SLSA prize shortlists 2017

In another extremely strong field of nominations, the SLSA Exec is delighted to announce the shortlists for this year’s book and article prizes. The winners will be announced at the annual dinner in Newcastle on 6 April 2017.


Hart Socio-Legal Book Prize

Alessandrini, Donatella (Kent) (2016) Value making in international law and regulation: alternative possibilities, Routledge

Barmes, Lizzie (Queen Mary) (2016) Bullying and behavioural conflict at work: the duality of indvidual rights, Oxford University Press

Socio-Legal Theory and History Prize

Grabham, Emily (Kent) (2016) Brewing legal times: things, form, and the enactment of law, Toronto University Press
Harrington, John (Cardiff) (2017) Towards a rhetoric of medical law, Routledge

Hart Prize for Early Career Academics

Prabhat, Devyani (Bristol) (2016) Unleashing the force of law: legal mobilization, national securtiy and basic freedoms, Palgrave
Westwood, Sue (Keele) (2016) Aging, gender and sexuality: equality in later life, Routledge

Socio-Legal Article Prize

Carr, Helen (Kent) (2015) ’Legal technology in an age of austerity: documentation, “functional” incontinence and the problem of dignity’ in Dave Cowan and Dan Wincott (eds), Exploring the legal in socio-Legal studies, Palgrave

Crawford, Adam (Leeds) (2015) ‘Temporality in restorative justice: on time, timing and time-consciousness’ 19(4) Theoretical Criminology 470–90

Hunter, Caroline (York) (2015) ‘Solar panels, homeowners and leases: the lease as a socio-legal object' in Dave Cowan and Dan Wincott (eds), Exploring the legal in socio-Legal studies, Palgrave