Kelsen

/ˈkɛlsən/ (say 'kelsuhn)

noun
Hans, 1881–1973, Czech-born jurist and legal philosopher who established the principle of a separate constitutional court with sole responsibility for constitutional disputes.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • KELSEN (H.) — KELSEN HANS (1881 1973) Juriste et théoricien de la science du droit, né à Prague, mort à Berkeley (États Unis). En 1911, Hans Kelsen est privatdocent, puis, de 1919 à 1929, professeur de droit public à Vienne; il enseigne ensuite à Cologne (1930 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Kelsen — steht für: Kelsen, ein Ortsteil von Merzkirchen in Rheinland Pfalz (siehe dort) Hans Kelsen (1881–1973), Rechtswissenschaftler Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter B …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kelsen — Kelsen, Hans …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Kelsen — Hans Kelsen Hans Kelsen, né le 11 octobre 1881 à Prague sous l Empire Austro Hongrois, décédé le 19 avril 1973 à Orinda en Californie, est un juriste austro américain, fils d une famille juive de Bohème et de Galicie. Dans le… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kelsen — Kẹlsen,   Hans, österreichisch amerikanischer Jurist, * Prag 11. 10. 1881, ✝ Berkeley (Calif.) 19. 4. 1973; 1919 29 Professor (für Staats , Verwaltungs , Völkerrecht und Rechtsphilosophie) in Wien, 1930 in Köln; 1933 Emigration und anschließend… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • KELSEN, HANS — (1881–1973), jurist, whose pure theory of law made him one of the most famous legal theoreticians of the 20th century. Born in Prague, Kelsen was taken to Vienna when he was 14. He studied at the universities of Vienna, Heidelberg, and Berlin,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Kelsen (Merzkirchen) — Wappen Deutschlandkarte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kelsen, Hans — ▪ American scholar born Oct. 11, 1881, Prague, Bohemia, Austria Hungary [now in Czech Republic] died April 20, 1973, Berkeley, Calif., U.S.       Austrian American legal philosopher, teacher, jurist, and writer on international law, who… …   Universalium

  • Kelsen, Hans — (1881–1973)    Kelsen, who came from Prague, was the architect of the constitution of the First Austrian Republic, issued in 1920. Widely known as a professor of constitutional and administrative law, he was also a philosopher and a practicing… …   Historical dictionary of Austria

  • Kelsen, Hans — (1881–1973) Austrian jurist and philosopher of law. Kelsen is known for the most rigorous development of a ‘positivist’ theory of law, i.e. one that rigorously excludes from its analysis any ethical, political, or historical considerations, and… …   Philosophy dictionary

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