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SLS-JAC-SLSA Workshop on Judicial Appointments: ‘Academics as Judges' – Coventry University

This joint SLS-JAC-SLSA workshop on 27 February 2021 aims to help academics contemplating making an application for a judicial appointment.

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SLSA Virtual Conference – 30 March–1 April 2021: early bird registration open

Registration is open for SLSA 2021. Early bird registration closes on Thursday 11 February 2021. Don't miss your chance to be part of this exciting event!

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SLSA 2021 Virtual Conference: hosted by Cardiff Law School

The conference is being hosted online by Cardiff University from 30 March–1 April 2021. Follow the link to find out about our diverse list of streams and current topics and exciting plenary sessions.

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Law School statements and decolonising the currciulum

The SLSA is gathering together academic institutions' statements on BLM alongside socio-legal material on decolonising the curriculum. Image by Clay Banks

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

If you know of an organisation or association that would be of interest to SLSA members, please contact our international liaison co-ordinator This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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)







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