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Law and Society

The teaching and research activities of the Research and Teaching Unit on Law and Society focus on the sociology of law and the sociology of regulation, especially on sociological theories of law and regulation, the regulation of science and technology (technology assessment) and risk regulation.

The Research and Teaching Unit consists of two study groups – Sociology of Law (Bora) and Sociology of Regulation (Huber).

Its course programme at the Faculty of Sociology, which includes Bachelor, Master and PhD courses, was first launched in autumn 2013.