Queer, Antinormativity, Counter-Normativity and Abjection

  title={Queer, Antinormativity, Counter-Normativity and Abjection},
  author={Aleardo Zanghellini},
  journal={Griffith Law Review},
  pages={1 - 16}
This paper argues that Queer has distinctive and worthwhile contributions to make to both conceptual and normative inquiries in jurisprudence, but that the potential Queer has for enriching jurisprudential inquiries has not always been tapped adequately. In particular, I argue that the way in which Queer often speaks and conceives of itself, and the way in which queer theory is done has unnecessarily limited the extent and quality of its contributions to normative jurisprudential inquiries… 

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