Publications of the project

On this page, we will post news about the publications of the project, as well as the “Accepted for publication” versions of the journal articles of the project. As per ERC rules, the project is committed to making a best effort in open access publication.

Articles and chapters

Kaius Tuori, “Natseista ja emigranteista oikeustieteen historiassa”, in Oikeuden historiasta tulevaisuuden Eurooppaan (Suomalaisen Lakimiesyhdistyksen julkaisuja 26, E-sarja), Helsinki 2014, 341-357.

Jacob Giltaij and Ville Erkkilä, “An interview with Tony Honoré”, Forum Historiae Iuris 26/02/2015.

Jacob Giltaij and Kaius Tuori, “Human rights in Antiquity? Revisiting anachronism and Roman law”, in Revisiting the Origins of Human Rights (Cambridge University Press), Cambridge and New York 2015, 39-63.

Ville Erkkilä, “Time, identity, and history: on the cognitive psychology and figural practice of historiography”, Rethinking History 19:4 (2015), 602-620.

Kaius Tuori, “Schmitt and the Sovereignty of Roman Dictators: From the Actualisation of the Past to the Recycling of Symbols”, History of European Ideas 42:1 (2016), 95-106.

Kaius Tuori, “Judge Julia Domna? A Historical Mystery and the Emergence of Imperial Legal Administration”, The Journal of Legal History 37:2 (2016), 180-197.

Jacob Giltaij, “Augustus and self-defense as the Stoic reason of state in the Roman legal order”, History of Political Thought 37:1 (2016), 25-56.

Ville Erkkilä, “The metaphysics and legal history. An interview with Michael Stolleis”, European Legal Roots Online (2016), 3-17.

Jacob Giltaij, “Fritz Schulz, Refugee Scholarship, and the Riccobono Seminar”, Roman Legal Tradition 12 (2016), 1-19.

Tommaso Beggio, “Paul Koschaker and the path to “Europa und das römische Recht” (1937-1946)”, European Legal Roots 6 (2017), forthcoming.

Kaius Tuori, “Hadrian’s cosmopolitanism and the Nazi legal policy”, Classical Receptions Journal, forthcoming. DOI 10.1093/crj/clx003.

Jacob Giltaij, “Greek philosophy and classical Roman law: a brief overview”, in Oxford Handbook of Roman law and Society (Oxford University Press), Oxford 2016, 188-199.

Jacob Giltaij, “Existimatio as ‘human dignity’ in late-classical Roman law”, Fundamina 22:2 (2016), 232-249. DOI 10.17159/2411-7870/2016/v22n2a3.

Jacob Giltaij: “Human rights, Roman law and Stoicism. Rephrasing the question”, in Yearbook of the Academy of Athens of the research centre for the History of Greek law, vol. 46 (Academy of Athens), Athens 2016, 105-131.

Jacob Giltaij: “Review of B. Straumann, The classical foundations of Hugo Grotius’ natural law (Cambridge, 2015)”, Grotiana 37 (2016), 95-103. DOI 10.1163/18760759-03700005.

Conference reports

Using the past: Romanists, totalitarianism and its legacy, Villa Lante al Gianicolo, Institutum Romanum Finlandiae (Rome), 22-23 October, 2015.

Imposing Liberty: Overseas Influences on the Legal Reconstruction of Europe after World War II, NYU Florence, La Pietra, 15-16 April, 2016.