Law in Context

Law in Context is a leading Australian journal for the contextual study of law and society. The journal is edited from the La Trobe Law School in Melbourne, Australia and published in Open Access by the La Trobe Law School, by agreement with PAXTER LLC. (D/B/A

For more than 30 years, Law in Context has published important scholarly work exploring the context and operation of law in Australia and internationally.

Law in Context publishes socio-legal articles that explore the social, historical, economic, political and technological aspects of the operation of law. The journal welcomes original articles for general issues and expressions of interest in developing future special issues.

Law in Context journal