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Relationship status? It's complicated
(University of Sydney, School of Economics, 2014-03)
Not since the radical reforms to divorce enacted in the heady 1970s has there been so much huffing and puffing and anxiety about the whole institution of marriage being blown down. At the centre of this anxiety is ...
Zombie law: conjugality, annulment and the (married) living dead
(Springer Verlag, 2014-04)
This article deploys and extends Ulrich Beck’s critique of ‘zombie categories’ (Beck in J Consum Cult 1 (2):261–277, 2001) to consider how conjugal relationships are brought into being before the law. The argument presented ...