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
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.
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.
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.