Thomas Olechowski

Associate Professor at the Department for Legal and Constitutional History of the University of Vienna and Head of its Legal Source Research Center

Chairman of the Commission for Austrian Legal History of the Austrian Academy of Sciences

Director of the Federal Foundation "Hans Kelsen Institut"


 

News

Recent Articles for Austrian Newspapers

Wahlanfechtung: Erstaunliche Parallelen zu 1927
Article for the newspaper "Die Presse", July 6, 2016, concerning the decision of the Austrian Constitutional Court on the presidential elections of 2016, comparing with a similar decision of the same court from 1927.

 

 

Gewaltenbalance und Demokratie in Österreich
Article for the newspaper "Die Presse", May 20, 2016, concerning the possible consequences of the presidential electios of 2016


 

 

Recently published

 

Lehrbuch4AuflThomas Olechowski, Rechtsgeschichte. Einführung in die historischen Grundlagen des Rechts, 4th edition, vienna: facultas 2016

Manual4AuflWorking Group Legal History (editor): Rechts- und Verfassungsgeschichte, 4th edition, vienna: facultas 2016 (note: the working group consists on Gerald Kohl, Christian Neschwara, Ilse Reiter-Zatloukal, Martin Schennach and me)

Restawi CoverThomas Olechowski, Tamara Ehs, Kamila Staudigl-Ciechowicz:
Die Wiener Rechts- und Staatswissenschaftliche Fakultät 1918-1938
(= Schriften des Archivs der Universität Wien 20), Göttingen: v&r unipress 2014
837 pages. ISBN 978-3-89971-985-7 (open access)

 

HKI38 Clemens Jabloner, Thomas Olechowski, Klaus Zeleny (editors), Das internationale Wirken Hans Kelsens (= Schriftenreihe des Hans Kelsen-Instituts 38)
Wien: Manz 2016. XII+203 pages (open access)