CfP: Law of Nature? Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Legal Action for the Environment

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 30, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Social Sciences, Law and Legal History, Environmental History / Studies, Geography

In the age of the Anthropocene, there has been an upsurge of environmental activism that takes law – and the courts – as its main instrument. Lawsuits related to climate change have been launched (or are underway) in the Philippines, Australia, France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, and Norway, where activists and others are claiming that the state is in violation of its own penal code.

Cfp edited Volume: The Impact of Human Rights Prosecutions: Insights from European, Latin American, and African Post-Conflict Societies

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 5, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Law and Legal History, Political Science, Social Sciences, Human Rights

 

Call for Abstracts for the Edited Volume:

The Impact of Human Rights Prosecutions:
Insights from European, Latin American, and African Post-Conflict Societies

Comparative perspectives on regulating age of consent and child-marriage in the British Empire, 1880 to 1930

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 8, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Women's & Gender History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Social History / Studies

This is a call for proposals for a one-day interdisciplinary conference to be held on 15 June 2018 at SOAS University of London. The conference aims to explore the debates that led to the reform of age of consent laws around the British Empire during the years 1880 to 1930. We are particularly interested in exploring the issues of age of consent and child marriage through interdisciplinary and comparative perspectives in law and history.

Moderating: Charles Montgomery Gray Fellowship

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
December 15, 2017
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, European History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Religious Studies and Theology

The Newberry Library's long-standing fellowship program provides outstanding scholars with the time, space, and community required to pursue innovative and ground-breaking scholarship.

JOURNAL ON EUROPEAN HISTORY OF LAW 1/2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 1, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, European History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Social History / Studies

The association The European Society for History of Law is the publisher of the Journal on European History of Law which is published 2x per year. It is assigned for law-historians and Romanists that want to share with their colleagues the results of their research in this field.

At the same time, reviews of books with historical themes are being published. You can also find there information about the happenings in the field of law-history.

CFP- Northeastern University Graduate History Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2017
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
World History / Studies, Public History, Human Rights, Law and Legal History, Graduate Studies

The Northeastern History Graduate Student Association invites proposal submissions for its 10th annual graduate student conference to be held on March 24th and 25th 2018 at Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts. The deadline for submissions to the conference is Friday December 15th 2017.

CFP: Arguing for the Rule of Law: Using the Hebrew Bible and Caricatures of Foreigners in British and Spanish America

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 5, 2017 to November 8, 2017
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, British History / Studies, Colonial America, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Law and Legal History

         This is a call for papers in anticipation of a one-day conference to be organized by Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra (University of Texas) and Richard Ross (University of Illinois) through the Symposium on Comparative Early Modern Legal History [https://law.illinois.edu/faculty-research/specialty-programs/legal-history/].  The conference, to be held at the Newberry Library in Chicago on Friday, October 26, 2018, is entitled, “Arguing for the Rule of Law: Using the Hebrew Bible and Cari

Governance and Public Health in Early Nineteenth-Century Egypt

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
October 19, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Government and Public Service, Health and Health Care, Law and Legal History, Middle East History / Studies, Public Health

Part of DIALOGUES 2017: a thought-provoking series of seminars on governance in Muslim contexts

Law and Society CRN 11 (Displaced Peoples): Journal of Internal Displacement Special Issue

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 6, 2017 to October 31, 2017
Location: 
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Human Rights, Research and Methodology

The Journal of Internal Displacement: Journal of Internal Displacement
Guest Editors
Megan J. Ballard, Professor of Law, Gonzaga University

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