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UK Fellow, Law, Medieval Studies, elected in 2016

Professor John Hudson FBA

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About this Fellow

Medieval legal history; medieval historical writing; nineteenth-century scholarship on legal history, especially the work of F W Maitland

Website: https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/history/staff/johnhudson.html

Appointments

Current post

  • Bishop Wardlaw Professor of Legal History, University of St Andrews

Other Law Fellows

Professor James Gordley

The historical development of the civil law and its influence on the common law; the reappraisal of modern private law through the use of comparative and historical methods

Professor Chris Carey

Early Greek poetry, Greek drama, oratory & historiography of the classical period, ancient Greek law.

Professor Jeremy Waldron

Legal & political theory, both historical & modern, including theories of human rights, the rule of law, property, historic injustice, cosmopolitanism, democracy & unconditional structure, as well as torture & other security issues.