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Liermann, Hans
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(Apr 23, 1893, Frankfurt am Main – Feb 22, 1976, Erlangen) was a Protestant historian of law, and lectured in state and canon law. After studies in Freiburg im Breisgau and Halle, and military service from 1914 to 1918, Liermann gained his Habilitation in Freiburg in 1926. Initially appointed associate professor in 1929, he held a chair in Erlangen from 1931 to 1961. In addition to numerous works on the history of law, Liermann exerted a formative influence particularly through his textbook on canon law of 1933. He summar…

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Link, Christoph, “Liermann, Hans”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 30 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_13028>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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