Thesis topic proposal
Csabáné Herger
Basic Institutions of Modern Family Law from the Codices of Natural Law to the 21th century


Institute: University of Pécs
Doctoral School of Law

Thesis supervisor: Csabáné Herger
Location of studies (in Hungarian): Department of Legal History
Abbreviation of location of studies: ÁJK

Description of the research topic:

The course submits the development of institutions of family law (Marriage, Marital Property Law. Cognatus. Patria Potestas. Status of Legitime and Illegitime Children etc.) in the European countries with comparative character. It deals with the questions of authority in marital legislation and law enforcement concerning the relationship between state and church. Finally, it reviews the social effect of the secular marriage law in the European legal culture and the legal institutions for the protection of marriage bond.

Number of students who can be accepted: 2

Deadline for application: 2020-06-19