PRIVATE LAW DEVELOPMENT IN CONTEXT
German Private Law and Scholarship in the 20th Century
S. Grundmann, K. Riesenhuber (eds.)
Cambridge: 2018, Intersentia – ISBN 9781780683928
This book compiles and puts into perspective portraits of 37 professors of private law from Germany, Austria and Switzerland who completed the core of their academic oeuvre in the 20th century. The individual portraits of the life and work of each professor are written by one of their former ‘Schüler’ and taken together show the thread of the intellectual history of legal thinking in 20th century German private law.