Due to the high level of interest, we unfortunately cannot accept any further applications for research stays at the mpilhlt in 2022.
The call for applications for stays in 2023 will be published in the summer via our newsletter and twitter.

Welcome to the Max Planck Institute for Legal History and Legal Theory

Welcome to the Max Planck Institute for Legal History and Legal Theory

(formerly Max Planck Institute for European Legal History)
The researchers of the Max Planck Institute for Legal History and Legal Theory (mpilhlt), located in Frankfurt am Main, engage in research on the history and theory of law. Established in 1964, the Institute, with its three departments, the specialist library with 490,000 printed media units as well as numerous international visitors, has become a worldwide hub for those working on past and present national and transnational legal orders.
Multidisciplinary Theory of Law
Department Marietta Auer
Historical Regimes of Normativity
Department Thomas Duve
European and Comparative Legal History
Department Stefan Vogenauer

Events

Braucht eine dezentrierte Geschichte von Land und Recht auch einen Eigentumsbegriff?

Jun 30, 2022 04:40 PM - Jul 1, 2022 06:00 PM
Campus Essen, Room: Guest house, room Casino

Tarifbeziehungen in historischer und gegenwartsbezogener Perspektive

Jul 6, 2022 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Max Planck Institute for Legal History and Legal Theory, Room: Z 02

Ein Markt der Reformen. Eine kritische Geschichte über die Entstehung und Entwicklung des vereinten Europa

Jul 6, 2022 06:15 PM c.t. - 07:45 PM
via Zoom, Room: For further informationen please contact lehrstuhl.pahlow@jur.uni-frankfurt.de

Vergleichende Verfassungsgerichtsbarkeit: Brasilien und Deutschland

Jul 7, 2022 05:00 PM c.t.
Campus Westend, HZ 15 (Hörsaalzentrum)

Global Legal History: an Anthropological Approach

Please note that the date has changed!
Jul 12, 2022 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
mpilhlt, Room: Lecture hall

History of property

Jul 19, 2022 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Online, Room: Infos: iberland@lhlt.mpg.de
A basic bibliography on the history of Ibero-America and the Spanish Caribbean in the colonial period
Rechtsvergleichung als Erkenntnismethode. Historische Perspektiven vom Spätmittelalter bis ins 19. Jahrhundert
http://rg.rg.mpg.de/en/Rg29
Emanzipation und Recht. Zur Geschichte der Rechtswissenschaft und der jüdischen Gleichberechtigung
Edited by Karl Härter, Tina Hannappel and Conrad TyrichterStudien zu Policey, Kriminalitätsgeschichte und Konfliktregulierung
„recht erzählen“. Regionale Studien 1650–1850
Open Access
Celebrar lo imposible
Norms beyond Empire: Law-Making and Local Normativities in Iberian Asia, 1500-1800
Staatsangehörigkeit und Rassismus
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