Nov 14

Last workshop of the quarter, Dec 5!

Please join us Thursday, Dec. 5 at 6pm at Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave.) for the following paper and discussion at the Social Theory Workshop:

“Transitional Political-Economic Justice: The Israeli Bankers’ Trial and the Role of Law in the Unfolding of Neoliberalism”
Yaniv Ron-El
PhD Student
Department of Sociology
University of Chicago

All papers will be distributed in advance of the workshops via the Social Theory Workshop list serv. To join this list serv go to: lists.uchicago.edu and search for “Social Theory”

Feb 12

February 20 Robert Stern

Please join us at the next meeting of the Social Theory Workshop, Monday, February 20 at 8pm in Wilder House (5811 S. Kenwood Ave).

We will be discussing a paper by History PhD candidate Robert Stern, entitled, “Reforming the Particularism of the Common Law: Some Reflections on the Postivization of English Law.”

The paper will be distributed later this week.

All are welcome.

Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact Stacie Hanneman in advance at sakent@uchicago.edu

May 10

Robert Stern

Monday evening May 17th 2010 the Social Theory Workshop will welcome Robert Stern, to present his paper “The Sources and Structures of Law: Analogical Reasoning and the Province of Positivist Jurisprudence Re-determined.”   The meeting will be held at 8:00 pm in Wilder House (5811 S Kenwood Ave).  All are welcome.

The paper will be sent to members of the workshop listserve later this week.  Others who would like a copy of the paper should contact Robin Bates (rdbates@uchicago.edu).