Category Official IVR announcements and information
Professor Robert Alexy will be awarded the 2022 IVR Book Prize for his volume on Law’s Ideal Dimension (Oxford, 2021). The Prize is awarded to the best book published on the Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy since the last World Congress in 2019. The Prize will be awarded at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 7th […]
Statement of the IVR President and Executive Committeeon the Aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine
The Russian Federation’s attack on Ukraine violates fundamental principles of law and humanity. As lawyers and philosophers, we recognize the inherent dignity and inalienable rights of all members of the human family to be the foundation of freedom, justice, and peace in the world. Terror attacks against civilians, expansionist attacks against democratic states, and denial […]
The congress website ivr2022.org has been updated with information on the program, including the plenary speakers. Please also note that registration is now open and until 31 January 2022 a reduced early registration fee is applicable.
by Juan Pablo Alonso, Buenos Aires University, IVR Executive Committee member Eugenio Bulygin was born on the 25th of July 1931 in Jarkov, the second most important city in what is today Ukrainian territory. Born into a college educated family well-versed in literature and science, his childhood was defined by the difficulties of World War […]
The IVR World Congresses are distinguished by world class speakers and the coming together of persons with a great diversity of backgrounds to discuss, challenge and renegotiate central ideas and concepts of legal and social philosophy. They create exceptional occasions for exchange and in-depth discussions. They offer an environment and social program that provides the […]
Information is added under “Sections” for Stowarzyszenie Filozofii Prawa i Filozofii Społecznej, the IVR section in Poland. On that page you will find information on Archiwum Filozofii Prawa i Filozofii Społecznej, an academic journal published by the Polish IVR Section.
Visitors to this website may be interested to know that the next IVR World Congress (the XXX IVR World Congress) will take place in Bucharest, Romania, in 2021. After that, the XXXI IVR World Congress 2023 will take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The exact dates have not been decided yet but more information will […]
The webpage on the Executive Committee and officials of the IVR for the period 2019–2023 has been updated. The page also contains a list of the current Honorary Presidents of the IVR. https://ivronlineblog.wordpress.com/officials2019/
Some photos from the IVR congress in Luzern is available from the congress website http: //ivr2019.org/photos.
In 2018, the IVR and AMINTAPHIL established a Book Award in Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (IVR Book Prize), to be awarded bi-annually at the IVR World Congress for work published in the preceding two years. The first prize is awarded to Brian Z. Tamanaha for his book A Realistic Theory of Law (Cambridge University Press, […]