SOAS University of London

School of Law

Professor Werner Menski

MA (Kiel), PhD (London)
  • Teaching
  • Expertise
  • Publications

Overview

Teaching

Expertise

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Available for
  • Briefings
  • Special Study Programmes
  • Short Term Consultancy
  • Long Term Consultancy
Regional Expertise
  • South Asia
Country Expertise
  • Bangladesh
  • India
  • Pakistan
Languages
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Sanskrit
  • Urdu

Publications

Authored Books

Menski, Werner F and Fischer, Alexander (2022) Einführung in das indische Recht. München: C.H. Beck Verlag. [Forthcoming]

Scarciglia, Roberto and Menski, Werner F (2018) Normative Pluralism and Religious Diversity: Challenges and Methodological Approaches. Milano: Wolters Kluwer and CEDAM.

Menski, Werner (2006) Comparative Law in a Global Context: The Legal Systems of Asia and Africa. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Menski, Werner (2003) Hindu Law: Beyond Tradition and Modernity. Oxford University Press.

Menski, Werner (2000) Modern Indian Family Law. London: Curzon Press.

Menski, Werner and Alam, Ahmad Rafay and Raza, Mehreen Kasuri (2000) Public interest litigation in Pakistan. London: Platinum.

Menski, Werner F (2000) Comparative law in a global context: the legal systems of Asia and Africa. London: Platinium.

Menski, Werner F (1999) South Asians and the dowry problem. New Delhi: Vistaar.

Menski, Werner and Pearl, David (1998) Muslim Family Law. London: Sweet & Maxwell.

Pearl, David and Menski, Werner F (1998) Muslim family law. Lahore: Brite Books.

Articles

Menski, Werner F (2021) 'European Islam in the Age of Globalisation and Legal Pluralism: Not Easy Being European'. Naveiñ reet : Nordic Journal of Law and Social Research, (1) 10, pp 187-210.

Menski, Werner F and Qayyum, Sham (2020) 'Author and Subject Index to IANL Vol 33 (2019)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (34) 1, pp 71-106.

Menski, Werner F (2020) 'Celebrating 40 Years of South Asia Research'. South Asia Research, (40) 1, pp 7-11.

Menski, Werner F and Kokal, Kalindi (2020) 'अन्य देशों और तुलनात्मक दृष्टि में मुस्लिम निजी क़ानून = Anya deshon aur tulnaatmak drishti mein muslim nijii qaanuun'. Samajik Vimarsh = सामाजिक विमर्श, (3) 1.

Menski, Werner F and Noor, Ousman (2019) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 32 (2018)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (33) 1, pp 75-112.

Menski, Werner F (2019) 'Ethical States and Responsible Governance in the Global Age of Plural Laws'. GNLU Law and Society Review, (1), pp 29-47.

Menski, Werner F (2019) 'The multiple roles of customary law in the shaping of the intercultural state in India'. Revista General de Derecho Publico Comparado, (26) 422104, pp 1-28.

Menski, Werner F and D’Avray, David L. (2019) 'Authenticating Marriage: The Decree Tametsi in a Comparative Global Perspective'. Rechtsgeschichte : Zeitschrift des Max-Planck-Instituts für europäische Rechtsgeschichte = Legal history : journal of the Max Planck Institute for European Legal History, (27), pp 71-89.

Menski, Werner F (2018) 'Law as a global entity through Italian eyes and minds'. Ethics & Global Politics, (11) 2, pp 37-49.

Menski, Werner F and Noor, Ousman (2018) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 31 (2017)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (32) 1, pp 62-90.

Menski, Werner F (2018) 'Religion, Governance and the Need for Plurality-Conscious Moderation'. South Asia Research, (38) 1, pp 92-102.

Menski, Werner F (2017) 'Der Community-Leadership Kurs an der SOAS als Entwicklungsmodell'. Humboldt chancengleich, (9), pp 52-53.

Menski, Werner F (2017) 'Human Rights in Southeast Asia: Are We Moving Backward?'. Journal of Southeast Asian Human Rights, (1) 2, pp 109-127.

Menski, Werner F and Sona, Federica (2017) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 30 (2016)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (31) 1, pp 77-105.

Menski, Werner F (2016) 'Justice, Epistemic Violence in South Asian Studies and the Nebulous Entity of Caste in Our Age of Chaos'. South Asia Research, (36) 3, pp 299-321.

d'Avray, David and Menski, Werner F (2016) 'Authenticating marriage: The Decree Tametsi in a comparative global perspective'. Max Planck Institute for European Legal History Research Paper Series, (2016) 3.

Menski, Werner F (2016) 'Foreword'. SOAS Law Journal, (3) 1, pp viii-ix.

Menski, Werner F (2016) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 29 (2015)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (30) 1, pp 66-95.

Menski, Werner F (2016) 'Still Asking for the Moon? Opening Windows of Opportunity for Better Justice in India'. Verfassung und Recht in Übersee, (49) 2, pp 124-147.

Menski, Werner F (2015) 'Bangladesh in 2015: Challenges of the iccher ghuri for learning to live together'. Journal of Law and Politics, (1) 1, pp 9-32.

Menski, Werner F (2015) 'Legal simulation: Law as a navigation tool for decision-making'. Report of Japan Coast Guard Academy = 海保大研究報告, 法文学系, (59) 2.1, pp 1-22.

Menski, Werner F and Sona, Federica (2015) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 28 (2014)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (29) 1, pp 74-120.

Menski, Werner F (2015) 'Globalizing development and legal theory: Pluralist perspectives as useful tools'. Nippon Foundation Reports, (27) 3, pp 26-47.

Menski, Werner F (2014) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 27 (2013)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (28) 1, pp 66-107.

Menski, Werner F (2014) 'The liquidity of law as a challenge to global theorising'. Jura Gentium, (11), pp 19-42.

Menski, Werner F (2014) 'Flying Kites: Banglar Ghuri – Iccher Ghuri. Managing Family Laws and Gender Issues in Bangladesh'. Law Faculty Journal of Dhaka University., (1/2), pp 1-20.

Menski, Werner F (2013) 'Governance and governability in South Asian family laws and in diaspora'. Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law, (45) 1, pp 42-57.

Menski, Werner F and Jones, Maria (2013) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 26 (2012)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (27) 1, pp 58-92.

Menski, Werner F (2013) 'Obituary for Professor J.D.M. Derrett'. Kerala Law Times, (2013) 1, pp 37-38.

Menski, Werner F and Regunathan Fischer, Lavanya (2013) ''Baby Pigeons' and the Best Interests of Adopted Children from India'. Journal of Immigration, Asylum & Nationality Law, (27) 3, pp 235-252.

Menski, Werner F and Hussain, Zeeshan (2012) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 25 (2011)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (26) 1, pp 87-122.

Menski, Werner F (2012) 'Islamic law in British courts: Do we not know or do we not want to know [in Japanese]'. マイノリティ研究 = Journal of minority studies, (6), pp 27-49.

Menski, Werner F (2011) 'Flying kites in a global sky: New models of jurisprudence'. Socio-legal Review, (7), pp 1-22.

Menski, Werner F (2011) 'Shah Bano, Narendra Modi and reality checks about global understandings of Indian law'. Nirma University Law Journal (Ahmedabad), (1) 1, pp 7-26.

Menski, Werner F (2011) 'Flying kites: Managing family laws and gender issues in Bangladesh'. Stamford Journal of Law (Dhaka) 2, pp 109-134.

Menski, Werner F and Neidhardt, Alberto (2011) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 24 (2010)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (25) 1, pp 96-136.

Menski, Werner F and Shah, Jilna (2010) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 23 (2009)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (24) 1, pp 66-106.

Menski, Werner (2010) 'Slumdog law, colonial tummy aches and the redefinition of family law in India'. South Asia Research, (30) 1, pp 67-80.

Menski, Werner F (2010) 'The Uniform Civil Code debate and Hindu law in India: Cosmetic surgery or changing agenda?'. Indian Socio-Legal Journal. [Forthcoming]

Menski, Werner F (2010) 'Flying Kites in Pakistan: Turbulences in Theory and Practice'. Journal of Law and Social Research, (1) 1, pp 41-57.

Menski, Werner F (2010) 'Fuzzy Law and the Boundaries of Secularism'. Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal, (13) 3.

Menski, Werner F (2010) 'Hindu law'. Law & Justice: The Christian Law Review, (164), pp 45-62.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Flying kites in a globalizing sky and dodgy weather forecasts: Accommodating ethnic minority laws in the UK [in Japanese]'. 多言語・多文化, 実践と研究 = Journal of Multilingual Multicultural Studies and Practices, (2), pp 26-45.

Menski, Werner (2009) 'Fragwürdige Inklusion, inakzeptable Exklusion'. E+Z Entwicklung und Zusammenarbeit, (50) 11, pp 418-420.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Questionable inclusion, appalling exclusion'. D + C Development and Cooperation, (36) 11, pp 418-420.

Menski, Werner F and Dias, Aaron (2009) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 22 (2008)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (23) 1, pp 83-107.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Flying Kites: Banglar Ghuri – Iccher Ghuri. Managing Family Laws and Gender Issues in Bangladesh'. Stamford Journal of Law, (2) 1, pp 23.

Menski, Werner (2008) 'The Uniform Civil Code debate in Indian law: New developments and changing agenda'. German Law Journal, (9) 3, pp 211-250.

Menski, Werner F and Vora, Vishal (2008) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 21 (2007)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (22) 1, pp 93-122.

Menski, Werner F (2008) 'Accommodating religious needs in relation to marriage: Flying kites and navigating state law and other forms of law'. Stato, chiese e pluralismo confessionale, pp 1-25.

Menski, Werner F (2008) 'Angrezi Shariat: Glocalised plural arrangements by migrants in Britain'. Law Vision 10, pp 10-12.

Menski, Werner F (2008) 'Literate Kerala, bribes and a new case of mata: On the limits of judicial patience and legal realism'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (2008) 4, pp 214-31.

Menski, Werner (2007) 'Dodgy Asians or dodgy laws? The story of H'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (21) 4, pp 284-294.

Menski, Werner F (2007) 'Patient judicial activism'. Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences (Kolkata) 4, pp 210-225.

Menski, Werner F and Parmar, Aashish (2007) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 20 (2006)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (21) 1, pp 55-80.

Menski, Werner (2007) 'On vyavahāra'. Indologica Taurinensia, (33), pp 123-147.

Menski, Werner F (2007) 'Double benefits and Muslim women’s postnuptial rights'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (2007) 2, pp 21-34.

Menski, Werner F and Bhawsar, Sameer (2006) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 19 (2005)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (20) 1, pp 60-79.

Menski, Werner (2006) 'Glenn's Vision of the Hindu Legal Tradition'. Journal of Comparative Law, (1) 1, pp 153-157.

Menski, Werner F (2006) 'Asking for the moon: Legal uniformity in India from a Kerala perspective'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (2006) 2, pp 52-78.

Menski, Werner F (2006) 'Judicial passivism in the public interest'. Bangladesh Journal of Law, (10) 1/2, pp 11-20.

Menski, Werner (2005) 'What happened to presumption of marriage?'. Kerala Law Times, (2005 -).

Menski, Werner and Khajavee, Ismatullah (2005) 'Index to Vol 18'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (19) 1, pp 57-80.

Menski, Werner (2005) 'Democracy in Religion: The Hindu Case'. Daimon: Annuario di diritto comparato delle religioni, (5), pp 51-73.

Menski, Werner F (2004) 'From dharma to law and back? Postmodern Hindu law in a global world'. Heidelberg Papers in South Asian and Comparative Politics 20.

Menski, Werner (2004) 'Law, Religions and Democracy: The Indian Experience'. Paper from the Conference in Piazenca on 'Religions, political theology, democracy'.

Menski, Werner F (2004) 'Hindu law: Threat, imagination or reality? Part II: Hindu law'. Confluence, (3) 2, pp 4.

Menski, Werner F (2004) 'Reluctant legislative activism'. Kerala Law Times, (2004) 1, pp 35-41.

Menski, Werner F (2004) 'Hindu law: Threat, imagination or reality? Part I: The context: Hindu law under threat'. Confluence, (3) 1, pp 4.

Menski, Werner F (2003) 'Adoptions in Indian law'. Overseas Adoption Helpline, pp 5-7.

Menski, Werner F (2003) 'Editorial'. South Asia Research, (23) 1, pp 5-6.

Menski, Werner F and Khajavee, Ismatullah (2003) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 16 (2002)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (17) 1, pp 56-76.

Menski, Werner and Khajavee, Ismatullah (2003) 'Author and Subject Index to IANL Vol 17 (2003)'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (18) 1, pp 56-76. [Forthcoming]

Menski, Werner (2003) 'Hindu Law, Human Rights Jurisprudence and Justice in India Today'. Indian Journal of Juridical Sciences, (1), pp 1-28.

Menski, Werner F (2003) 'British Asians and their legal reconstruction of the universe: Some reflections'. Confluence, (2) 1, pp 4.

Menski, Werner (2002) 'A letter from Tokyo'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (16) 2, pp 105-107.

Menski, Werner (2002) 'Immigration and multiculturalism in Britain: New issues in research and policy.'. Bulletin of Asia-Pacific Studies, (10), pp 43-66.

Menski, Werner (2002) 'Comment'. Anthropology Today, (18) 4, pp 20-22.

Menski, Werner (2002) 'Chameleons and dodgy lawyers: Reflections on Asians in Britain and their legal reconstruction of the universe.'. Indo-British Reviews: A Journal of History, (10), pp 89-103.

Menski, Werner (2002) 'Author and subject index to IANL Vol 15 (2001).'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (16) 1, pp 55-75.

Menski, Werner F (2002) 'Is there room for an Indian legal theory'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (2002) 2, pp 64-70.

Menski, Werner (2002) 'Public interest litigation: Deliverance from all evils?'. Bangladesh Journal of Law, (6) 1/2, pp 1-9.

Menski, Werner and Puri, Shantanu (2001) 'Author and subject index to I&NL&P Vol 14'. Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, (15) 1, pp 45-69.

Menski, Werner (2001) 'Muslim law in Britain'. Journal of Asian and African Studies, (6), pp 202-236.

Menski, Werner (2001) 'Postmodern Hindu law'. SOAS Law Department Occasional Papers, pp 1-42.

Menski, Werner and Pearce, Samantha (2000) 'Author and subject index I&NL&P to Vol 13 (1999)'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (14) 1, pp 50-72.

Menski, Werner (2000) 'Is there a cure?'. Hinduism Today, pp 31-31.

Menski, Werner (2000) 'Developments in Muslim Law: The South Asian context. (The Birth Centenary Commemorative Lecture delivered in honour of Professor Asaf A A Fyzee at the Royal Asiatic Society Hall in Bombay, 22nd December 1999)'. Supreme Court Cases (Journal section), (3) 9, pp 9-18.

Menski, Werner F (1999) 'Author and subject index to INLP Vol. 12 (1998)'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (13) 1, pp 34-42.

Menski, Werner F (1999) 'Felicitations delivered by Dr. Werner F. Menski, S.O.A.S., London'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section 2, pp 15-20.

Menski, Werner F and Thompson, Daniel (1998) 'Author and subject index to Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice Vol. 11 (1997)'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (12) 1, pp 37-44.

Menski, Werner (1998) 'Sati: A review article'. Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, (61) 1, pp 74-81.

Menski, Werner F (1997) 'South Asian Muslim law today: An overview'. Sharqīyāt : journal of the Dutch Association for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, (9) 1, pp 16-36.

Menski, Werner and Preston, Andrew (1997) 'Author and subject index to Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice Vol. 10'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (11) 1, pp 32-40.

Menski, Werner F (1997) 'The dowry problem: Progress in legal remedies'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section 2, pp 67-75.

Menski, Werner F (1997) 'The dowry problem: Can legal remedies work?'. Wig and Gavel: London University law journal 10, pp 129-132.

Menski, Werner F and Fournier, Toby (1996) 'Author and subject index to I&NL&P Vol. 9 (1995)'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (10) 1, pp 38-44.

Menski, Werner F (1996) 'Jagdish Chandra Jain (1909-1994)'. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Morgenlandischen Gesellschaft, (146) 2, pp 269-277.

Menski, Werner F (1995) 'Widow’s right to property. Prejudices against remarried women'. Manushi 89, pp 15-16.

Menski, Werner F and Adeyemi, Andrew (1995) 'Author and subject index to I&NL&P Vol. 8 (1994)'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (9) 1, pp 41-48.

Menski, Werner F (1994) 'Family migration and the new Immigration Rules'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (8) 4, pp 110-122.

Menski, Werner F and Adeyemi, Andrew (1994) 'Author and subject index to I&NL&P Vol. 7 (1993)'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (8) 1, pp 34-40.

Menski, Werner F (1994) 'Maintenance for divorced Muslim wives'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1994) 1, pp 45-52.

Menski, Werner F (1994) 'Wills in Hindu law'. Recueils de la Société Jean Bodin pour l'histoire comparative des institutions, (62), pp 31-52.

Menski, Werner F (1993) 'Matrilineal succession law in Kerala: An aborted challenge to women’s property rights'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1993) 2, pp 50-56.

Menski, Werner F (1993) 'Egoism versus family solidarity: Women’s property rights in Kerala'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1993) 2, pp 45-48.

Menski, Werner F (1993) 'Much water has flowed down the Ganges: Muslim polygamy, the Special Marriage Act and judicial collusion'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1993) 2, pp 19-22.

Menski, Werner F and Bhavsar, Rajesh (1992) 'Author and subject index to I&NL&P Vol. 6 (1992)'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (6) 4, pp 144-148.

Menski, Werner F (1992) 'Outsiders or participants? (Conference report)'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (6) 3, pp 101.

Menski, Werner F and Ross, Matthew (1992) 'Subject index to I&NL&P Vols. 1-5 (1986-1991)'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (6) 1, pp i-xvi.

Menski, Werner F (1992) 'Multi-ethnic tokenism and children’s rights in English family law'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1992) 1, pp 83-84.

Menski, Werner F (1992) 'Bottlenecks of justice? A further note on the limits of public interest litigation'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1992) 2, pp 57-60.

Menski, Werner F (1992) 'The role of custom in Hindu law'. Recueils de la Société Jean Bodin pour l'histoire comparative des institutions, (53) 3, pp 311-347.

Menski, Werner F (1992) 'Recent changes in the citizenship law of India'. Gujarat Law Reporter: Journal section, (33) 1, pp x-xviii.

Menski, Werner F (1992) 'Recent changes in the citizenship law of India'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1992) 1, pp 35-42.

Menski, Werner F (1992) 'Crime and punishment in Hindu law and under modern Indian law'. Recueils de la Société Jean Bodin pour l'histoire comparative des institutions, (58) 4, pp 295-334.

Menski, Werner F (1991) 'Recent changes in the citizenship law of India'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (5) 3, pp 83-87.

Menski, Werner F (1991) 'South Asians in Britain and the law'. South Asia Forum, (1) 2, pp 9-15.

Menski, Werner F (1991) 'Crocodile tears and Muslim polygamy in India'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1991) 2, pp 20-24.

Menski, Werner F (1990) 'South Asian laws in British legal practice: A matter for immigration lawyers?'. Immigration and Nationality Law and Practice, (4) 2, pp 63-67.

Menski, Werner F (1990) 'G.E.M.S.: Group for Ethnic Minority Studies at S.O.A.S.: Summary of the history and development of G.E.M.S. 1988-90'. South Asia Newsletter, (5), pp 9-10.

Menski, Werner F (1990) 'On the limits of public interest litigation'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1990) 2, pp 45-47.

Menski, Werner F (1990) 'Uniform Civil Code in India: A false model for development?'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1990) 2, pp 3-10.

Menski, Werner F (1990) 'Comparative legal training in action: A reluctant defence of polygamy'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1990) 1, pp 50-69.

Menski, Werner F (1989) 'Hindu talaq: On a progressive divorce law for India'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1989) 1, pp 23-30.

Menski, Werner F (1988) 'Uniformity of laws in India and England'. Journal of Law and Society, (7) 11, pp 11-26.

Menski, Werner F and Rahman, Tahmina (1988) 'Hindus and the Law in Bangladesh'. South Asia Research, (8) 2, pp 111-131.

Menski, Werner F (1988) 'Towards a scientific jurisprudence'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1988) 2, pp 14-17.

Menski, Werner F (1988) 'English family law and ethnic laws in Britain'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1988) 1, pp 56-66.

Menski, Werner F (1987) 'Consumer protection in India and Britain'. Consumer Confrontation, (7) 11, pp 3-5.

Menski, Werner F (1986) 'Legislative overkill: a rejoinder'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1986), pp 63-65.

Menski, Werner F (1986) 'Legislative overkill and the Kerala Joint Hindu Family System [Abolition] Act, 1975'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, pp 17-20.

Menski, Werner F (1985) 'Solemnisation of Hindu marriages: The law and reality'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1985), pp 1-10.

Menski, Werner F (1984) 'Obituary for Professor Joseph Minattur'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1984), pp 32-33.

Menski, Werner F (1983) 'Is there a customary form of widow-remarriage for Hindus?'. Kerala Law Times: Journal section, (1983), pp 69-72.

Menski, Werner F (1981) 'Sudra sannyasis: A piece of realism in Hindu law'. Madras Law Journal: Journal section, (1981) 2, pp 25-26.

Menski, Werner F (1980) 'Einwanderer in Großbritannien'. Anglistik und Englischunterricht, (10), pp 125-138.

Edited Books or Journals

Tsunoda, Takeshi and Menski, Werner F and Mori, Masami and Ishida, Shin'ichirō, (eds.), (2015) 法文化論の展開 : 法主体のダイナミクス : 千葉正士先生追悼 = Hōbunkaron no tenkai : hōshutai no dainamikusu chiba masaji sensei tsuitō. Tōkyō: Shinzansha.

Scarciglia, Roberto and Menski, Werner F, (eds.), (2014) Islamic symbols in European courts. Padova: CEDAM. (Quaderni giuridici del Dipartimento di scienze politiche dell'Università degli studi di Trieste, 9).

Mehdi, Rubya and Menski, Werner F and Nielsen, Jørgen S., (eds.), (2012) Interpreting divorce laws in Islam. Copenhagen: DJØF.

Shah, Prakash and Menski, Werner F, (eds.), (2006) Migration, diasporas and legal systems in Europe. London: Routledge-Cavendish.

Menski, Werner F and Chanda, Biswajit, (eds.), (2005) Cancer of Extremism in Bangladesh. Proceedings of the European Human Rights Conference on Bangladesh: Extremism, Intolerance & Violence. London: Centre for Ethnic Minority Studies, SOAS and Bangladesh Conference Steering Committee.

Menski, Werner F, (ed.), (1998) South Asians and The Dowry Problem. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books and School of Oriental & African Studie. (Gems ; no. 6).

Menski, Werner F, (ed.), (1995) Coping with 1997: The reaction of the Hong Kong people to the transfer of power. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books. (GEMS ; no.2).

Book Chapters

Kokal, Kalindi and Menski, Werner F (2021) 'Performing law: space and the unfolding of gender and violence in India'. In: Bartel, Robyn and Carter, Jennifer, (eds.), Handbook on Space, Place and Law. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp 72-85.

Menski, Werner F (2020) 'Foreword'. In: Sato, Kiyotaka, (ed.), The Life Stories of Peter and Margaret Adamson: An Anglican English Couple Living in Leicester. Tōkyō: Meiji University, pp 7-13.

Menski, Werner F (2020) 'Law'. In: Cort, John A. and Dundas, Paul and Jacobsen, Knut A. and Wiley, Kristi L., (eds.), Brill's Encyclopedia of Jainism. Leiden: Brill, pp 510-514.

Menski, Werner F (2020) 'Foreword'. In: Rupavath, Ramdas, (ed.), Democracy of the oppressed: adivasi poverty and hunger. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

Menski, Werner F and Kokal, Kalindi (2020) 'Muslim Personal Laws from a Cross-national and Comparative Law Perspective'. In: Jehangir, K. N., (ed.), Muslim Personal Law in Post-Independence India. Hyderabad: TBC. [Forthcoming]

Menski, Werner F (2019) 'Foreword'. In: Rankin, Aidan, (ed.), Jainism and Environmental Philosophy: Karma and the Web of Life. London: Routledge, pp x-xi.

Menski, Werner F (2019) 'Hindu Law in Modern Times: How Hindu Law Continues in Modern India'. In: Brekke, Torkel, (ed.), The Oxford History of Hinduism: Modern Hinduism. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp 244-260.

Menski, Werner F and Kokal, Kalindi (2019) 'Hindu law: Dynamics of belonging and status'. In: Ferrari, Silvio and Bottoni, Rossella, (eds.), Routledge Handbook of Religious Laws. London: Routledge, pp 195-207.

Menski, Werner F and Solanki, Gopika (2019) 'Hindu law: marriage'. In: Ferrari, Silvio and Bottoni, Rossella, (eds.), Routledge Handbook of Religious Laws. London: Routledge, pp 263-278.

Menski, Werner F and Headley, Zoe (2019) 'Hindu law perspectives: The legal other'. In: Ferrari, Silvio and Bottoni, Rossella, (eds.), Routledge Handbook of Religious Laws. London: Routledge, pp 335-350.

Menski, Werner F (2019) 'Foreword: The Fruits of Labour in Comparative Legal Studies'. In: Singh, Mahendra Pal and Kumar, Niraj, (eds.), The Indian Yearbook of Comparative Law 2018. Singapore: Springer, pp vii-xi.

Menski, Werner F (2019) 'On kites and ships'. In: Donlan, Sean Patrick and Mair, Jane, (eds.), Comparative Law: Mixes, Movements, and Metaphors. London: Routledge, pp 67-86.

Menski, Werner F (2019) 'India’s Fake Fear of Hindu Revivalism: A Constructed Monster'. Ancient Indian Literature and Philosophy: Its Relevance in the Current Socio-Legal Milieu. TBA. [Forthcoming]

Menski, Werner F (2018) 'European Muslims as Skilled Kite Flyers'. In: Vinding, Niels Valdemar and Racius, Egdunas and Thielmann, Jörn, (eds.), Exploring the Multitude of Muslims in Europe. Leiden: Brill, pp 20-34.

Menski, Werner F (2018) 'Foreword to Jainism and Environmental Philosophy Karma and the Web of Life'. In: Rankin, Aidan, (ed.), Jainism and Environmental Philosophy Karma and the Web of Life. Abingdon; New York: Routledge, pp x-xi.

Menski, Werner F (2018) 'Introduction: Conflicts over Justice and Hybrid Social Actors as Legal Agents'. In: Topidi, Kyriaki, (ed.), Normative Pluralism and Human Rights: Hybrid Social Normativities in Conflict. London: Routledge, pp 1-36.

Menski, Werner F (2018) 'Introduction: The Politics of Reform of Personal Law in Colonial and Postcolonial India from a Muslim Perspective'. In: Ahmed, Furqan, (ed.), Towards the Renaissance: Shibli and Maulana Thanvi on Sharia. New Delhi: Indian Law Institute, pp 28.

Menski, Werner F (2018) 'Relative authority in a new age of chaos'. In: Scarciglia, Roberto and Menski, Werner F, (eds.), Normative Pluralism and Religious Diversity: Challenges and Methodological Approaches. Milano: CEDAM, pp 13-37.

Scarciglia, Roberto and Menski, Werner F (2018) 'Introduction to Normative Pluralism and Religious Diversity: Challenges and Methodological Approaches'. In: Scarciglia, Roberto and Menski, Werner F, (eds.), Normative Pluralism and Religious Diversity: Challenges and Methodological Approaches. Milano: Wolters Kluwer and CEDAM, pp 1-12.

Menski, Werner F (2018) 'Foreword'. In: Khan, Sonia Zaman, (ed.), The Politics and Law of Democratic Transition: Caretaker Government in Bangladesh. London: Routledge, pp viii-xi.

Menski, Werner F (2018) 'African Legal Realism and Risk Assessment of Irrationality through Deliberate Silencing of African Voices and Perspectives'. In: Rautenbach, Christa, (ed.), In the shade of an African baobab: Tom Bennett's Legacy. Claremont: Juta and Company, pp 135-154.

Menski, Werner F (2018) 'Preface'. In: Lewis, Beresford, (ed.), Windrush Teaches Business Strategy for the Next Generation. Bradford: MOBE Press, pp 10-13.

Menski, Werner F (2017) 'Foreword: Criminal Sentencing in an Age of Chaos'. In: Rahman, Muhammad Mahbubur., (ed.), Criminal Sentencing in Bangladesh: From Colonial Legacies to Modernity. Leiden: Brill, pp ix-xiii.

Menski, Werner F (2017) 'Globalisation and the new utopia of multicultural/intercultural and plurilegal states: Some methodological reminders'. In: Bagni, Silvia, (ed.), Lo Stato interculturale: una nuova eutopia?. Bologna: Dipartimento di Scienze giuridiche, pp 134-159.

Menski, Werner F and Topidi, Kyriaki (2016) 'Introduction: Religion as Empowerment'. In: Topidi, Kyriaki and Fielder, Lauren, (eds.), Religion as Empowerment: Global legal perspectives. London: Routledge, pp 1-18.

Menski, Werner F (2015) 'Foreword'. In: Satō, Kiyotaka, (ed.), The Life Story of Mr Ramanbhai Barber, MBE, DL: the President of the Shree Sanatan Mandir in Leicester. Tōkyō: Research Centre for the History of Religious and Cultural Diversity: 刀水書房, pp 6-7.

Menski, Werner F (2015) 'Dowry'. In: Frick, Gita Dharmpal and Steinbach, Monika Kirolska and Dwyer, Rachel and Phalkey, Jahnavi, (eds.), Key Concepts in Modern Indian Studies. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp 68-70.

Menski, Werner F (2015) 'Governance and governability in South Asian family laws and in diaspora'. In: Holden, Livia, (ed.), Legal Pluralism and Governance in South Asia and Diasporas. London: Routledge, pp 42-57.

Menski, Werner F (2015) 'Chiba’s contribution to global legal scholarship: MM v. POP [in Japanese]'. In: Tsunoda, Takeshi and Menski, Werner F and Mori, Masami and Ishida, Shin'ichirō, (eds.), 法文化論の展開 : 法主体のダイナミクス : 千葉正士先生追悼 = Hōbunkaron no tenkai : hōshutai no dainamikusu chiba masaji sensei tsuitō. Tōkyō: Shinzansha, pp 155-189.

Menski, Werner F (2015) 'Preface [in Japanese]'. In: Tsunoda, Takeshi and Menski, Werner F and Mori, Masami and Ishida, Shin'ichirō, (eds.), 法文化論の展開 : 法主体のダイナミクス : 千葉正士先生追悼 = Hōbunkaron no tenkai : hōshutai no dainamikusu chiba masaji sensei tsuitō. Tōkyō: Shinzansha, pp xi-xvi.

Menski, Werner F (2015) 'SAGE, not just a commercial enterprise…'. In: Chopra, Ritu and David, Aarti and Todd, Michael and Sudhakaran, Sudhakaran, (eds.), Turning 50. Memories, moments & dreams. New Delhi: Sage, pp 70-71.

Menski, Werner F (2014) 'Plurality-conscious re-balancing of family law regulation in Europe'. In: Shah, Prakash and Foblets, Marie-Claire and Rohe, Mathias, (eds.), Family, religion and law : cultural encounters in Europe. Farnham: Ashgate, pp 29-48.

Menski, Werner F (2014) 'Remembering and Applying Legal Pluralism: Law as Kite Flying'. In: Urscheler, Lukas Heckendorn and Donlan, Seán Patrick, (eds.), Concepts of Law Comparative, Jurisprudential, and Social Science Perspectives. Farnham: Ashgate, pp 91-108.

Menski, Werner F and Scarciglia, Roberto (2014) 'Preface'. In: Menski, Werner F and Scarciglia, Roberto, (eds.), Islamic symbols in European courts. Padova: CEDAM, pp vii-viii.

Menski, Werner F (2014) 'Flying kites in a global sky: Pluralist legal theorising in a secular environment'. In: Menski, Werner F and Scarciglia, Roberto, (eds.), Islamic symbols in European courts. Padova: CEDAM, pp 1-19.

Menski, Werner F and Scarciglia, Roberto (2014) 'Concluding remarks'. In: Menski, Werner F and Scarciglia, Roberto, (eds.), Islamic symbols in European courts. Padova: CEDAM, pp 237-242.

Menski, Werner F (2014) 'Lost in translation: The monist management of colonial Hindu law'. In: Dake, Mitsuya and Nakane, Satoko, (eds.), INDAS International Conference 2013: In search of well-being: Genealogies of religion and politics in India. Kyoto: The Center for the Study of Contemporary India, Ryukoku University, pp 18-40.

Menski, Werner F (2014) 'Ancient and Modern Boundary Crossing Between Personal Laws and Civil Law in Composite India'. In: Ferrari, Silvio and Cristofori, Rinaldo, (eds.), Religion in the Public Space (Volume III). Milan: Università degli Studi di Milano, pp 219-252.

Menski, Werner F (2013) 'Law as a kite: managing legal pluralism in the context of Islamic finance'. In: Cattelan, Valentino, (ed.), Islamic Finance in Europe. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp 15-31.

Menski, Werner F (2013) 'Introduction'. In: Hussain, Imtyaz, (ed.), Muslim law and customs in Jammu and Kashmir. Srinagar: Srinagar Law Journal, pp 1-5.

Menski, Werner F (2012) 'Plural worlds of law and the search for living law'. In: Gephart, Werner, (ed.), Rechtsanalyse als Kulturforschung. Frankfurt am Main: Vittorio Klostermann, pp 71-88.

Menski, Werner F (2012) 'The uniform civil code debate in Indian law: New developments and changing agenda'. In: McLaren, Malcolm, (ed.), The many faces of India: Law and politics of the subcontinent. New Delhi: Saṁskr̥iti, pp 136-182.

Menski, Werner F (2012) 'Jürgen Habermas: Post-conflict reconstruction, non-hegemonic modernity, discourse about spaces and the role of religion'. In: Basu, Pradip, (ed.), Modern social thinkers. Kolkata: Setu Prakashani, pp 180-198.

Menski, Werner F (2011) 'Ancient and Modern Boundary Crossings Between Personal Laws and Civil Law in Composite India'. In: Nichols, Joel A., (ed.), Marriage and Divorce in a Multi-Cultural Context: Multi-Tiered Marriage and the Boundaries of Civil Law and Religion. New York: Cambridge University Press, pp 219-252.

Menski, Werner F and Brown, Jeremy (2011) 'Commented Jaina law case list post- C.R. Jain (1942)'. In: Flügel, Peter, (ed.), Jaina Law and Society. London & New York: Routledge. [Forthcoming]

Menski, Werner F (2011) 'Foreword'. In: Hoque, Ridwanul, (ed.), Judicial activism in Bangladesh: a golden mean approach. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp xxviii-xxxi.

Menski, Werner F (2011) 'Hinduism and Human Rights'. In: Witte, John and Green, M. Christian, (eds.), Religion and Human Rights: An Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp 71-86.

Menski, Werner F (2011) 'Flying kites in Africa: Legal pluralism in a plural world'. In: Ruppel, Oliver C. and Winter, Gerd, (eds.), Recht von innen : Rechtspluralismus in Afrika und anderswo : Festschrift Manfred O. Hinz anlässlich seines 75. Geburtstages. Hamburg: Verlag Dr. Kovač, pp 141-157.

Menski, Werner F (2011) 'Islamic law in British courts: Do we not know or do we not want to know?'. In: Mair, Jane and Őrűcű, Esin, (eds.), The place of religion in family law: A comparative search. Mortsel: Intersentia, pp 15-36.

Menski, Werner F (2011) 'Life and law: Advocacy and expert witnessing in the UK'. In: Holden, Livia, (ed.), Cultural Expertise and Litigation: Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives. London; New York: Routledge, pp 151-172.

Menski, Werner F (2010) 'Assessing communal conflicts and the rise of the Hindu fascism in India'. In: Bloed, Arie and Hofmann, Rainer and Marko, Joseph and Mayall, James and Packer, John and Åkermark, Sia Spiliopoulou and Weller, Marc, (eds.), Issue(s) of the European Yearbook on Minority Issues with special focus on South Asia. Bolzano/Bozen: EURAC, pp 179-210.

Menski, Werner F (2010) 'Monsters, legal pluralism and human rights in Africa'. In: Hinz, Manfred and Mapaure, Clever, (eds.), In Search of justice and peace: Traditional and informal justice systems in Africa. Windhoek: Namibia Scientific Society.

Menski, Werner F (2010) 'Law, state and culture: How countries accommodate religious, cultural and ethnic diversity. The British and Indian experiences'. In: Foblets, Marie-Claire and Gaudreault-Desbiens, Jean-François and Renteln, Alison Dundes, (eds.), Cultural diversity and the law. State responses from around the world. Brussels: Bruylant and Ėditions Yvon Blais, pp 403-446.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Adoption: Hindu Law'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 49-50.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Indian secular pluralism and its relevance for Europe'. In: Grillo, Ralph and Ballard, Roger and Ferrari, Alessandro and Hoekema, André and Maussen, Marcel and Shah, Prakash, (eds.), Legal practice and cultural diversity. Aldershot: Ashgate, pp 31-48.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Suriname'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Vol. 5. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 413-414.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Seychelles'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Vol. 5. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 234-235.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Rājadharma'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Vol. 5. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 63.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Property: Hindu Law'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Vol.4. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 479-480.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Personal Law/General Law'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Vol.4. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 293-295.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Naga Law'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Vol.4. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 201.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Maldives'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Vol.4. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 139-140.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Justice, Equity and Good Conscience'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Vol.3. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 445-446.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Hindu nationalism'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Vol.3. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 159-160.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Guyana'. In: Katz, Stanley N., (ed.), The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Vol.3. New York: Oxford University Press, pp 137-138.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Justice: Entre autorégulation traditionelle et maintien de l’ordre'. In: Clémentin-Ojha, Catherine and Jaffrelot, C. and Matringe, D. and Pouchepadass, J., (eds.), Dictionnaire de l’Inde. Paris: Larousse, pp 282-290.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Droit hindou: Le système juridique le plus ancient du monde'. In: Clémentin-Ojha, Catherine and Jaffrelot, C. and Matringe, D. and Pouchepadass, J., (eds.), Dictionnaire de l’Inde. Paris: Larousse, pp 214-222.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Law, religion and democracy: The Indian experience'. In: Filorama, Giovanni, (ed.), Religioni e modernita. Torino: Giulio Einaudi Editore.

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Assessing communal conflicts and Hindu fascism in India'. European Yearbook of Minority Issues. Special Focus South Asia, 8. Leiden: Brill, pp 313-335.

Menski, Werner F (2008) 'Diritto matrimoniale inglese e legge musulmana'. In: Ferrari, Alessandro, (ed.), Islam in Europa/Islam in Italia. Tra diritto e società. Bologna: Il Mulino, pp 129-146.

Menski, Werner F (2008) 'Hindu law'. In: Cane, Peter and Conaghan, Joanne and Walker, David M., (eds.), The New Oxford Companion to Law. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp 531-533.

Menski, Werner F (2008) 'Law, religion and culture in multi-cultural Britain'. In: Mehdi, Rubya and Petersen, Hanne and Reenberg Sand, Erik and Woodman, Gordon R., (eds.), Law and religion in multicultural societies. Copenhagen: DJØF Publishing, pp 43-62.

Menski, Werner F (2008) 'Foreword'. In: Khair, Sumaiya, (ed.), Legal empowerment for the poor and the disadvantaged: Strategies, achievements and challenges. Experiences from Bangladesh. Dhaka: CIDA, pp v-x.

Menski, Werner F (2007) 'Hinduism'. In: Morgan, Peggy and Lawton, Clive A., (eds.), Ethical Issues in Six Religious Traditions. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, pp 1-60.

Menski, Werner F (2007) 'Beyond Europe'. In: Orucu, Esin and Nelken, David, (eds.), Comparative Law: A Handbook. London: Hart Publishing, pp 189-216.

Menski, Werner (2007) 'Hinduizm'. In: Morgan, Peggy and Lawton, Clive, (eds.), Problemy etyczne w tradycjach sześciu religii. Hinduizm, buddyzm, sikhizm, judaizm, chrześcijaństwo, islam (Polish translation of the first edition of Ethical issues in six religious traditions). Warszawa: Instytut Wydawniczy Pax, pp 27-98.

Menski, Werner F (2007) 'Law, religion and South Asians in diaspora'. In: Hinnells, John R., (ed.), Religious reconstruction in the South Asian diasporas: From one generation to another. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp 243-264.

Menski, Werner F (2006) 'Rethinking Legal Theory in the Light of South-North Migration'. In: Menski, Werner F and Shah, Prakash, (eds.), Migration, Diasporas and Legal Systems in Europe. London: Routledge, pp 13-28.

Menski, Werner F (2006) 'Prologue'. In: Kurup, Narayan K., (ed.), Impressions of a down-to-earth legacy. Chalakudi: Chalakudy Bar Association, pp v-vii.

Shah, Prakash and Menski, Werner F (2006) 'Introduction to Migration, diasporas and legal systems in Europe'. In: Shah, Prakash and Menski, Werner F, (eds.), Migration, diasporas and legal systems in Europe. London: Routledge-Cavendish, pp 1-12.

Menski, Werner F (2006) 'Jaina law as an unofficial legal system'. In: Flügel, Peter, (ed.), Studies in Jaina History and Culture: Disputes and Dialogues. London: Routledge, pp 417-435.

Menski, Werner (2004) 'Cherrypicking Customs: On what happens when custom is not taught'. In: Hinz, Manfred, (ed.), The shade of new leaves : governance in traditional authority: a Southern African perspective. Berlin: Lit Verlag.

Menski, Werner (2003) 'Can the Duty not to Talk about Dharma be conducive to Justice?'. In: Sathe, Satyaranjan Purushottam and Narayan, Sathya, (eds.), Liberty, Equality and Justice: Struggles for a New Social Order. Lucknow: Eastern Book Company, pp 233-246.

Menski, Werner (2002) 'Hindu law as a 'religious' system'. In: Huxley, Andrew, (ed.), Religion, law and tradition: Comparative studies in religious law. London: Routledge, pp 108-126.

Menski, Werner (2002) 'Hinduism'. In: Levinson, David, (ed.), Encyclopaedia of crime and punishment. Thousand Oaks: Sage, pp 827-831.

Menski, Werner (2001) 'Chameleons and dodgy lawyers: Reflections on Asians in Britain and their legal reconstruction of the universe'. In: Crawley, William, (ed.), Britian India and the diaspora: Changing social and historiographical perceptions (Indo British Review Millennium Edition 2001). Chennai: Indo-British Historical Society, pp 137-160.

Menski, Werner (2000) 'Muslim law in Britain'. In: Koga, Masanori and Naito, Masao and Hamaguchi, Tsuneo, (eds.), 移民から市民へ : 世界のインド系コミュニティ = From migrant to citizen: South Asian communities overseas. Tōkyō: Institute for the Study of Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa (Tokyo), pp 294-318.

Menski, Werner F (2000) 'Introductory overview of public litigation in Pakistan: Past and Future'. In: Menski, Werner F and Alam, R. and Raza, M., (eds.), Public Interest litigation in Pakistan. London: Platinum, pp 1-21.

Menski, Werner (2000) 'Introduction: Ethnic minority studies in English law`'. In: Jones, Richard and Welhengama, Gnanapala, (eds.), Ethnic minorities in English law. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books and SOAS, pp xiii-xxii.

Menski, Werner F (2000) 'From imperial domination to Bhaji on the beach: fifty years of South Asian laws at SOAS'. In: Edge, Ian, (ed.), Comparative law in global perspective. Ardsley, New York: Transnational Publishers, pp 121-144.

Menski, Werner F (2000) 'Public interest litigation: A strategy for the future. The Fourth Cornelius Memorial Lecture'. In: Menski, Werner F and Alam, R. and Raza, M., (eds.), Public Interest litigation in Pakistan. London: Platinum, pp 106-132.

Menski, Werner F (2000) 'Research bibliography on public litigation'. In: Menski, Werner F and Alam, R. and Raza, M., (eds.), Public Interest litigation in Pakistan. London: Platinum, pp 155-167.

Menski, Werner F (1999) 'South Asian women in Britain, family integrity and the primary purpose rule'. In: Barot, Rohit and Bradley, Harriet and Fenton, Steve, (eds.), Ethnicity, gender and social change. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp 81-98.

Menski, Werner F. and Shah, Prakash (1999) 'Cross-cultural conflicts of marriage and divorce involving South Asians in Britain'. In: Strijbosch, Fons and Foblets, Marie-Claire, (eds.), Relations familiales interculturelles : séminaire interdisciplinaire juridique et anthropologique = Cross-cultural family relation : reports of a socio-legal seminar. Oñati: International Institute for the Sociology of Law, pp 167-184.

Menski, Werner F (1999) 'Ethnic minority religions'. The Equal Treatment Bench Book. London: Judicial Studies Board, pp 53-86.

Menski, Werner and Shah, Prakash (1998) 'Immigration and judicial review'. In: Trevor, Buck, (ed.), Judicial Review and Social Welfare. London and Washington: Pinter, pp 202-219.

Menski, Werner (1998) 'Introduction: New concerns about abuses of the South Asian dowry system'. In: Menski, Werner, (ed.), South Asians and the dowry problem. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books, pp 1-20.

Menski, Werner (1998) 'Hindu ethics'. In: Morgan, Peggy and Braybrooke, Marcus, (eds.), Testing the global ethic: Voices from the religions on moral values. Oxford: International Interfaith Centre.

Menski, Werner F (1998) 'New research agenda on dowry problems among South Asians'. In: Menski, Werner F, (ed.), South Asians and the dowry problem. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books, pp 221-237.

Menski, Werner F (1998) 'Legal strategies for curbing the dowry problem'. In: Menski, Werner F, (ed.), South Asians and the dowry problem. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books, pp 97-179.

Menski, Werner F (1998) 'Dowry: A survey of the issues and the literature'. In: Menski, Werner F, (ed.), South Asians and the dowry problem. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books, pp 37-60.

Menski, Werner F (1997) 'Race and law'. In: Ireland, Paddy and Laleng, Per, (eds.), The critical lawyers’ handbook, Vol. 2. London and Chicago: Pluto Press, pp 61-75.

Menski, Werner F (1996) 'Introduction: The democratisation of justice in India'. In: Singh, Gurjeet, (ed.), The law of consumer protection in India: justice within reach. New Delhi: Deep & Deep, pp xxv-liv.

Menski, Werner F (1996) 'Hinduism'. In: Morgan, Peggy and Lawton, Clive, (eds.), Ethical issues in six religious traditions. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, pp 1-54.

Menski, Werner F (1995) 'Conclusions: Coping with the cost of mistakes'. In: Menski, Werner F, (ed.), Coping with 1997: the reaction of the Hong Kong people to the transfer of power. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books, pp 185-201.

Menski, Werner F (1995) 'Dowry: A survey of the issues and the literature'. In: Witzel, Michael and Thakur, H. B., (eds.), Abolition of dowry and bride-burning (Papers for the First International Conference on Dowry and Bride-Burning, Harvard Law School, October 1995). Cambridge, MA: ISADABBI, pp 1-18.

Menski, Werner F (1995) 'Foreword: Carriers’ liability legislation and ethnic minorities'. In: Cruz, António, (ed.), Shifting responsibility: carriers' liability in the Member States of the European Union and North America. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books, pp xi-xv.

Menski, Werner F (1995) 'Hinduism'. In: Lipset, Seymour Martin, (ed.), The encyclopedia of democracy. Vol. 2, D-K. London: Routledge, pp 561-565.

Menski, Werner F (1995) 'Nationalité, citoyenneté et musulmans en Grande Bretagne'. In: Bistolfi, Robert and Zabbal, François, (eds.), Islams d'Europe : intégration ou insertion communautaire?. La Tour d'Aigues: Editions de l'Aube, pp 133-140.

Menski, Werner F and Göbel, Derek (1995) 'The predicaments of the South Asian ethnic minority communities in Hong Kong'. In: Menski, Werner F, (ed.), Coping with 1997: the reaction of the Hong Kong people to the transfer of power. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books, pp 159-184.

Menski, Werner F (1995) 'Transfer and immigration implications for Britain'. In: Menski, Werner F, (ed.), Coping with 1997: the reaction of the Hong Kong people to the transfer of power. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books, pp 1-15.

Menski, Werner F (1993) 'Asians in Britain and the question of adaptation to a new legal order: Asian laws in Britain?'. In: Israel, Milton and Wagle, N. K., (eds.), Ethnicity, identity, migration: The South Asian context. Toronto: University of Toronto, Centre for South Asian Studies, pp 238-269.

Menski, Werner F (1993) 'Legal pluralism in the Hindu marriage'. In: Arnold, David and Robb, Peter, (eds.), Institutions and ideologies: a SOAS South Asia reader. London: Routledge, pp 148-164.

Menski, Werner F (1993) 'Preface: The primary purpose rule: Dimensions of the problem'. In: Sachdeva, Sanjiv, (ed.), The primary purpose rule in British immigration law. Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books, pp 1-5.

Menski, Werner F (1993) 'Law and religion: The Hindu and Jain approach'. In: Bhattacharya, N. N., (ed.), Jainism and Prakrit in ancient and medieval India: essays for Prof. Jagdish Chandra Jain. New Delhi: Manohar, pp 361-374.

Menski, Werner F (1993) 'From alu ke paraunthe to Jain law'. In: Bhattacharya, N. N., (ed.), Jainism and Prakrit in ancient and medieval India: essays for Prof. Jagdish Chandra Jain. New Delhi: Manohar, pp 23-30.

Menski, Werner F (1992) 'The Indian experience and its lessons for Britain'. In: Hepple, Bob and Szyszczak, Erika M., (eds.), Discrimination: the limits of law. London: Mansell, pp 300-343.

Menski, Werner F (1991) 'Change and continuity in Hindu marriage rituals'. In: Killingley, Dermot and Menski, Werner F and Firth, Shirley, (eds.), Hindu ritual and society. Newcastle upon Tyne: Grevatt and Grevatt, pp 32-51.

Menski, Werner F (1991) 'Marital expectations as dramatized in the Hindu marriage rituals of ancient India'. In: Leslie, Julia, (ed.), Roles and rituals for Hindu women. London: Pinter, pp 47-67.

Menski, Werner F (1990) 'The reform of Muslim family law and a Uniform Civil Code for India'. In: Mallat, Chibli and Connors, Jane, (eds.), Islamic family law. London: Graham & Trotman, pp 253-293.

Menski, Werner F (1989) 'Geschlechterrollen bei den Hindus'. In: Martin, Jochen and Zoepffel, Renate, (eds.), Aufgaben, Rollen und Räume von Frau und Mann. Freiburg: Alber, pp 307-339.

Menski, Werner F (1989) 'The laws under which people live'. In: Robinson, Francis, (ed.), The Cambridge encyclopedia of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, and the Maldives. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp 376-380.

Menski, Werner F (1989) 'Das Ritual des Saptapadi'. In: von Schuler, Einar, (ed.), Ausgewählte Vorträge. XXIII. Deutscher Orientalistentag vom 16. bis 20. September 1985 in Würzburg. Stuttgart: Steiner, pp 371-380.

Menski, Werner F (1989) 'Diritto dell’ India'. In: Paradisi, Bruno and Alessi, Giuseppe and Spirito, Pietro, (eds.), Enciclopedia giuridica. 11, Dig - Doc. Rome: Fondata da Giovanni Treccani, pp 1-18.

Menski, Werner F (1988) 'Foreign education and legal pluralism'. Nadi Kelab M.I.C. London 1987/88. London: MIC, pp 15-17.

Menski, Werner F (1987) 'Legal pluralism in the Hindu marriage'. In: Burghart, Richard, (ed.), Hinduism in Great Britain : the perpetuation of religion in an alien cultural milieu. London: Tavistock, pp 180-200.

Menski, Werner F (1986) 'Zur Sozialisation des Kindes bei den Hindus'. In: Martin, Jochen and Nitschke, August and Arnold, Klaus, (eds.), Zur Sozialgeschichte der Kindheit. München: K.A. Freiburg, pp 191-224.

Menski, Werner F (1985) 'Bemerkungen zur Kindmädchenheirat: Die Bedeutung von Atharvaveda 14.2 [Resumee]'. In: Röllig, Wolfgang, (ed.), Ausgewählte Vorträge, XXII. Deutscher Orientalistentag 1983 in Tübingen. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, pp 293.

Monographs and Working Papers

Menski, Werner F (1997) Indian legal systems past and present. London: Law Department, SOAS.

Menski, Werner F (1994) The impact of immigration: the German and British experience. London: Anglo-German Foundation for the Study of Industrial Society.

Conference Items

Menski, Werner F (2010) 'Fuzzy law and the boundaries of secularism' In: RELIGARE, 24 June 2010, London. [Unpublished]

Menski, Werner F (2009) 'Introduction: State and religion in Asia: Problems and perspectives' In: ICLARS Conference, January, Milan. [Unpublished]

Opinion Pieces / Media / Blogs

Menski, Werner F (2017) UCC: Don't look to the West, India has evolved its own way.

Menski, Werner F (2005) Practice of Muslim Family Law at Present: Where Are We now?.

Other

Menski, Werner F (2011) 'Flying kites in courts: The future of Indian family laws in a super-diverse environment'.

Menski, Werner F and Brown, Jeremy A (2006) 'Jain Law Project: Case Law: Case List Edition: Post Jain (1942)'.

Menski, Werner (2004) 'Paper from the Conference in Piazenca on 'Religions, political theology, democracy''.

Menski, Werner F (1990) 'Some new developments in legal studies in Britain relating to ethnic minorities and the law'.

 

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