Author Archives: CW

Congress of German-speaking Associations for the Sociology of Law, Basel (Switzerland), 13–15 September 2018

The 4th Congress of German-speaking associations for the sociology of law will be held in Basel, 13–15 September, 2018. The theme of the Congress is “Abschaffung des Rechts” (The Abolition of Law). Issues to be addressed include, inter alia, populist-authoritarian regimes and movements, transformation of the society through information- and biotechnology and private regulation. The […]

AMINTAPHIL: Call for paper » Democracy, Populism, and Truth | Boston MA, 16–18 August 2018

AMINTAPHIL announces a call for paper for its 2018 conference with the theme “Democracy, Populism, and Truth”. The conference will take place at Boston University, Boston MA, 16–18 August 2018. Deadline for submissions is 30 June 2018. For information please see the detailed call for paper. Contact: Executive Director: Prof. Mark Navin, Department of Philosophy, Oakland University, navin@oakland.edu Local Host: […]

Colombia: Former presidents of ASOFIDES selected as members of the JEP

ASOFIDES (Asociasíon colombiana de filosofía del derecho y filosofía social) – IVR section in Colombia – is pleased to mark an important point in the legal and judicial history of Colombia by sharing the news that two of the association’s former presidents – Rodolfo Arango Rivadeneira and Diana Patricia Quintero Mosquera – were selected to […]

Website of Société française pour la philosophie et la théorie juridiques et politiques

A link has been added to the website of Société française pour la philosophie et la théorie juridiques et politiques (SFJP) , a regional section of the IVR in France. For those interested in the forthcoming activities of the society, it can be mentioned that a colloquium will be held on 10 November 2017 in […]

“Open Philosophy” seeks section and language editors

A new peer-reviewed, open access academic journal Open Philosophy (https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/opphil ), published by De Gruyter Open, part of De Gruyter publishing group focused on publishing in Open Access, invites applications for editorial positions. Open Philosophy is an international Open Access, peer-reviewed academic journal covering all areas of philosophy. The objective of Open Philosophy is to foster […]

IVR Japan International Conference: Kyoto, Japan, 6–8 July 2018

From the IVR Japan website: We are pleased to announce that the 1st IVR (Internationale Vereinigung für Rechts- und Sozialphilosophie, International Association for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy) Japan International Conference will be held at Doshisha University in Kyoto from 6 to 8 July 2018. The conference will consist of plenary lectures and general […]

Special Panel on Nuclear Energy Policy: Sendai, Japan – 27.11.2017

Professor Akihiko Morita of Shokei Gakuin University announces a call for papers to the special panel The future of nuclear energy policy – Lessons from the Fukushima nuclear power plant accident at the Internation Disaster and Risk Conference, to be held in Sadaim Japan, 27 November 2017. For further information on the event and this […]