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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: […]

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 […]

IVR UK Section: Annual Conference, Sheffield, 17–18 November 2017

The annual conference of IVR UK Section will be held in Sheffield, 17–18 November 2017. The theme of the Conference is: Law, rationality and the market. Proposals are invited for both individual papers and thematic panels; the deadline for call for abstracts is 1 September 2017. For further information please see the announcement at the […]

IVR German Section: Conference on Kelsen, Freiburg 27–29 September 2018

The next conference of the German IVR Section will take place in Freiburg i.Br. 27–29 September, 2018. The theme of the conference is Hans Kelsen’s Pure Theory of Law: Conceptions and Misconceptions. Interested scholars who do not speak German may note that the conference will be bi-lingual (in German and English). Apart from invited speakers such as […]

Australian IVR Section: information updated and essay prize

The Australian IVR section has been the Australian Society of Legal Philosophy, which was founded 1961 at the University of Sydney. The name of the Society was changed to the Australasian Society of Legal Philosophy (ASLP), following a vote in 2017, in order to reflect a broader regional orientation. The website of the Society remains […]