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Comparative and International Law Journal of Southern Africa (CILSA)

Comparative and International Law Journal of Southern Africa (CILSA)

IFCOL initiated the publication of CILSA in 1968 with a view to stimulating research into the comparative and international aspects of law amongst Southern African researchers.  CILSA's contributors regularly include leading ademics world-wide.

CILSA is a peer-reviewed academic publication with a large international circulation. The journal is published three times a year (March, July and November). 

Authors wishing to submit articles for publication can do so by e mail (address: . The postal address is: The Editor, CILSA, PO Box 392, PRETORIA 0003. Please note that articles should generally not exceed 8 000
words and must include an abstract of no more than 200 words. Notes and comments are also invited.

Annual subscription (prices include VAT): R350 for subscribers in Southern Africa; US$85 for subscribers in other countries; R210 for students registered for a degree or diploma at a recognised institution; and R115 for single copies.

Full electronic copies of retrospective issues from 1968 up to and including 2006 can be found at:
African Journal Archive.