Tuesday 3 December 2019

Launch of New Journal: European Convention on Human Rights Law Review

The landscape of academic human rights journals continues to grow. It is a pleasure to announce here that two ECHR experts, Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou and by Vassilis Tzevelekos, are launching a new journal exclusively dedicated to the ECHR: the European Convention on Human Rights Law Review, to be published with Brill. The journal's aim is to 'connect law and practice and look at the ECHR from a multi-disciplinary perspective.' in the creators words it is 'the first scholarly journal devoted exclusively to the legal regime of ECHR. The Review offers peer-reviewed, legal scholarship on the protection of fundamental human rights within the ECHR framework and on its implications for other regional human rights regimes. It is a forum for inter alia comparative law, human rights law, international law and philosophy of law analysis of the practice and procedures of the ECHR regime. While favouring legal (doctrinal, theoretical and philosophical) analysis, the Review also publishes multi-disciplinary works at the crossroads of law, history, political science and economics. It is open to all methods and schools of thought, including, comparative, doctrinal, quantitative and economic analysis of (case) law. It offers scholarship and information of interest to scholars and practitioners, both in the member states and other regions, as well as to all those working in the field of human rights law.'

The journal accepts submissions of articles up to 18000 words, case comments of up to 10000 words and book reviews. To submit articles, click here. The new journal can also be followed on twitter: @LawECHR .