Completed book-projects:

Published Mar. 4, 2014 11:40 AM

The project seeks to identify the Constitution's relationship with Norwegian and European experience of various forms of fracture and discontinuity in the normal functions of constitutions.

Published Mar. 3, 2014 4:25 PM

Did a constitution based on the universal principles of the rule of law and freedom of speech also demand a revision of current legislation? Were there universally recognized norms which ought to be enshrined in a new legal codification?

Published Mar. 3, 2014 3:34 PM

This project studies the scholarship and activities of the jurist Johan Frederik Wilhelm Schlegel (1765-1835). Schlegel has long been neglected in constitutional history, but as is proven in recent research, he was a key idea monger and promoter of the intellectual processes of the period up until 1814, see Mestad (2008) and Michalsen (2010).

Published Feb. 28, 2014 5:49 PM

This project examines the relationship between the Constitution and the question of political competence of the state's citizens.

Published Feb. 28, 2014 5:30 PM

The goal of this project has been to investigate the relationship between the historical and textual basis for the Constitution and the recent developments in constitutional law.