Legal Theory Festival 2018

Event Name Legal Theory Festival 2018
Start Date 4th Jun 2018
End Date 8th Jun 2018
Duration 5 days

The Edinburgh Centre for Legal Theory and the Legal Theory Research Group present:


Legal Theory Festival 2018 


04 June 2018 - David Hume Tower, Room LG.06, 15:00 – 17:00

Globalisation, the Rule of Law, and the Danger of Taking Legal Pluralism Too Far

  • Matthew Grellette (McMaster University)  


05 June 2018 - David Hume Tower, Room LG.08, 08:30 – 17:00

'Virtue Ethics, Markets, and the Law'  

  • Chapin Cimino (Drexel University)
  • Dominic Burbidge (Oxford)
  • Irit Samet-Porat (KCL)
  • Prince Saprai (UCL)
  • René Urueña (Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia)

06 June 2018 - Old College, Raeburn Room, 09:30 – 17:00

‘40 years of Neil MacCormick’s Legal Reasoning and Legal Theory' 

  • Luís Duarte d’Almeida (Edinburgh)
  • John Gardner (Oxford)
  • Eveline Feteris (Amsterdam)
  • Claudio Michelon (Edinburgh)
  • Zenon Bankowski (Edinburgh) 

07 June 2018 - Old Surgeons Hall, Room G10 (Drummond Library), 08:30 – 17:00

‘Conceptual Analysis and the Future of Jurisprudence’  

  • Maria Teresa Marques (Universidad de Barcelona)
  • Veronica Rodriguez-Blanco (Surrey)
  • Kevin Toh (UCL)
  • Scott Shapiro (Yale University)

08 June 2018 - Old Surgeons Hall G.10 (Drummond Library), 13:00-17:00 

Book Symposium: Hans Lindahl - Authority and the Globalisation of Inclusion and Exclusion 

  • Emilios Christodoulidis (Glasgow)
  • Neil Walker (Edinburgh)
  • Claudio Michelon (Edinbrugh)
  • Hans Lindahl (Tilburg) 

These events are free and open to all but registration is required.


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This event is being supported by the Global Justice Academcy.

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