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Empirical Legal Research Festival and ELRN Training Workshop

ELRN Workshop


Virtual Event - Blackboard Collaborate
Details to be sent to those who register


Fri 16 October 2020

Empirical Legal Research Network (ELRN) presents

Training Workshop on Empirical Legal Research Methods and Methodologies



10:00-10:15 Welcome and introduction from the ELRN Convenor (Dr Edward Dove)

10:15-11:00 Session 1: Qualitative approaches to empirical legal research (Prof Lisa Webley, University of Birmingham)

11:00-11:15 Session 1 Q&A

11:15-12:00 Session 2: Quantitative approaches to empirical legal research (Dr Jack Cunliffe, University of Kent)

12:00-12:15 Session 2 Q&A

12:15-13:00 Lunch break

13:00-13:45 Session 3: Human rights and empirical legal research (Hélène Tyrrell, Newcastle University)

13:45-14:00 Session 3 Q&A

14:00-14:45 Session 4: Studying law in everyday life (Prof Simon Halliday, University of York)

14:45-15:00 Session 4 Q&A

15:00-15:10 Break

15:10-15:15 Welcome and introduction to ELRN Annual Lecture (Dr Edward Dove)

15:15-16:00 ELRN Annual Lecture (Professor Ambreena Manji, Cardiff University)

16:00-16:30 Q&A and Close


Everyone (staff and students) is invited to attend. Registration is free.


For more information about this event and the ELRN please contact Ted Dove:





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