Workshop on Law, Harm and Social Reproduction

Activity: Talk or presentationWorkshop


In this workshop we addressed these and related questions of harm:

Does the concept of depletion give greater conceptual depth to the notion of harm occasioned by caring?
What role can the state play in developing policies that address the harm attendant upon depletion?
Can legal change, whether through legislation or the courts, open up the compensatory regime, taking into account depletion of carers, households and communities?
Can we include ideas of harm due to depletion into international law both in the area of transitional justice and more widely in framing a range of compensatory/reparative
Period20 Jun 201821 Jun 2018
Held atWarwick International Development Department of Politics and International Studies, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionRegional


  • Harm Reduction
  • social reproduction
  • feminism
  • International Development