Textbook on Roman law

  • 420 Pages
  • 1.20 MB
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  • English
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Oxford University Press , Oxford, New York
Roman
StatementAndrew Borkowski.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKJA147 .B67 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 420 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21599673M
ISBN 101854316427
ISBN 139781854316424

Borkowski's Textbook on Roman Law is the leading textbook in the field of Roman law, and has been written with undergraduate students firmly in mind. The book provides an accessible and highly engaging account of Roman private law and civil procedure, with coverage of all key topics, including the Roman legal system, and the law of persons, property, and by: Textbook on Roman Law - Google Books.

Within the space of a thousand years, Roman society transformed itself from an insignificant tribe on the Italian mainland struggling for territorial supremacy, to one of the most accomplished civilisations of the ancient world, whose Empire extended over the greater part of Western Europe, the Mediterranean and northern Africa.

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Hardbound.5/5(2). Borkowski's Textbook on Roman Law provides a thorough and engaging overview of Roman private law and civil procedure. It is the ideal course companion for undergraduate Roman law courses, combining clear, comprehensible language and a wide range of supportive learning features with the most important sources of Roman law.

Borkowski's Textbook on Roman Law has been written with undergraduate students firmly in mind. The book provides a clear and highly readable account of Roman private law and civil procedure, with coverage of all key topics, including the Roman legal system, and the law of persons, property, and obligations.

Borkowski's Textbook on Roman Law has been written with undergraduate students firmly in mind. The book provides a clear and highly readable account of Roman private law and civil procedure, with. Borkowski's Textbook on Roman Law has been written with undergraduate students firmly in mind.

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Lawson, Fellow of Brasenose College and Professor of Comparative Law in the University of Oxford, appeared in This was done at the suggestion of Lord McNair, who read the revised by: Borkowski's Textbook on Roman Law is the leading Textbook on Roman law book in the field of Roman law, and has been written with undergraduate students firmly in mind.

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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.

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.

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(ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). "Textbook on Roman Law provides students with a lucid and readable exposition of Roman private law and civil procedure. Beginning with a historical sketch of Rome and the key landmarks in Roman history, Borkowsky & Du Plessis then outline the basic structure of the Roman legal system with particular reference to civil courts and civil procedure.

* W. Buckland, A Textbook of Roman Law from Augustus to Justinian, Cambridge: University Press, * Fritz Schulz, History of Roman Legal Science, Oxford: Clarendon Press, * Peter Stein, Roman Law in European History.

Cambridge Univer. Du Plessis: Borkowski's Textbook on Roman Law 5e. Resources Multiple choice questions. Self-test multiple choice questions covering each chapter of the textbook.

Timeline. A comprehensive timeline supplementing the list of dates in the book. Biographies. Short biographies of key figures.

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Glossary. A glossary of Latin terms used in the book. Borkowski's Textbook on Roman Law (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Borkowski's Textbook on Roman Law. Author. du Plessis, Paul. Publisher. Oxford University Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization.

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. Roman Law, since its earliest days of the XII Tables, to the Justinian code over one thousand years later, is arguably the most influential body of law ever developed, remaining at the core of European legal systems until the end of the eighteenth century and informing the civil law and (to a lesser extent) the common law to this day.

The first edition of Peter Buckland's classic textbook on. A Text-Book of Roman Law - Volume 1 Issue 2 - F. de Zulueta. We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xix, pages ; 25 cm: Contents: I.

Introduction. The claims of Roman law The Roman Constitution and the Roman Empire The sources of law Classification of law law. A text-book of Roman law from Augustus to Justinian by Buckland, W. (William Warwick), Publication date Topics Roman law Publisher Cambridge, University Press Collection Internet Archive Books.

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Besides a detailed overview of the sources of Roman law, the book also includes sections on private and criminalBrand: Springer International Publishing. studied in the universities of Northern Italy.

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