Institutional Legal Reform in Kuwait after 2011

The Paradoxes of Establishing Rule of Law amidst Authoritarian Upgrading

Abstract In 2015, Law 12 legislated for the establishment of family courts for the first time in the modern history of Kuwait. The reflections and experiences of stakeholders—judges, lawyers, and administrators—surrounding this law are here contextualized from three perspectives: (1) as an instituti...

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Volume: 18
Main Author: Maktabi, Rania
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: 28.10.2020
published in: Hawwa (Leiden) Vol. 18; no. 2-3; pp. 357 - 395
Data of publication: 2020-10-28
ISSN: 1569-2078
EISSN: 1569-2086
Discipline: Women's Studies
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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