9th North South Criminology Conference

The Committee of the 9th North South Irish Criminology Conference welcomes submissions for this year’s conference which takes place at the Western Gateway Building, University College Cork on the 20th & 21th June, 2013. The Conference will also incorporate the Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Rights (CCJHR) Postgraduate Conference that is held annually at UCC.

The aim of the conference is to provide a forum for academics, post-graduate researchers, community activists, practitioners and policy makers in the fields of criminology, criminal justice and human rights to come together to exchange ideas and disseminate research. Papers from early career researchers are encouraged.

The general theme of the conference is: Rights, Responsibilities, and Wrongdoings: Continuity and Change. Sub themes include but are not limited to:

  • Criminal Justice Processes
  • Victims and the Criminal Justice System
  • Human Rights
  • White Collar Crime
  • Prisons and Penal Policy
  • Young People, Crime and Justice
  • Policing, Regulation and Surveillance
  • Alternatives to Prison
  • Restorative Justice
  • Gender and Criminal Justice
  • Globalisation, Migration and Immigration
  • Social Exclusion
  • Media and Crime
  • The policy value of Criminology
  • Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure

Please forward an abstract (no more than 300 words) of the proposed paper for consideration, including a working title, name and institutional affiliation to ucclawconf@gmail.com by 28th of March 2013. Notification of acceptance will be provided by the 26th of April 2013. Presenters will not be required to submit a version of the paper. Enquiries may also be sent to ucclawconf@gmail.com.

If you would like to attend the conference without giving a paper, please email Noreen Delea at n.delea@ucc.ie by 31 May 2013. Alternatively you can contact Noreen on 021 4903220. Registration is free of charge. If you have had a paper accepted at the conference, there is no requirement to register.


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