Workshop (01.07.2021, 14:00-18:00 CEST)


Chair: Prof. Dr. Anne Lise Kjær (iCourts)


1. Working Mode

Discussions in working groups based on the assignments handed in by the participants.


2. Recommended Literature

Grimmer, J.; Stewart, B. (2013): Text as Data: The Promise and Pitfalls of Automatic Content Analysis Methods for Political Texts. Political Analysis, 21(3), 267-297. doi:10.1093/pan/mps028

Holtermann, Jakob v. H.; Kjær, Anne Lise (2018): What 'If'? The Emerging Epistemic Community of International Criminal Justice. European Journal of Legal Studies, Network of Legal Empirical Scholars (NoLesLaw) Special Issue, January 2019, iCourts Working Paper Series No. 147, University of Copenhagen Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2019-67, Available at SSRN: or Add to Citavi project by DOI

Potts, A.; Kjær, A.L. (2016): Constructing Achievement in the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY): A Corpus-Based Critical Discourse Analysis. Int J Semiot Law 29, 525–555 (2016).

Slosser, Jacob Livingston (2019): Components of Legal Concepts: Quality of Law, Evaluative Judgement, and Metaphorical Framing of Article 8 ECHR. European Law Journal 25(6), pp. 593-607.