Kirsten McConnachie jointly awarded the 2015 Socio-Legal Studies Association Early Career Book Prize
- 5 March 2015
Prize is one of four annual awards given by the Association
Dr Kirsten McConnachie's book, Governing Refugees: Justice, Order and Legal Pluralism (Routlege, 2014), examines themes of community governance, order maintenance and legal pluralism in the context of refugee camps on the Thailand-Burma border. It was jointly awarded the SLSA prize along with the book Private Property and Public Power: Eminent Domain in Philadelphia (Oxford University Press, 2014) by Assistant Professor Debbie Becher of Barnard College, Columbia University.
Dr McConnachie is the Joyce Pearce Junior Research Fellow at the RSC and Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford. Read more about her research here.