Hand, Geoffrey Joseph Philip

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HAND, Geoffrey Joseph Philip

HAND, Geoffrey Joseph Philip. Irish, b. 1931. Genres: History, Law. Career: Emeritus Professor, 1992-, Barber Professor of Jurisprudence, 1980-92, University of Birmingham; Assistant Lecturer, University of Edinburgh, 1960-61; Lecturer, University of Southampton, 1961-65; Lecturer and Professor, University College, Dublin, 1965-76; Professor of Law, University Institute, Florence, 1976-80. Chairman, Arts Council of the Republic of Ireland, 1974-75; Chairman, Irish Manuscripts Commission, 1998-. Publications: English Law in Ireland, 1290-1324, 1967; (ed.) Report of the Irish Boundary Commission 1924, 1970; (ed. with Lord Cross of Chelsea) Radcliffe and Cross's English Legal System, 5th ed., 1971, 6th ed. (with D.J. Bentley), 1977; (with J. Georgel and C. Sasse) Handbook to the Electoral Systems of the Nine Member-States of the European Community, 1979; (co-author) The European Parliament: Towards a Uniform Procedure for Direct Elections, 1981; (with J. McBride) Droit sans Frontières, 1991.