The Argentinian section of the IVR will hold its 2017 Jornadas Nacionales de Filosofía del Derecho in Salta, 23–26 August 2017. The theme for this year’s Jornadas is: Creación e Interpretación del Derecho”. Please see the program of the Jornadas (in Spanish only) or the website of AAFD for further information.     Advertisements

A conference on the work of Leon Petrażycki will be held in St. Petersburg, Russia, on 14–15 December 2917. The organizers announce the call for paper below: The Scientific Legacy of Leon Petrażycki: History and Modernity St. Petersburg, 14–15 December 2017 Dear Colleagues! This is call for paper to International Academic Conference The Scientific Legacy […]

The 29th IVR world congress will take place between 7th and 13th July 2019 in Lucerne, Switzerland. The organisation is a joint undertaking between lucernaiuris, the Institute for Interdisciplinary Legal Studies at the University of Lucerne, and the Swiss Association for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy. The overarching theme of the 2019 congress is […]

Academic freedom is a precious asset of any society committed to the protection of human freedom and human rights. At the same time, it is severely curtailed in various countries in the world. Academics face repression, purges and criminal sanctions for the exercise of this fundamental freedom. A panel, organized by the Executive Committee of the […]

Juris North, a legal and political philosophy discussion group, invites academics and lawyers to present papers at its seminars held in England. For more information please see the information leaflet. The meetings this autumn/winter are as follows: Week One [Wednesday 27th September, at 3pm, hosted by Manchester Law School] – “On Global Constitutionalism’s Philosophical and […]

The International Political Science Association (IPSA/AISP) will hold its 25th world congress in Brisbane (Australia), 21–25 July 2018. The theme of the congress is “Borders and Margins”. For more information see the congress website. Amarilla Márta Kiss (Budapest, Hungary) and Jorge Emilío Núñez (Manchester) are organizing a panel entitled “Sovereignty and Borders”, which should be of […]

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 […]