Organization profile

Organisation profile

Bristol has always been strong in private law. Former and current members of staff have served as Law Commissioners, been responsible for editing the leading practitioner and student texts on Contract, Tort and Succession, and edited leading journals in property law and unjust enrichment. The School is also home to the Common Law World Review, which is edited by Andrew Charlesworth and Keith Stanton.

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    Research Output

    A human rights approach to advocacy for people with dementia: A review of current provision in England and Wales

    Dixon, J., Laing, J. & Valentine, C., 1 Feb 2020, In : Dementia. 19, 2, 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

    Open Access
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  • 4 Citations (Scopus)
    169 Downloads (Pure)

    Covid19 and Inequalities at Work: A Gender Lens

    Conaghan, J. A. F., 1 May 2020, In : Futures of Work. 2020, 13

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate (Academic Journal)

  • Governing Canal Life

    Cowan, D. & Hardy, B. D., 28 May 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Law and Society.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

  • Projects

    Student theses

    Cancellation of citizenship and national security: a comparison between France and the UK

    Author: Pougnet, R., 24 Mar 2020

    Supervisor: Prabhat, D. (Supervisor) & Giliker, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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    Governing through News: Ugandan newspapers, sexual minorities and the Anti-Homosexuality Act 2014

    Author: Ashworth, M., 25 Jun 2019

    Supervisor: Cowan, D. S. (Supervisor) & Bibbings, L. S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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    How do civil actions against the police and police complaints interact and what does this interaction reveal about police legitimacy?

    Author: Torrible, C., 25 Jun 2019

    Supervisor: Laing, J. (Supervisor) & Conaghan, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

    File

    Prizes

    SPTL Prize for Outstanding Legal Scholarship by a Younger Scholar

    Laing, Judy M (Recipient), 2000

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

    Activities

    Obligations X

    Paula Giliker (Participant)

    14 Jul 202017 Jul 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

    Reasons and Context in Comparative Law

    Paula Giliker (Participant)

    19 Sep 201920 Sep 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    Society of Legal Scholars conference 2019

    Paula Giliker (Participant)

    3 Sep 20194 Sep 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference