Department of Law and Legal Studies

Department of Law and Legal Studies

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Why our Law & Legal Studies program is the right choice

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The Department of Law and Legal Studies offers Canada’s premier programs for the interdisciplinary
study of law. These innovative programs explore the dynamic interaction between law and
society nationally, transnationally and internationally.

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PhD Legal Studies student Safiyah Rochelle awarded OGS

Congratulations to PhD Legal Studies student Safiyah Rochelle, who has recently been awarded an Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS)! Safiyah’s research interests include the construction of racialized bodies within legal regimes, legal imaginaries and knowledge, and violence and visuality.... More

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Sept. 11 | Thesis Defense: Monika Lemke

The Department of Law and Legal Studies is pleased to announce the Master’s thesis defense of MA Legal Studies candidate Monika Lemke, B.A. Hons. (Law), 2012 Thursday, September 11, 2014 1:00pm | D490 Loeb Building Monika Lemke is set to stand before the Examination Board in defense of her MA... More

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New publication from Prof. Rueban Balasubramaniam

Prof. Rueban Balasubramaniam has recently published in the Journal of Postcolonial Studies. His article, entitled “The disappearance of law in the interdisciplinary study of rule by law” should be especially provocative to those who adhere to the interdisciplinary study of law. It is... More

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New publications from Prof. Doris Buss

Professor Doris Buss has confirmed that several of her new publications are now available. Her article, “Knowing women: Translating Patriarchy in International Criminal Law”, can be found in Social & Legal Studies, 23(1): 73-92. (2014). Additionally, she has co-edited a new book: Buss,... More

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PhD Student Rebecca Bromwich publishes book review

Congratulations to PhD Legal Studies student Rebecca Bromwich, whose “Book Review: Defending Battered Women on Trial” has been published in the Western Journal of Legal Studies!  For more information on (and to download) Rebecca’s book review of Elizabeth A. Sheehy’s... More

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