Conference Topics

Conference Title              7th Academic International Conference on Interdisciplinary Legal Studies 
Conference Dates             20th-22nd November 2017
Deadline for Abstract       23rd October 2017
Venue                              Harvard University, Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School, Boston USA

AICILS encourage submissions within Interdisciplinary Legal Studies and across a variety of related disciplines and fields such as politics, psychology, criminology, economics, sociology, socio-legal studies, medicine, and history, among others. Papers may address, but are not restricted to, the main theme from any of the following sub-themes. Unlisted but related sub-topics are also acceptable.  

 Criminology and Law

  • Criminal Psychology
  • Drugs, Crime and Society
  • Youth Crime and Youth Justice
  • Victims and Victimology
  • International Terrorism
  • Globalisation, Power and Identity
  • Gender and the Law
  • Sexuality and the Law
  • Real and Virtual Worlds: The Sociology of Cyberspace
  • The Family, Community and Crime 
  • The Social Psychology of Violence and Crime
  • Corporate Criminal Liability
  • Criminal Justice

Socio-legal Studies

  • Sociology of Race and Ethnicity
  • Social Construction of Sexuality
  • Cultural Diversity and Law
  • Human Rights and Civil Liabilities
  • Poverty, Inequality and the Social Causes of Crime
  • Globalisation, Law and Human Development
  • Globalisation and Socio-economic Development
  • New Technology and Economic Transformation
  • Migration Law and Immigration Policies
  • Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility

Global Politics and Law

  • Politics of International Law 
  • The Political Economy of Globalisation 
  • The Politics of Global Migration 
  • Contemporary Global Security 
  • Global Politics of the Environment and Climate Change 
  • Global Justice 
  • Global Governance
  • Sustainable Economic Development

Medicine, Science and the Law

  • Medical Law and Ethics
  • Health Policies
  • Law and Human Genetics
  • Forensic Science
  • Medical Jurisprudence
  • Forensic Computing and Electronic Evidence
  • Human Rights and Health Law
  • International Public Health Law and Ethics

 Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Gender, Armed Conflict and International Law
  • Migration, Gender and Law
  • Law and Public Administration
  • Law and Sociology
  • Law and Economics
  • Law and History
  • Law and  Psychology