodology with a case study approach is adopted in this paper. A questionnaire and the non