Irish Jurist is Irelandís oldest academic law journal. Since the inauguration of the new series in 1966, the journal
has been edited by members of the UCD
School of Law. The Jurist
publishes material in all fields of law and welcomes submissions
and abroad, though editorial policy is to strike a balance between
material of local and general interest.
The Jurist publishes peer
reviewed articles within the broad categories of modern and
historical jurisprudence; as well as shorter comments, case notes
and book reviews.
Jurist is committed to
publishing material that meets high standards of legal scholarship
and to fostering a critical approach to the study and practice of
law. The journal is
widely read by academics, judges and legal practitioners in
Ireland; and has a substantial international subscription list.
Formerly published once a year as a single volume, since 2011 it
is now be published
in hard copy and electronically as two issues in March / April and
October / November.
Current and archived issues of the Jurist from 1966 to
date are available on Westlaw.ie
and Westlaw International.
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