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School of Law

Dr Scott Newton

BA(Berkeley) JD MPA(Harvard)

Overview

Scott Newton
School of Law

Lecturer in Laws of Central Asia

Centre of Contemporary Central Asia & the Caucasus

Academic Staff, Centre of Contemporary Central Asia and the Caucasus

London Middle East Institute (LMEI)

Member

Centre for Migration and Diaspora Studies

Member

Name:
Dr Scott Newton
Email address:
Telephone:
020 7898 4658
Address:
SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
299
Office Hours:
Tuesdays 14:30-16:00

Teaching

Courses Taught
PhD Students supervised
  • Jonathan Bashi Rudahindwa, OHADA, a regional legal system to support the creation of an internal market in Africa
  • Vincent Depaigne, Human rights and cultural identity in a constitutional framework: a comparative approach

Expertise

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Available for
Regional Expertise
  • Africa
  • East Asia
Country Expertise
  • Kazakhstan
  • Rwanda
Languages

Publications

Book Chapters

Newton, Scott (2006) 'The Dialectics of Law and Development.' In: Trubek, D. M. and Santos, A., (eds.), The New Law and Economic Development: a Critical Appraisal. Cambridge University Press, pp. 174-202.

Newton, Scott (2003) 'Transplantation and Transition: Legality and Legitimacy in the Kazakhstani Legislative Process.' In: Galligan, D. J. and Kurkchiyan, M., (eds.), Law and Informal Practices: the Post-Communist Experience. Oxford University Press, pp. 151-170.

Articles

Newton, Scott (2007) 'Law and Power in Rwanda in the Shadow of the Genocide.' Journal of Comparative Law, 2 (1). pp. 151-171.

Newton, Scott (2006) 'Constitutionalism and Imperialism sub specie Spinozae.' Law and Critique, 17 (3). pp. 325-355.

Newton, Scott (2000) 'The Political Institutions of Tajikistan in the Wake of the General Agreement and the National Reconciliation Commission.' SOAS Working Papers .

Newton, Scott (2000) 'Transplantation and Transition: Legality and Legitimacy in Kazakhstani Legislative Process.' SOAS Working Paper .

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