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International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy Queensland University of Technology 2202-8005 The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is an open access, blind peer-reviewed journal that publishes critical research about challenges confronting criminal justice systems around the world.  The Journal is committed to democratising quality knowledge production and dissemination. There are no APCs (Article Processing Charges). Authors can submit and publish at no cost. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0

Announcements

  • 2020-02-13 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    Special Issue - Call for Abstracts

    2020-02-13

    Beyond Cybercrime: New perspectives on crime, harm and digital technologies

    Guest Editors: Faith Gordon, Alyce McGovern, Chrissy Thompson, Mark A Wood

    This special issue seeks to further expand digital criminological scholarship through critically examining how digital technologies are conceptualised within research into crime and justice. In doing so, the editors welcome contributions that bring criminology into conversation with fields such as digital sociology, human-computer interaction, media studies, science and technology studies, software studies, and the philosophy of technology.

    Submitted abstracts should be no longer than 300-words. If you are interested in contributing to this special issue, please send your abstract to guest editor Mark A Wood (mark.wood@deakin.edu.au).

    Please see the Call for Submissions for all details.

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  • 2020-01-21 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    New Editor for International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy

    2020-01-21

    The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is delighted to welcome new Editor Dr David Rodríguez Goyes. David is a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Oslo, Norway; and an associate professor at the Universidad Antonio Nariño, Colombia. He holds a PhD in criminology from the University of Oslo, Norway. He is a lawyer by training, with postgraduate studies in criminal law and a masters in sociology from the Universidad Nacional, Colombia. His main field of research is green criminology, with a focus on biopiracy. His greatest contribution to the field is in the development of a Southern Green Criminology. David was guest editor for the Journal’s 2019 Special Issue Towards Global Green Criminological Dialogues: Voices from the Americas and Europe and is also a member of the Journal’s International Editorial Board.

    The Journal Editors would like to thank outgoing Assistant Editor, Associate Professor Matthew Ball for his substantial contributions to the Journal in 2019.

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  • 2019-12-01 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    Volume 8 Issue 4 2019 now published

    2019-12-01

    A new issue of International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is now available.  This final issue for 2019 features a variety of topics and authors from Mexico, US, Australia, Turkey, Zimbabwe and Thailand.

    We encourage you to share this information with your networks and, as always, welcome any feedback you might have.  The Journal is also on Twitter @CrimJustJournal

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  • 2019-10-22 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    Fashion Justice Symposium - Call for Abstracts

    2019-10-22

    Fashion Justice Symposium

    20 March 2020 | Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

    The fashion and textile industry are among the world's most environmentally damaging and exploitative. Ranging from industry interventions to fashion activism, this symposium will examine the actions needed from the public, the private sector, and governments, in order to shape the industry's future.

    This is an interdisciplinary symposium and is open to people from all knowledge backgrounds. 

    Please email a 250 word abstract to Zoe Nay z.nay@qut.edu.au by Friday, January 17, 2020  

    Full details: Fashion Justice Symposium 2020 (PDF)

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  • 2018-07-06 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    This Journal Ranked by Scopus as top for Law in Australia

    2018-07-06

    The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy has been ranked by Scopus as the top Law journal in Australia and in Q2 (second quartile) by Scopus for Journal Quality - a not insignificant feat for a new journal from the global south.

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  • 2018-07-06 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    Winners of the Justice Prize

    2018-07-06

    Jerjes Aguirre and Leco Casimiro, both from Mexico, have won the Justice Prize 2016 for the best paper published in the International Journal for Crime Justice and Social Democracy in 2016, titled "Democracy and Vigilantism: The Case of Michoacán, Mexico" .  The award will be presented at the international conference on Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South, 11-14 July, Cairns.

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  • 2018-07-06 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    The Justice Prize

    2018-07-06

    The Justice Prize will be awarded annually for the best peer reviewed article, published in the International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, that, in the opinion of the award committee, makes an outstanding original contribution to knowledge.

    Winners of the Prize will be announced on the Journal web pages. The winner/s will receive $2000 scholarship toward attendance at the biennial Crime, Justice and Social Democracy conference where the award will be presented.

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