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Rule of law and human rights in india : essays in honour and memory of justice hr khanna responsibility: edited by lokendra malik foreword by pn bhagwati language: english, sanskrit chiefly english with some sanskrit imprint: new delhi : universal law pub co, 2012 physical description: xxviii, 252 p 25 cm. 2 innovations in rule of law a compilation of concise essays hiil and the world justice project juan carlos botero ronald janse sam muller christine pratt editors 3 september 2012 published in support of the high-level meeting of the united nations general assembly on the rule of law, on 24 september 2012. This essay makes a theoretical argument for reimagining 'the rule of law' in light of 'legal pluralism' building on the work of desmond manderson and roderick macdonald, the essay considers what it means for law's pluralism—the differences that animate the everyday life of law—to be the very pulse of its.