An auto-critique of TWAIL’s historical fallacy: sketching an alternative manifesto - Third World Quarterly

September 09, 2016 | S. G. Sreejith

Third World Approaches to International Law (TWAIL) has been impactful in international law scholarship. However, many of its epistemic approaches, especially its active historicising, have often turned counterproductive to its objective of securing freedom for the peoples of the Third World.