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 nominations of panel members for REF 2021

The SLSA has been invited to nominate individuals for panel membership. Closing date for expressions of interest: 29 November 2017.

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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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SLSA chair and Exec

The SLSA chair is Professor Rosie Harding (pictured) of the University of Birmingham. She took up the post in April 2017. Members are invited to contact the chair or a member of the Executive Committee with their comments, suggestions and feedback. See the Exec page for details.

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How to update your profile


If you change institutions then you will need to update your contact details in the SLSA Online Directory. This is to make sure that you can be contacted about your membership status and that the Socio-Legal Newsletter is delivered to your new postal address.

To do this, you first need to log in to the Directory using the box on the bottom left of the screen. When you have done this, click on the 'My Profile' link in the members' menu that will have appeared above the Login box. This will take you to your profile page. You can use the tabs underneath the profile photo to see what your current profile contains. If you want to make changes then you should click on the 'Edit' button above the picture and choose the 'Update Your Profile' option from the drop-down menu.

You can now make whatever changes needed under the following categories:

  • Portrait
  • Contact Info
  • Expertise
  • Publications
  • Research

You can also change your password in the 'Contact Info' section. Don't foget to click on the 'Update' button at the bottom of the screen to save your changes.

For instructions on how to change your details on JISCMail so the weekly ebulletin is sent to the correct email address, visit this page.

 

 

A-to-Z directory of expertise

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

 

A
Access to justice
Administrative justice
Anti-discrimination and equality law

B
Biomedical ethics and the law Built environment law

C
Charities
Children and the law
Civil justice
Civil liberties
Commercial law
Company and commercial law
Comparative law
Conflict and security
Constitutional law
Consumer law
Contract
Criminal justice
Criminal law
Criminology
Critical theory
Cultural property
Cyberlaw

D
Dispute resolution

E
Ecclesiastical law
Economic crime
Economics and law
Education law
Empirical research methods
Environmental law
Equity and trusts
Ethnicity and law
European law
Evidence
Evidentiary standards in expert opinion

F
Family law
Finance

G
Gender and feminist legal studies

H
Healthcare law
Housing law and policy
Human rights

I
Information technology law
Inidgenous rights
Intellectual property
International and public international law
International business law
International economic law

J
Jurisprudence
Juvenile justice

L
Labour law and employment law
Landlord and tenant
Law, literature and culture
Legal aid
Legal editing
Legal education and skills
Legal history
Legal profession
Legal theory

M
Maritime law
Media law
Mediation
Medicine and law
Mental health law

P
Peacekeeping
Political economy
Property law
Public and administrative law

R 
Regulation
Religion and law
Research methods and methodologyResearch methods and methodology

S
Science and law
Sexuality
Social security law
Social theory
Sociology of law
Sports law
Sustainability

T
Tax law
Tort
Transitional justice

W
War
Welfare law