Tamas Gyorfi

Professor

    Accepting PhD Students

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    constitutional law, constitutional theory, legal theory

    • 11 Citations
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    Personal profile

    Research Interests:

    Dr Gyorfi's main teaching and research interests are in Legal Theory and Comparative Constitutional Law. He has published two books in Hungarian in these fields. (The Political Character of Judicial Review, 2001; The Perspectives of Contemporary Legal Positivism, 2006).

    He is interested in supervising research students working in the following areas: Legal Theory (especially legal reasoning and the normativity of law), Public Law, Comparative Constitutional Law (especially constitutional judicial review, popular sovereignty), Human Rights (especially freedom of religion).

    His current research revolves around the justification of constitutional judicial review, constitutional interpretation and the "juridification" of human rights protection. He is particularly interested in the theoretical issues raised by the weak form of judicial review.   

     

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    Research Output

    The legitimacy of the European human rights regime: a view from the United Kingdom

    Győrfi, T., Mar 2019, In : Global Constitutionalism. 8, 1, p. 123-156 34 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  • 1 Citation (Scopus)
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    Is There a Fundamental Tension at the Heart of the Human Rights Act?

    Gyorfi, T., 16 Jun 2017, In : SSRN. p. 1-5 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • The Debate About the Justification of Constitutional Review: Six Theses

    Gyorfi, T., 15 Jun 2017, In : SSRN Electronic Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  • The Supreme Court (House of Lords) of the United Kingdom

    Győrfi, T., Apr 2017, Comparative Constitutional Reasoning. Jakab, A., Dyevre, A. & Itzcovich, G. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 679-722 43 p. 17

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    Why Is the Equal Merit Principle (Almost) Straightforwardly Wrong?

    Győrfi, T., Nov 2017, In : Modern Law Review. 80, 6, p. 1052-1072 20 p.

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    Activities

    • 2 Invited talk
    • 1 Attending/organising a Conference

    Constitutionalism and Disagreement

    Tamas Gyorfi (Speaker)

    9 May 201910 May 2019

    Activity: Attending or organising an eventAttending/organising a Conference

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    Judicial diversity - why is the rate of progress so slow?

    Tamas Gyorfi (Speaker)

    15 Nov 2017

    Activity: Talk, presentation, public lecture, public engagement, outreach and knowledge exchangeInvited talk

    Is Weak Judicial Review a Viable Alternative in Europe?

    Tamas Gyorfi (Speaker)

    6 Jul 2017

    Activity: Talk, presentation, public lecture, public engagement, outreach and knowledge exchangeInvited talk

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