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JURIDICA INTERNATIONAL. LAW REVIEW.
UNIVERSITY OF TARTU (1632)

Ristikivi, Merike

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Articles in Juridica International

Articles in Juridica

  • Legal Vocabulary and Education, Acquisition of Specialised Vocabulary, Juridica Abstract, 2012, No. 3, pp. 215-220
  • Latin used in Juridica during 1993–2002, Juridica Abstract, 2003, No. 10, pp. 727–732

Job

  • Associate Professor of Legal History (Roman Law and Latin), University of Tartu

Education

  • PhD (Law), Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2010
  • Doctoral Student (Law), University of Tartu, 2006–2010
  • MA (Classical Philology), University of Tartu, 2006
  • B.A. (Classical Philology), University of Tartu, 1995

Career

  • Associate Professor of Legal History (Roman Law and Latin), Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2010-current
  • Lecturer of Legal History (Roman Law and Latin), Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2006-2009
  • Assistant, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Tartu, 1997–2006
  • Assistant, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 1995–1997
  • Teacher of Latin language, Ülenurme Gymnasium, 1993–1995

Main areas of research

  • Latin Legal Terminology, Legal Linguistics, Roman Law

Professional activity and membership

  • Member of the Association of Young Legal Historians
  • Member of the Society of Applied Linguistics in Estonia
  • Member of the Organising Committee of the Society of Morgenstern

Participation in scientific conferences and seminars

  • Presentation: Lateinische Begriffe in der estnischen Rechtssprache: Vorkommen, Bedeutungen und Einflüsse, International Max Planck Research School for Comparative Legal History, 27.05.2009, Max Planck-Institut für europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main.
  • Presentation: Latin Terms in Estonian Legal Journalism in 1920–1940: Rhetoric of Power Structures or Jurisprudence?, 15th European Forum of Young Legal Historians 2009 Inter-, Trans-, Supra-? Legal Relations and Power Structures in History, 01.–04.04.2009, Association of Young Legal Historians, European University Institute, Florence.
  • Presentation: Crossing Legal Cultures: Latin as the Common Legal Language in Multilingual Europe, 15th World Congress of AILA/International Association of Applied Linguistics – Multilingualism: Challenges and Opportunities, 24.–29.08.2008, Essen.
  • Presentation: Latin Terms as a Reflection of Terminological Turn“ REUNA Workshop 8 Europe Overseas: Civil and Common Law Receptions“, 12.–14.05.2008, University of Bergen.
  • Presentation: Latin Terms in Soviet and post-Soviet Estonian Legal Journals during the Transition Period as Expressions Crossing the Eastern and Western Legal Cultures, 07.–10.05.2008, European Forum of Young Legal Historians Turning Points and Breaklines, University of Pecs.
  • Presentation: Iurisconsulti grammaticis soluti sunt? REUNA Workshop 7 Legal History beyond the Edge of Europe, 02.–04.12.2007, University of Copenhagen.
  • Presentation: Latin Terminology in Legal Cultures of Modern Europe XIII European Forum of Young Legal Historians – Crossing Legal Cultures, 05.–08.09.2007, University of Seville.
  • Presentation: Comparative Analysis of Latin Lexis in Estonian Legal Journals during 20th Century. Max-Planck-Institut für Europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Sommerkurs 08.–13.07.2007, Frankfurt am Main.
  • Presentation: Homogeneity of Latin Legal Terms in Europe. International Research Meeting for Junior Applied Linguists, 24.–26.01.2007, University of Groningen.
  • Presentation: Latin Terms in Contemporary Legal Texts. International Conference on Forensic Linguistics, Computational Linguistics and Law: Law, Language and Society. 27.–29.09.2006, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan.
  • Presentation: Language of Roman Law. Seminar – Roman Law and Modernity: Contract, Tort and Responsibility in Roman and Modern Law, 25.–28.08.2006, University of Tartu.
  • Presentation: Latin: The Common Legal Language of Europe?. REUNA workshop 4 Nordic and Baltic Countries: Similar Traditions, Different Ways?, 27–29.10.2005, University of Tartu.
  • Presentation: Legal Philosophy and Dogmatics. Osteuropa-Seminar – Grundlagen des Rechts, 28.09.–08.10.2005, Max-Planck-Institut für europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Frankfurt am Main.

Studies abroad

  • International Max Planck Research School for Comparative Legal History, Frankfurt, April–September 2009
  • Konstanz University, October–December, 2008
  • Max-Planck-Institut für Europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Frankfurt, July, 2007
  • Konstanz University, October, 2006
  • Max-Planck-Institut für Europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Frankfurt, September-October, 2005
  • Göttingen University, June, 2004
  • Konstanz University, November, 2003
  • Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt University, June, 2003
  • Helsinki University, June 1998
  • Helsinki University, June 1996

Teaching practice

  • Latin legal terminology, 2008–current
  • Latin texts on the Philosophy of Law, 2006–current
  • Fontes iuris Romani (Sources of Roman Law), 2004–current
  • Latin for Lawyers, 2002–2008
  • Scripta Latina de historia atque philosophia iurisprudentiae (Latin texts on the History and Philosophy of Law), 2000–2003
  • Roman Private Law, 1997–2002
  • Latin Language, 1995–1997

Publications

  • M. Ristikivi. Latin Terms in Civil Law: Original Textbooks in Estonian versusTranslated Textbooks. – Estonian Papers in Applied Linguistics 5. Tallinn: Eesti Keele Sihtasutus, 2009, pp. 225–238.
  • M. Ristikivi. Latin Terms in Soviet and post-Soviet Estonian Legal Journals During the Transition Period as Expressions Crossing the Eastern and Western Legal Cultures. – 4th Yearbook of Young Legal Historians. München: Martin Meidenbauer Verlag, 2009, pp. 424–438.
  • M. Ristikivi. Accuracy of the Form and Content of Latin Legal Terms. – Estonian Papers in Applied Linguistics 4. Tallinn: Eesti Keele Sihtasutus, 2008, pp. 157–170.
  • M. Ristikivi. Polysemy and Synonymy of Latin Terms in Estonian Legal Language. – Estonian Papers in Applied Linguistics 3. Tallinn: Eesti Keele Sihtasutus, 2007, pp. 253–267.
  • M. Ristikivi. Язык римского права: теоретические принципы и методы преподавания в Тартуском Университете. La lingua del diritto romano: principi teoretici e metodi d’insegnamento nell’Università di Tartu. – Ius Antiquum, 2006/18 (2), pp. 211–216.
  • M. Ristikivi. Latin for Lawyers. 3rd Revised Edition. Tallinn: Juura, 2006. 236 p.
  • M. Ristikivi. Latin in Modern Legal Literature. – Annales of the Learned Estonian Society 2004–2005. Tartu, 2006, pp. 204–218.
  • M. Ristikivi. Latin Terms in Estonian Legal Language: Master’s Thesis. Supervisor: Prof. Anne Lill; University of Tartu; Faculty of Philosophy, Chair of Classical Philology. Tartu: University of Tartu, 2006. 125 p.
  • M. Ristikivi. The Homogeneity of Latin Terms in Europe. – Õiguskeel (Legal Language), 2005/4, pp. 14–19.
  • M. Ristikivi. Ignoratis terminis artis ignoratur et ars. I–II – Õiguskeel (Legal Language), 2005/2, pp. 27–36; 2005/3, pp. 36–40.
  • K. Adomeit, M. Ristikivi, H. Siimets-Gross. Latin-Estonian Legal Dictionary. Tallinn: Eesti Keele Sihtasutus, 2005. 263 p.
  • A. Lill, M. Kanter, M. Ristikivi. Studia Latina. Latin textbook for Students of the Humanities. 2nd Revised Edition. Tallinn: Eesti Keele Sihtasutus, 2004. 374 p.
  • M. Ristikivi. Latin for Lawyers. 2nd Revised Edition. Tallinn: Juura, 2003. 237 p.
  • M. Ristikivi. Latin in the Faculty of Law at Tartu University. – 200 Years of Classical Philology in Estonia. Duo saecula philologiae classicae in Estonia. Acta Societatis Morgensternianae 1. Tartu: Tartu University Press, 2003, pp. 162–169.
  • A. Lill, M. Kanter, M. Ristikivi. Studia Latina. Latin Textbook for Students of the Humanities. Tallinn: Eesti Keele Sihtasutus, 2002. 374 p.
  • L. Gross, R. Kleis, M. Ristikivi, Ü. Torpats et al. Latin-Estonian Dictionary. 2nd Revised Edition. Tallinn: Valgus, 2002. 1152. p.
  • M. Soodla. Latin for Lawyers. Tartu: Iuridicum Foundation, 2000. 234 p.
  • M. Soodla. Hugo Grotius – Miraculum Bataviae . – International Perspectives on English and American Language and Literature. Tallinn–Savannah, 1999.


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