Thesis topic proposal
Miklós Szabó
Tradition and innovation of theoretical foundation of law


Institute: University of Miskolc
Ferenc Deak Doctoral School of Law

Thesis supervisor: Miklós Szabó
Location of studies (in Hungarian): Miskolci Egyetem ÁJK
Abbreviation of location of studies: ÁJK

Description of the research topic:

Legal dogmatics (Doctrinal study of law): History and perspectives of dogmatics of law; fundamental problems of dogmatics of law; instruments of dogmatics of law; inference, justification and argumentation in questions of law; justification and argumentation in questions of fact.
Law and logics: Theory of logics; history and systems of logics; main concepts and operations of classical logic; deviant systems of logics; legal logic – law and logic.
Law and language: Linguistics and philosophy of language; linguistic dimension of law; language use in legal procedures; speech acts in law; legal concepts; questions of legal semiotics; legal language as technical language.
Theory of law: History of political and legal thought; theoretical and practical philosophical foundation of law; perspectives of theories of law; analytical jurisprudence; substantive theories of law; institutional theories of law; critical legal studies.

The clarification of the topic will be concluded according to the research plan discussed by the applicants and supervisors.

Number of students who can be accepted: 2

Deadline for application: 2022-12-30

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