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Call for Papers: Europe at the Edge of Pluralism

The Faculty of Law of the University of Helsinki and the Poznan Human Rights Centre are pleased to announce a Conference 'EUROPE AT THE EDGE OF PLURALISM:
LEGAL ASPECTS OF DIVERSITY IN EUROPE'
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The conference will be held in Poznan, Poland on 13-14 June 2013.

The conference seeks to address theoretical and practical responses of European legal systems to the era of diversity and includes following panels:

  1. Multiculturalism - a New Identity for Europe?
  2. Migration Law, Human Rights and Beyond
  3. National minorities in Europe - a Need to (Re)Define?
  4. Religion in a Diverse Europe - Between Identities and Freedom of Conscience?
  5. Hate Speech Dilemmas in a Diverse Europe
  6. Europe - Identities, Memory and Law
  7. Borders of Pluralism

Abstracts of maximum 300 words, including name and affiliation, should be submitted by Friday 15 February 2013 to law-diversity-conference@helsinki.fi, with an indication of the panel to which the abstract is proposed.

Authors of selected abstracts will be notified by 15 March 2013. 

Full-length papers (max 5000 words) should be submitted by 31 May 2013.

Details and the call for papers can be found at: http://www.helsinki.fi/law/research/diversity_conference.html