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Anna Grear, 'Mind the Gap': One Dilemma Concerning. The Expansion of Legal Subjectivity in the Age of Globalisation, 1-8

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Published onJan 01, 2011
Anna Grear, 'Mind the Gap': One Dilemma Concerning. The Expansion of Legal Subjectivity in the Age of Globalisation, 1-8

A Prelude: Terra’s Predicament
Once upon a time there was a planet – perfect green and egg-shell blue. It hung, fragile and ancient, in the yawning firmament of space-time. On the planet-surface – a thin crust riding a molten sea –one species outreached all others, reaching for the vaulted heavens with an inventiveness that far outstripped its own moral insight. It took a river of time and thought – but after a slow start the inventiveness of the Terrans built to an accelerating howl driven by a complex current of exchanges and interplays too vast to trace.
Now, the seething world of Terra has reached a crisis point threatening the very materiality of life itself. The planet teeters at the tipping point. …

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