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Vienna, RCSL at ISA Forum 2016

On 10-14 July 2016, RCSL joined the Third ISA Forum of Sociology,
held in Vienna.


I - Programme of the RCSL Sessions included
in the ISA Forum Programme

See the official site of the Forum:


II - Programme of the RCSL Additional Sessions

organized in parallel to the ISA Forum:

Tuesday, 12 July

Wednesday, 13 July

Thursday, 14 July

Programme Coordinator                                                 

Location / Additional information      


Tuesday, 12 July (Juridicum, Seminarsaal 20)                       [back to contents]

Special Session in Memory of Andre-Jean Arnaud (1936-2015)

Organized in partnership with the French Association Droit et Société

Chair: Masayuki Murayama,
Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan,
President of the RCSL

Introduction of the speakers: Pierre Guibentif,
ISCTE-IUL, Lisbon, Portugal,
Vice-President of the Association Droit et Société

Germano Schwartz,
UNILASALLE, Canoas RS, Brasil
Secretary of the RCSL

Pierre Brunet,
Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, France
Co-Editor of the journal Droit et Société

Adam Czarnota,
Scientific Director of the IISL 2013-2016,
University of New South Wales, Australia

Vincenzo Ferrari,
University of Milan, Italy,
Scientific Director of the IISL 2016-2018

Session concluded
by André-Jean Arnaud's wife, Wanda Capeller, Science Po Toulouse



Wednesday, 13 July (location: NIG building)                       [back to contents]

9.00-10.30  Roundtable I: Recent Global Social Movements (Abstracts)

Chair: Jesús Sabariego

Jesús Sabariego, Coimbra, Centro de Estudos Sociais (Project funded by FCT-Portugal), "Recent Global Social Movements and public awareness of Democracy and Human Rights"

Cícero Krupp da Luz, Faculdade de Direito do Sul de Minas – FDSM - Brazil,
"Transnational Mega-events and Recent Global Social Movements"

Pierre Guibentif, Dinâmia’CET-IUL, ISCTE-IUL, Portugal, "Recent global social movements as a cognitive and practical challenge for the social sciences"

10.45-12.15  Roundtable II: Sociology of constitutions (Abstracts)
(Progamme of this session in printed version)

Chair: Alberto Febbrajo and Håkan Hydén

Opening remarks

Laura Appignanesi, "Intersystemic Communication in the Society of Society"

Judit Beke-Martos, "Custom and Tradition - an Ambiguous Relationship"

Matteo Finco, "Fundamental Rights in the Global Constitution"

Nicola Pettinari, "Participation in the Society of Society"

Behrose Qadiry, "The Role of the European Union in State-Building and Protection of Human Rights in Afghanistan"

Ferdinando Spina, "The Unsettled Boundaries of Judicial Power"

12:30-14:00  Board meeting

(Open to members of the Board only.
The RCSL Business Meeting, open to all RCSL members,
takes place on Thursday 14 July, 16.00-17.30.)

14:15-15:45  Method market

Mavis Maclean (University of Oxford, UK)
& Benoit Bastard (Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan, France)

Benoit Bastard and Mavis Maclean invite students and young researchers to meet and ask questions about the methods and methodologies used in empirical work in the sociology of law. They have both over many years used survey techniques, quantitative analysis including secondary analysis of data across countries, qualitative work and observational study , often with a comparative dimension. We can also discuss research funding, and research careers.


16:00-17:30 Extra panel: Research in progress


Thursday, 14 July                                                          [back to contents]

09:00-10:30 Onati Session  (Abstracts)
A joint initiative of IISL and RCSL
(Progamme of this session in printed version)

Chair: Lucero Ibarra Rojas, México

Arianna Jacqmin, Italy, "The Construction of the right to truth as a human right"

Victor T.K. Morris, Liberia, “Accessing Basic Health Service Delivery in Post Ebola Southeastern Liberia

Murat Burak Aydin, Turkey, “Corporate legal service market in the age of globalization in Turkey: Local and multinational firms under strict profession regulation”

10:45 to 12:15  Onati Session (cont.)

Chair: Lucero Ibarra Rojas, México

Ursus Eijkelenberg, The Netherland, “Disclosing the democratic façade. Approaching the subsequent step of democratic evolution”

Aidan Swietochowski, UK, “The cultural property conundrum – Lessons learnt in domestic law”

Hobeth Martinez Carrillo, Colombia, “Regulating land. Influence of international finance institutions over Colombian land regulation between 2006 and 2016. The case of Law 1776 of January 29, 2016 (ZIDRES)”

Eugenia Monte, Argentina, “Contesting abortion in Argentina: feminist legal disputes at Courts”


Time schedule and location to be indicated:
WG on Civil Justice and Dispute Resolution - business meeting (90 min.)


Programme Coordinator                                                  [back to contents]
Julia DAHLVIK, University of Vienna, Austria, julia.dahlvik(at)univie.ac.at


Location / Additional information                                                    [back to contents]

Location: NIG Building (Neues Institutsgebäude), 5th floor (Geography Department), room no. C 520 (conference room)

Address: Universitätsstrasse 7


Here you can find additional information regarding the venue and information for presenters: https://isaforum2016.univie.ac.at/the-isa-forum/venue/

See also the RCSL Vienna page on the ISA Website
as well as the archive page including the call
and other preparatory information.



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