Max Planck Lecture in Legal History and Legal Theory

Max Planck Lecture in Legal History and Legal Theory

To mark the extension of the mpilhlt’s disciplinary profile, the Institute has created a new lecture series, the Max Planck Lectures in Legal History and Legal Theory.

Six times a year, renowned scholars in the fields of legal history and legal theory are invited to present their current research.

The lectures are open to the public and will be held at 4.15 pm (on changing weekdays) at the Max Planck Institute for Legal History and Legal Theory.

Organic social ethics. Universalism without egalitarianism

Max Planck Lecture in Legal History and Legal Theory
  • Date: Feb 7, 2023
  • Time: 04:15 PM - 05:45 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Hans Joas (Humboldt-Universität Berlin)
  • Organisation: Stefanie Rüther
  • Location: mpilhlt

Behindert das (deutsche) Recht die zeithistorische Forschung?

Max Planck Lecture in Legal History and Legal Theory
  • Date: Jan 17, 2023
  • Time: 04:15 PM - 05:45 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Jan Thiessen (Humboldt-Universität Berlin)
  • Organisation: Stefanie Rüther
  • Location: mpilhlt
  • Room: Conference Room (Z01)
  • Host: Stefan Vogenauer (mpilhlt)

Violence and the law in the British empire

Max Planck Lecture in Legal History and Legal Theory
  • Date: Oct 26, 2022
  • Time: 04:15 PM - 05:45 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Lisa Ford
  • (UNSW Sydney)
  • Location: mpilhlt
  • Room: Z 01

Global Legal History: an Anthropological Approach

Max Planck Lecture in Legal History and Legal Theory
  • Please note that the date has changed!
  • Date: Jul 12, 2022
  • Time: 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Fernanda Pirie (University of Oxford)
  • Organisation: Stefanie Rüther
  • Location: mpilhlt
  • Room: Lecture hall

The Rule of Law in British America: Thinking with Indians While Comparing to Spaniards

Max Planck Lecture in Legal History and Legal Theory
  • Date: Jun 23, 2022
  • Time: 04:15 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Richard Ross (University of Illinois)
  • Organisation: Stefanie Rüther
  • Location: mpilhlt

From a Rights-Based to a Procedural Approach: Re-Contextualizing Intellectual Property Rights

Max Planck Lecture in Legal History and Legal Theory
  • Date: May 19, 2022
  • Time: 04:15 PM - 05:45 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Michael Grünberger (Universität Bayreuth)
  • Organisation: Stefanie Rüther
  • Location: mpilhlt

Behavioral Perspectives on Legal Theory

Max Planck Lecture in Legal History and Legal Theory
  • Please note that the start time has changed!
  • Date: May 3, 2022
  • Time: 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Anne van Aaken (Universität Hamburg)
  • Organisation: Stefanie Rüther
  • Location: video conference
  • Room: For the Login please contact ruether@lhlt.mpg.de
  • Contact: ruether@lhlt.mpg.de
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