Call for Abstracts
The Project on Autocratic Legalism (PAL) is a multi-component scholarly initiative that looks at how political leaders use law to...
Building on the prior PAL country studies, the Topical Laboratory has broken new ground in research on autocratic legalism by conducting a broad survey on manifestations of this phenomenon across countries and themes.
A call for proposals was issued in 2022, which led to the selection of over 60 potential contributions.
PAL organizers hope to draw from these contributions to produce a handbook on autocratic legalism.
Authors will present their first chapter drafts in the summer of 2023 and several discussion sessions will be held in the academic year 2023-24 to facilitate the completion of the drafts and the preparation of the manuscript.