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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Socio-legality: An Odyssey of Ideas and Context

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Edited by: Kerry Petersen

ISBN13: 9781862879430
Published: September 2013
Publisher: The Federation Press
Country of Publication: Australia
Format: Paperback
Price: £26.99

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This volume represents a diverse range of socio-legal intellectual streams and celebrates the contribution of former and current La Trobe University scholars to socio-legality. The articles arose from a workshop held to reflect upon the contribution and future of socio-legality in anticipation of 20th anniversary of the La Trobe Law School, home of Law in Context.

Articles include:

  • Professor Christopher Arup on the relationship between business law and socio-legal studies;
  • Professor Paula Baron on socio-legality and conflict in law schools through the lens of psychoanalytical theory;
  • Dr Sue Davies on socio-legal studies outwith and within a professional law school;
  • Dr Ian Duncanson on the historical dimension of Sociolegal studies;
  • Dr Ian Freckelton SC on Health Law as a unique field of the socio-legal discourse;
  • Dr David Neal SC on a law and power case study involving La Trobe Law and the Fitzroy Legal Service; and
  • Professor Christopher Tomlins on the trajectory of legal history at La Trobe and in the wider world.