Deadline extended!!! SEMA 2018 - Diaspora: Identity, Migration, and Return

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 22, 2018
Location: 
Bahamas
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Humanities, Law and Legal History, Literature, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

The Southeastern Medieval Association invites proposals for papers on the theme of “Diaspora: Identity, Migration, and Return” for its 57

CFP: ‘Developments in the legal status of Foreigners in the Ottoman Empire during the second half of 19th Century’, 26-27 October 2018, Istanbul

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 26, 2018 to October 27, 2018
Location: 
Turkey
Subject Fields: 
Diplomacy and International Relations, Economic History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Italian History / Studies, Law and Legal History

After the 1839 Gülhane Edict which recognised the basic rights of Ottoman citizens, a second edict, the 1856 Reformation Edict extended these rights to non-Muslims and foreigners living in Ottoman Empire who had been enjoying some economic privileges under the capitulations granted to European powers. With this legal status change the Ottoman territories started receiving large number of foreigners, investors, bankers, businessmen who brought about major changes to the economic and social changes to the 6 century old empire.

Re-Framing the Constitution: Futures of the Fourteenth Amendment

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 15, 2018
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Humanities, Political History / Studies

 

Rice University
Houston, Texas
October 5 & 6, 2018

Submissions due August 15, 2018

Ac­cess to Justice in Eurasia: From Re­gional to Global, Uni­versity of Hel­sinki, 19-20 Novem­ber 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 1, 2018 to September 30, 2018
Location: 
Finland
Subject Fields: 
Law and Legal History, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Government and Public Service, Human Rights

Access to justice has become an important issue in many justice systems around the world. Access to justice enables individuals to protect themselves against infringements of their rights, to remedy civil wrongs, to hold executive power accountable and to defend themselves in criminal proceedings. It is an important element of the rule of law and cuts across civil, criminal and administrative law. Access to justice is both a process and a goal, and is crucial for individuals seeking to benefit from other procedural and substantive rights.

Workshop: Transactions and Documentation in the Persianate World

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
July 13, 2018 to July 14, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Law and Legal History, South Asian History / Studies

Transactions and documentation in the Persianate world

Exeter, 13-14 July 2018

[CFP] International Conference on Gender, Sexuality and Justice: Resilience in Uncertain Times

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 7, 2018 to December 8, 2018
Location: 
China
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Sexuality Studies, Social Sciences

Exclusion, Confinement, Dispossession: Uneven Citizenship and Spaces of Sovereignty

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 20, 2018
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Human Rights, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Law and Legal History

The Centre for Colonial and Settler Studies at the University of Wollongong  is hosting the 2018 conference of the Australia and New Zealand Law and History Society: 

Exclusion, Confinement, Dispossession: Uneven Citizenship and Spaces of Sovereignty 

The conference has an exciting line up of international keynote speakers: 

Canadian State Trials Volume 5 (Volumes 1-4 published by University of Toronto Press for the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History)

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
June 1, 2018 to September 15, 2018
Location: 
Canada
Subject Fields: 
Canadian History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Military History, Native American History / Studies

Editors Susan Binnie, Eric Tucker and Barry Wright are planning the fifth volume of the Canadian State Trials series and invite expressions of interest and proposals for chapter contributions. Volume 5 will examine Canadian political trials, national security measures and related legal developments and proceedings for the period c.1939 to the 1980s or early 1990s. We seek scholarly studies that balance historical and legal analyses. Context for these studies may include a comparative perspective that refers to other jurisdictions. Collaborative work is welcome.

International Conference on Organizational Behavior, Performance, and Leadership

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 31, 2018
Location: 
Louisiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
Law and Legal History, Management and Leadership Studies, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sociology

The 2018 International Conference on Organizational Behavior, Performance, and Leadership (ICOBPL) invites abstracts from researchers, academics, practitioners, and graduate students for peer review and, upon acceptance, for presentation at the conference. 

The conference maintains an multidisciplinary focus and welcomes presenters and attendees with expertise in business, management, human resources, communication, ethics, law, humanities, and social sciences.

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