Philip Selznick Wins Law & Society Association’s Kalven Prize
The Law & Society Association has chosen Professor Emeritus Philip Selznick as the winner of its annual Harry J. Kalven Jr. Prize. The most prestigious award given by the association, the Kalven Prize recognizes a body of scholarly work that has contributed to the advancement of research in law and society. Selznick will be recognized at the association’s annual meeting, held this June in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Founded in 1964, The Law and Society Association is an organization of scholars from many fields and countries, interested in the place of law in social, political, economic and cultural life. Members bring training in law, sociology, political science, psychology, anthropology, economics and history, as well as in other related areas to the study of sociolegal phenomena. Among its activities, the association publishes the Law & Society Review, sponsors annual conferences and educational workshops, and fosters the development of academic programs in law and society around the world.For more information, please contact Erin Campbell at 510-643-8010 or firstname.lastname@example.org.