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Roman Law an Historical Introduction

by Hans Julius Wolff

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constitution: government & the state,
  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • Government - Comparative,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7939252M
    ISBN 100806112964
    ISBN 109780806112961

      General Overviews. A number of informative introductory studies on Roman law are available. A good if dated account is Jolowicz A similar work, though more restricted in scope, is Wolff , which deals solely with the external history of Roman law. Tellegen-Couperus also provides a good account. Arguably the most readable and informative recent survey is that of . The Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls, Rome. (Wikimedia Commons) The longest and last written of Paul’s authentic epistles (written around 57 or 58 CE), the letter to the Romans is an exceptional text. Unlike his other writings, Paul’s letter to the Roman community lacks a particular occasion or .

    Chapter 1 - Introduction to the History and Character of South African Law and African Law. Chapter 2 - History of Roman Law. Chapter 3 - The Second Life of Roman Law. Chapter 4 - The Dutch Republic: Dutch Law. Chapter 5 - The History and Development of English Common Law. Chapter 6 - The History of European Law in South Africa. Explore our list of Greek & Roman Law Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Roman Law in European History. by Peter Stein. Hardcover $ See All Formats.

    Knowledge of Roman law, therefore, constitutes an essential component of a sound legal education as well as the education of the student of history. This book begins with a historical introduction, which traces the evolution of Roman law from the earliest period of Roman history up to and including Justinian's codification in the sixth century AD.   The thesis that this essay supports is that the Roman law and the roman state had a great impact on the development of the further legal regulations, codes and institutions all around Europe. The essay will be in a form of a timeline of the Roman History focusing on the development of the Roman law tradition.


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In this book an international authority on Roman legal history sets forth in clear, understandable English the institutions of Roman law and traces their development through the Byzantine Empire into medieval and modern Europe.

It is an indispensable study for every American lawyer and for anyone interesting in legal and political by: This legal history by Hans Julius Wolff remains one of the premier works regarding the development of ancient Roman law.

It begins by laying out a helpful historical distribution of power existing in the Roman Empire's leadership. It makes the book accessible for the curious layperson as well as the academic.5/5(4). One of the great and lasting influences on the course of Western culture, Roman law occupies a unique place in the history of the civilized world.

Originally the law of a small rural community, then of a powerful city-state, it became the law of an empire which embraced almost all of the known civilized world. The influence of Roman law extends into modern times and is reflected in the great Reviews: 1.

One of the great and lasting influences on the course of Western culture, Roman law occupies a unique place in the history of the civilized world. Originally the law of a small rural community, Roman Law an Historical Introduction book of a powerful city-state, it became the law of an empire which embraced almost all of the known civilized world/5.

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Roman Law. Author: Hans Julius Wolff ISBN: Genre: Political Science File Size: MB. Even now, Roman law in modified form is the law of the land in Scotland, and the civil code of Louisiana is directly based on Roman law.

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century onwards. Nicholas, in his book, An Introduction to Roman Law, noted that this phase of Roman law ‘gave to almost the whole of Europe a common stock of legal ideas, a common grammar of legal thought and, to a varying but considerable extent, a common mass of legal rules.’1File Size: KB.

A Historical Introduction to the Study of Roman Law ACLS Humanities E-Book: Authors: H. Jolowicz, Barry Nicholas, Honorary Bencher of the Inner Temple Dr H C Paris V Formerly Professor of Comparative Law at the Oxford University and Sometime Principal of Brasenose College Barry Nicholas: Publisher: CUP Archive, ISBN:   A Historical Introduction to the Study of Roman Law book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Jolowicz's classic work traces the dev 4/5. Roman Law: An Historical Introduction by Wolff, Hans Julius and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Find all the study resources for A Historical Introduction to the Study of Roman Law by H.

Jolowicz; Barry Nicholas. The author also hopes that his book will prove useful as an introductory text in courses in jurisprudence and on Roman law, and as supplementary reading in courses on ancient and medieval history\"--Preface.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" Preface -- Abbreviations and method of citation from sources -- 1.

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Jolowicz. A MANUAL OF THE PRINCIPLES OF ROMAN LAW RELATING TO PERSONS, PROPERTY, AND OBLIGATIONS, WITH A HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION FOR THE USE OF STUDENTS (PAPERBACK) Nabu Press, United States, Paperback. Book Condition: New. x mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.This is a reproduction of a book published before   A Historical Introduction to the Study of Roman Law by H.F.

Jolowicz,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Walton, Frederick Parker. Historical Introduction to the Roman Law. Originally published: Edinburgh, W. Green & Son, Limited, iii-vii new introduction, xvi, pp. With a new introduction by Michael H.

Hoeflich, John H. & John M. Kane Professor of Law, University of Kansas School of Law. Reprinted by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.

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Roman law, the law of ancient Rome from the time of the founding of the city in bce until the fall of the Western Empire in the 5th century remained in use in the Eastern, or Byzantine, Empire until As a legal system, Roman law has affected the development of law in most of Western civilization as well as in parts of the East.

Introduction. This unique publication offers a complete history of Roman law, from its early beginnings through to its resurgence in Europe where it was widely applied until the eighteenth century.

Besides a detailed overview of the sources of Roman law, the book also includes sections on private and criminal law and procedure, with special. This book sketches the history of Roman Private Law from the Twelve Tables to modern times, and sets out the elements of the system.

It does not attempt to summarize the whole law, but explains and evaluates its most characteristic and influential features.Buy Roman Law: An Historical Introduction by Hans Julius Wolff online at Alibris.

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