The 2017 International Conference on Globalization of Law and Local Wisdom
Faculty of Law, Universitas Sebelas Maret (UNS)
Surakarta, Indonesia, 14-15th October 2017
Globalization is transforming the contemporary international system. Two major developments have arisen at the expense of the law of the sovereign state. First, specialized regimes of public international law have proliferated into areas previously monopolized by the state, such as human rights, environmental law, trade law and local wisdom. Second, rules enacted by intergovernmental organizations and transnational corporations have become increasingly prominent. Global processes have transformed state law in remarkable ways. At the same time, state law is highly adaptive and plays a significant role in recasting transnational developments. More importantly, the current distinction between global and state law is increasingly blurred in practice. The outcome of these interactions demands a rethinking of what “law” is. Finally, in accordance with the needs to responds the issues on Law and Local Wisdom in an Era of Globalization, Doctoral Program Faculty of Law, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia, will organize The 2017 International Conference on Globalization of Law and Local Wisdom (IC-GLOW 2017) which will be held in Surakarta, Indonesia on 14-15th October 2017.
The main theme of this conference is “Globalization of Law and Local Wisdom”, therefore the papers should address the broad theme of the conference. The group of papers will be divided into several chambers, there are :