Welcome to the SLSA

Where law meets the social sciences and humanities.

 

 

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The Socio-Legal Studies Association

This website contains information about the SLSA and our aims and objectives. You can find out how to join and about the many benefits of membership. There are details on all our activities including our prestigious socio-legal prizes, our research grants scheme, our seminar competition and our popular annual and postgraduate conferences.

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SLSA 2017 prizewinners announced

The winners of our 2017 prizes were announced at our annual dinner on 6 April at this year's conference in Newcastle.

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SLSA 2020 and 2021: Call for expressions of interest

The SLSA Executive is seeking expressions of interest from universities wishing to host our annual conferences in 2020 and 2021.

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New SLSA chair

The new chair of the SLSA is Professor Rosie Harding of the University of Birmingham. She tweeted: 'It's a great honour to have been elected SLSA chair at SLSA 2017. I look forward to leading the SLSA and serving the membership.'

Annual Prize for Contributions to the Socio-Legal Community: call for nominations

Nominations are invited for this year's prize. Closing date: 4 September 2017. Please visit our prizes page for details.

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National and transnational socio-legal/law and society associations and networks 

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ALERTANET Latin American Network on Law and Society

Argentinian Society for the Sociology of Law 

Asian Law and Society Association

Brazilian Association of Researchers in Sociology of Law 

Canadian Law and Society Association

East Asian Law and Society - Collaborative Research Network 

Sociological Association for France - the Sociology study of Law and Justice Division 

German Association for Law and Society

Irish Association of Law Teachers

Israeli Law and Society Association  

Indian Sociology Society - Research Committee on the Sociology of Law 

Italian Association for the Study of Law and Society

Japanese Association of the Sociology of Law

Law and Society Association (USA)

Law and Society Association of Australia and New Zealand (LSAANZ)

 

Global Socio-Legal/Law and Society Organisations

International Institute for the Sociology of Law (Oñati)

International Association for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy

Juris Diversitas: an international, interdisciplinary community for the study of legal mixtures and movements

World Consortium of Law and Society 

Research Committee for the Sociology of Law (International Association of Sociology)