Larry Cata Backer

    • 73 Citations
    • 5 h-Index
    20022019
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    Research Output 2002 2019

    2019

    China's social credit system: Data-driven governance for a 'new era'

    Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2019, In : Current History. 118, 809, p. 209-214 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Governance
    China
    Credit
    Data-driven
    2018
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Theorizing regulatory governance within its ecology: the structure of management in an age of globalization

    Backer, L. C., Oct 20 2018, In : Contemporary Politics. 24, 5, p. 607-630 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    ecology
    globalization
    governance
    management
    ideology
    2017
    4 Citations (Scopus)
    legalization
    social responsibility
    globalization
    Law
    legitimacy

    Commentary on the new Charity undertakings law: Socialist modernization through collective organizations

    Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2017, In : China Nonprofit Review. 9, 2, p. 273-309 37 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    modernization
    Law
    communist party
    productive force
    constitution

    Principled Pragmatism in the elaboration of a comprehensive treaty on Business and Human Rights

    Backer, L. C., Oct 19 2017, Building a Treaty on Business and Human Rights: Context and Contours. Cambridge University Press, p. 105-130 26 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    pragmatism
    treaty
    human rights

    The university in the age of the learning factory

    Backer, L. C., Nov 1 2017, In : Academe. 103, 6, p. 10-14 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    factory
    university
    learning
    2016
    5 Citations (Scopus)
    human rights
    governance
    legal order
    International Organizations
    trend
    2 Citations (Scopus)

    Governance polycentrism or regulated self-regulation: Rule systems for human rights impacts of economic activity where national, private, and international regimes collide

    Backer, L. C., Apr 21 2016, Contested Regime Collisions: Norm Fragmentation in World Society. Cambridge University Press, p. 198-225 28 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    polycentrism
    international regime
    self-regulation
    human rights
    governance
    2015

    A view on A.J. Greimas's essay “the semiotic analysis of a legal discourse: Commercial laws that govern companies and groups of companies”

    Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 129-140 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    commercial law
    Religion
    semiotics
    Law
    discourse

    Eco and the text of the communist manifesto

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 21-24 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Communist Manifesto
    Cultural Evolution
    Metaphor
    Reading
    Hand

    Editorial 1: Jacob Israel De Haan, the first legal semiotician

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 51-53 3 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Israel
    Language
    language
    Intuition
    Lawyers

    Editorial 2: “meaning” and the welby peirce correspondence

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 89-90 2 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Autobiography
    Victoria
    semiotics
    Language
    language

    Editorial 3: Firstness, shock, and signs (peirce)

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 113-116 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Shock
    Institutionalization
    Lawyers
    denomination
    sympathy

    Editorial 4: Layered discourses, dynamic semiotics

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 125-127 3 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Linguistics
    semiotics
    discourse
    Law
    Discourse

    Editorial 5: I and self (Welby, Lacan)

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 141-145 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    social issue
    semiotics
    human being
    Law
    Mirror Stage

    Editorial 6: On persons, things and obligations in semiotic perspective

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 159-164 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    semiotics
    obligation
    Lawyers
    History
    lawyer

    Editorial 7: From prize-winning seminar papers to a general conclusion

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 337-338 2 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    semiotics
    Education
    Law
    Language
    Students

    Introduction: The institutes of justinian

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 155-158 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Roman World
    Economics
    Law
    Roman Empire
    civil law

    Law in signification processes

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 323-336 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Lawyers
    Linguistics
    Nuclear Family
    semiotics
    Language

    Origins and effects of legal significs

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 27-30 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    semiotics
    Language
    language
    Law
    Publications

    Persons iii: The multiple faces of a corporation's legal personality

    Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 199-211 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Personality
    corporation
    personality
    Economics
    human being

    Preface

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. vii-x

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

    Reading semiotics

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 3-20 18 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    semiotics
    Reading
    Lawyers
    Jurisprudence
    Law

    Semiotics in a new key

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2015, Signs in Law - A Source Book: The Semiotics of Law in Legal Education III. Springer International Publishing, p. 395-408 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Lawyers
    semiotics
    lawyer
    Law
    Social Justice
    1 Citation (Scopus)
    Lawyers
    semiotics
    Education
    Law
    education
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    SWFs in five continents and three narratives: Similarities and differences

    Backer, L. C., Jun 26 2015, Research Handbook on Sovereign Wealth Funds and International Investment Law. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., p. 57-96 40 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Südwestfunk
    narrative
    1 Citation (Scopus)
    constitutional state
    liberalism
    Religion
    organization
    direct democracy
    2014
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    Jiang Shigong on "Written and Unwritten Constitutions" and Their Relevance to Chinese Constitutionalism

    Backer, L. C., Mar 1 2014, In : Modern China. 40, 2, p. 119-132 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    political power
    constitutionalism
    constitution
    stem
    separation of powers
    6 Citations (Scopus)
    constitutionalism
    constitutional state
    legitimacy
    party state
    political power
    2013
    6 Citations (Scopus)

    Lawyers making meaning: The semiotics of law in legal education II

    Broekman, J. M. & Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2013, Springer Netherlands. 241 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    semiotics
    lawyer
    Law
    education
    Meaning Making
    7 Citations (Scopus)
    constitutionalism
    corporation
    constitution
    human rights
    governance
    2012
    5 Citations (Scopus)

    Governance without government: An overview

    Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2012, Beyond Territoriality: Transnational Legal Authority in an Age of Globalization. Handl, G., Zumbansen, P. & Zekoll, J. (eds.). Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, p. 87-123 37 p. (Queen Mary Studies in International Law; vol. 11).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    governance
    12 Citations (Scopus)
    permeability
    Law
    governance
    functional differentiation
    anarchy
    2010
    11 Citations (Scopus)
    Cuba
    free trade
    globalization
    internationalism
    nationalism
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Transparency and business in international law: Governance between norm and technique

    Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2010, Transparency in International Law. Cambridge University Press, p. 477-501 25 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    international law
    transparency
    governance
    statistics
    tactics
    2009

    The mechanics of perfection: Philosophy, theology, and the foundations of American law

    Backer, L. C., Jan 1 2009, On Philosophy in American Law. Cambridge University Press, p. 44-52 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    theology
    mechanic
    philosophy of law
    Law
    faith
    2007
    2 Citations (Scopus)
    illegitimacy
    indebtedness
    economics
    2003
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Using Law Against Itself: Bush v. Gore Applied in the Courts

    Backer, L. C., Jun 2003, In : Rutgers Law Review. 55, 4, p. 1109-1174 66 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Law
    jurisprudence
    legitimacy
    juridification
    political program
    2002
    4 Citations (Scopus)
    productivity