Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 May 2017

224 Pages


ISBN: 9780198798965

Bookseller Code (AJ)

Public Law in Germany

A Historical Introduction from the 16th to the 21st Century

Goethe University of Frankfurt Michael Stolleis
Thomas Dunlap

  • The first translation into English of this major work of German legal scholarship, considered the standard text in the field
  • Offers insight into the development of German public law, its hierarchies, structures, and terminology, from the medieval period onwards
  • Links the dramatic history of post-WWI politics, the Weimar Republic, the Nazi-Regime, and the post-WWII settlement to developments in the academic literature on public law