Nokkala, Ere


Post doctoral researcher
University of Helsinki
Department of Philosophy, History, Culture and Art Studies
P.O. Box 59
Unioninkatu 38 A
FI-00014 University of Helsinki


Research interests
German and Swedish intellectual history in the eighteenth century, cameralism

Selected bibliography concerning Natural law

  • Books

From Natural Law to Political Economy: J. H. G. von Justi on State, Commerce and International Order (in the series: Geschichte, vol. 158) (Vienna: LIT Verlag, 2019), 256 p.

  • Articles

"The Development of the Law of Nations: Wolff and Vattel” in Peter Schröder (ed.), Concepts and Contexts of Vattel’s Political and Legal Thought (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021), p. 64–83.

“From Fatherly Government to an Economic State: Late Cameralists on Natural Rights, Freedom, and Pursuit of Happiness” in History of Political Economy 53/3 (2021), p. 479–495.

”Passion as the Foundation of Natural Law in the German Enlightenment: Johann Jacob Schmauss and J.H.G. von Justi”, in European Review of History: Revue européenne d’histoire, Vol. 17 (2010), Number 1, pp. 113–123.