CONTRIBUTOR:

Geoffrey MacCormack

AFFILIATION:

TITLE:

Emeritus Professor of Jurisprudence

DEPARTMENT:

School of Law

INSTITUTION:

University of Aberdeen

BIOGRAPHY:

"Geoffrey MacCormack was a student at the Universities of Sydney and Oxford, subsequently teaching in those Universities and the University of Glasgow before moving to the Universioty of Aberdeen in 1968 to teach Roman Law. There he held the Chair of Jurispridence from 1971 until retirement in 1996, beginning in 1981 the study of traditional Chinese law. He has published two books on the traditional law, ""Traditional Chinese Penal Law"" (1990, reprinted with supplementary bibliography 2013) and ""The Spirit of Traditional Chinese Law"" (1996), as well as numerous articles. "