Conference

21st Annual Meeting of the Justice Studies Association

The Public Good: Capitalism, Government, and Justice

Bridgewater, Massachusetts

Bridgewater State University

May 30-June 1, 2019

 

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Bridgewater, MA: Travel & Lodging information

 

JSA WELCOMES PAPERS THAT EXPLORE THESE THEMES:

  • Redefining the public good
  • Social Movements and political action
  • The role of civil disobedience
  • Civil Engagement
  • Defining free will
  • Violence and power
  • Art and community
  • Pedagogy / Teaching Strategies

Call for Papers 2019

During the conference we will explore various aspects of these concerns, as we collaborate, share, and teach one another. JSA embraces inclusivity and welcomes presentations from teachers, activists, professionals, and community members on justice, teaching strategies, research findings, personal experiences, and artistic expressions. The organization remains oriented around aspects of criminal, restorative, and transformative justice.

JSA ALSO CONTINUES TO WELCOME PRESENTATIONS ON:

– Recent developments in restorative and transformative justice

-Theoretical and empirical understandings of crime, justice, and law

– State and corporate crime

– Prisoner rights and mass incarceration

– Social inequality across various social institutions

 

You may submit a paper abstract or propose an entire panel session. JSA encourages your creative modes of presentation, including but not limited to video, photography and interactive sessions.

Please send your presentation or session information with a 200 word (maximum) abstract electronically to the program committee:

justicestudies2019@gmail.com

by April 15, 2019

All submissions must include your name, affiliation, and contact information on the abstract page.