Francisco Puy Muñoz


Category: Professor and writer
Birth Date: 12th January 1936
Birth Place: Cambil (Jaén)
Telephone: 981 502318
 Curriculum

He took a degree (1958)and a doctor's degree (1961) in Law. He worked as an assistant lecturer of Law Philosophy at Granada University, Professor at Santiago de Compostela University 81966), guest Professor at Toulousse, Coimbra, Prerugia, Braga and Havana Universities as well as the Catholic University of Chile and the Open University. He is a foundation member of 'Alfredo Brañas' Foundation and has been the president since 1990. He directed Edición do Centenario das Obras Completas de Alfredo Brañas (two volumes) and Colección Brañiana de novos estudios sobre Brañas, a collection of texts for the centenary of his birth (14 volumes until July 2000).

 Work & Activities

He published the folowing books El derecho y el estado en Nietzsche (1966), El derecho hispánico (1973), La Filosofía del Derecho en la Universidad de Santiago (1975), Derechos Humanos (1983), Tópica Jurídica (1984), Historia da Xurisprudencia Galega (9 volumes), Alfredo Brañas filósofo do dereito (Santiago de Compostela, FAB, 1998),... These area some of his most important articles: ?La logique juridique en Espagne et en Amerique Latine? (Toulousse, 1967), ?Derecho y tradición en el modelo foral hispánico? (Madrid, 1974), ?Por una jurisprudencia iberoamericana? (Madrid, 1988), ?Portugal na conciencia galega? (Santiago de Compostela, 1990), ?América en la conciencia gallega ante el V Centenario? (Madrid, 1991), ?Relictio de Indis olim inventis? (Huelva, 1995),...

 Other Interesting Aspects

Nowadays, he directs a research programme (1999-2002) at Santiago University about Philosophy History of Spanish Law, especially dedicated to Galician Jurisprudence, Manual de Teoría do Dereito (1999) and Manual de Filosofía do Dereito (2000), ?Colex? Publications, Madrid.