MOUSOURAKIS George

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Name
MOUSOURAKIS George
Affiliation
Ritsumeikan University
Section
College of International Relations, Department of International Relations
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
JD (Juris Doctor)(University of Athens), Master of Jurisprudence (MJur)(University of Manchester), Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)(University of Edinburgh)
Other affiliation
Ritsumeikan University

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jan 1992
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Jun 1997
University of Auckland, New Zealand, Lecturer/Assistant Professor
 
Dec 1993
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Feb 1994
University of Arizona, USA, Visiting Research Fellow
 
Apr 1994
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May 1994
University of Trento, Italy, Visiting Professor
 
Sep 1994
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Jan 1995
Kobe-Gakuin University, Visiting Professor
 
Feb 1997
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Apr 1997
University of Tokyo, International Centre for Comparative Law and Politics, Research Fellow
 

Education

 
 
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May 1983
Department of Law, University of Athens
 
 
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Jul 1986
Graduate school of Law, University of Manchester
 
 
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Sep 1988
Sociology and Philosophy of Law, Graduate School of Law, Freie University, Berlin
 
 
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Mar 1989
Sociology of Law, Legal Theory, Graduate School of Law, European University Institute, Florence
 
 
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Nov 1991
Graduate School of Law, University of Edinburgh
 

Committee Memberships

 
Jan 1982
 - 
Jul 1984
Athens Bar Association  Athens Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
 
Jan 1987
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Dec 1991
University of Edinburgh  Centre for Criminology and the Social and Philosophical Study of Law
 
Jan 1992
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Dec 1994
University of Auckland  Indigenous Affairs Committee
 
Jan 1993
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Jun 1995
University of Auckland, School of Law  Law Library Committee
 
Jul 1997
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Jun 2000
University of Queensland  Editorial Board, The University of Queensland Law Journal
 

Awards & Honors

 
2014
Research and Study Fellowship, University Of Auckland
 
2013
Teaching Fellowship, University of Tsukuba, Graduate School of Social and International Studies
 
2011
Foreign Scholar Research Grant, University of Parma
 
2009
Teaching Fellowship, Osaka University
 
2008
International Legal Studies Programme Foreign Scholar Grant, University of Trier
 

Published Papers

 
Judicial Rule-Making and the Role of Equity in the English Common Law Tradition: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
Mousourakis George
Journal of Law and Politics   52(1) 1-47   2019
Restorative Justice: Perspectives on Contemporary Theoretical and Empirical Issues
Mousourakis George
Acta Juridica Hungarica - Hungarian Journal of Legal Studies   59(3) 243-259   2019
Legality, Constitutionalism and the Role of Judicial Review: A Comparative Approach
Mousourakis George
Festschrift for Professor Yamazaki, Kanagawa Law Journal   51(3) 1-36   2019
Responsibility, Blame and Criminal Liability: Rethinking the Grounds of Excusatory Defences in the Criminal Law
Mousourakis George
Philosophia, International Journal of Philosophy   20(1) 1-18   Jan 2019
Explaining Legal Development: A Jurisprudential and ComparativeLaw Approach
MOUSOURAKIS George
The Ritsumeikan Journal of International Studies   31(2) 79-99   2018

Books etc

 
Criminal Responsibility and Partial Excuses (new edn)
Routledge, London   Sep 2018   ISBN:1138613444
The Historical and Institutional Context of Roman Law (new edn)
Routledge, London and New York   Mar 2017   ISBN:978-0-7546-2108-9
“Towards a New Philosophy of International Law? A Perspective from Ronald Dworkin’s Theory of Justice”, in Current Problems in Legal Theory: Interactions of Law, Morality and Culture
Koyo Shobo, Kyoto   Jul 2016   
“Legal Responses to Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide: a Comparative Analysis”, in Kai K. (ed) Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide in Common Law, Civil Law and Benelux Countries
Keio University Press, Tokyo   Dec 2015   
Roman Law and the Origins of the Civil Law Tradition
Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg and New York   Jan 2015   ISBN:978-3-319-12267-0

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Wrongdoing, Culpability and the Role of Excuses: A Study in the Philosophy of Criminal Law
Justice, Dignity and the Rule of Law, The 11th East Asian Conference on Philosophy of Law, University of Hong Kong   13 Dec 2018   
Criminal Complicity and Derivative Liability
Themes in Comparative Criminal Law   12 Sep 2018   
Comparative Law and the Courts: a Common Law Perspective
Comparative Law and Judicial Practice   7 Sep 2018   
Comparative Law in New Zealand Legal Education (commentary)
The 20th Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law   26 Jul 2018   
The Impact of International Exchange on National Criminal Law: Recent Developments in Asia (commentary)
Workshop on Comparative Criminal Law   22 Jul 2018   

Teaching Experience

 

Works

 
Fundamentals of Roman Private Law
The Others   2018
A Legal History of Rome
The Others   2018
The Historical and Institutional Context of Roman Law
The Others   2018
Fundamentals of Roman Private Law
The Others   2018
“Legal Transplants and Legal Development: A Jurisprudential and Comparative Law Approach”, Acta Juridica Hungarica, 54 (3), 219-236.
The Others   2018 - 2018
Fundamentals of Roman Private Law
The Others   2018 - 2018
Fundamentals of Roman Private Law
The Others   2018 - 2018
"Transplanting legal models across culturally diverse societies: a comparative law perspective." Osaka University law review 57: 87-106.
The Others   2018 - 2018
"Body commodification and human organ transfer in the biotechnology age: Philosophical and ethico-legal perspectives." Journal of Law and Politics, (Niigata University, Japan), Vol. 43 (1), 45-65.
The Others   2018 - 2018
The Historical and Institutional Context of Roman Law
The Others   2018 - 2018
Roman Law and the Origins of the Civil Law Tradition
The Others   2018 - 2018
Roman Law and the Origins of the Civil Law Tradition
The Others   2018 - 2018
The Historical and Institutional Context of Roman Law
The Others   2018 - 2018
Roman Law and the Origins of the Civil Law Tradition
The Others   2018 - 2018
The Historical and Institutional Context of Roman Law
The Others   2018 - 2018
The Historical and Institutional Context of Roman Law
The Others   2018 - 2018
Fundamentals of Roman Private Law
The Others   2018 - 2018
The Historical and Institutional Context of Roman Law
The Others   2018 - 2018
"Transplanting legal models across culturally diverse societies: a comparative law perspective." Osaka University law review 57: 87-106.
The Others   2018 - 2018
Roman Law and the Origins of the Civil Law Tradition
The Others   2018 - 2018