Monthly Archives: July 2017

IVR Young Scholar Prize 2017

The 2017 biennial IVR Young Scholar Prize has been awarded to Philipp Gisbertz for his paper on “The Concepts of War and Peace in the Context of Transnational Terrorism” (abstract available). Philipp Gisbertz is a research and teaching associate at the University of Göttingen, Germany. In April 2017, he completed his Ph.D. in law at […]

Italian IVR section information updated

The information on the Italian IVR section has been updated with link to the publication Rivista di filosofia del diritto (Journal of Legal Philosophy).    

Encyclopedia of the Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy

A meeting was held at the IVR Lisbon world congress to present the Encyclopedia of the Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy. The Encyclopedia will be published by Springer. According to the publisher, the Encyclopedia will “cover all topics in the philosophy of law and social philosophy, including the history, theory, and leading theorists of the philosophy of […]

ARSP best article prize

The IVR’s own publication ARSP (Archiv für Rechts- und Sozialphilosophie) has awarded Thomas Coendet its first prize for best article published in the journal during the latest 2 year period (2015–2016). The prize has been initiated by Dr. Thomas Schaber, head of the Frank Steiner publisher; the winner receives a prize of 500 € and […]

Meeting of IRV regional sections at the Lisbon world congress

In addition to the published schedule, there will be a meeting of the presidents of regional sections of the IVR at 2:30 pm (14:30) on Thursday, 20 July at Conselho Cientifico (a meeting room situated on the ground floor of the Faculty of Law meeting).

Universität Luzern (Switzerland): Young Scholar Visiting Fellowship

The Institute for Interdisciplinary Legal Studies at the University of Lucerne is pleased to announce the call for applications for its Young Scholar Visiting Fellowship scheme for 2018. The fellowship programme is part of our mission to promote international and interdisciplinary collaboration and exchange. Fellows are invited to spend an extended period at the institute, […]