Research in the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies
Undertaking research and supervising the research of early career academics is at the heart of everything we do at the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies. Since the Centre was first established in 1972 the field of socio-legal studies has expanded considerably and now encompasses a wide range of disciplinary intersections, theories and approaches.
Our research considers some of the most important global issues of the day including the impact of technology on lived experiences of law, the global environmental crisis, access to justice and migration. Whether working individually or in groups there are important themes that run across our work and can be divided into five main clusters: