Thursday, March 30, 2023

Special Issue: Activists in International Court

The latest issue of the Law & Society Review (Vol. 57, no. 1, March 2023) focuses on "Activists in International Court." Contents include:
  • Special Issue: Activists in International Court
    • Freek van der Vet & Lisa McIntosh Sundstrom, Activists in international courts: Backlash, funding, and strategy in international legal mobilization
    • Heidi Nichols Haddad & Lisa McIntosh Sundstrom, Foreign agents or agents of justice? Private foundations, backlash against non-governmental organizations, and international human rights litigation
    • Nicole De Silva & Misha Ariana Plagis, NGOs, international courts, and state backlash against human rights accountability: Evidence from NGO mobilization against Tanzania at the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights
    • Filiz Kahraman, What makes an international institution work for labor activists? Shaping international law through strategic litigation
    • Annett Bochmann, Pluralism and local law in extraterritorial spaces
    • Joanna Dreby & Eric Macias, The aftermath of enforcement episodes for the children of immigrants