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Legal history : law and social change

Legal history : law and social change

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Frederick G. Kempin
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): New Jersey
  • Publication Information: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, ©1963
  • Publication Type (Medium): History
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Foundations of law in a business society series.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/legal-history-law-and-social-change/ (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Online version: Kempin, Frederick G. Legal history. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, ©1963 (OCoLC)654468536

Short Description

X, 117 pages ; 23 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Legal history : law and social change is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Prentice-Hall
  • Responsable Person: Frederick G. Kempin, Jr.
  • Publication Date: 1963
  • Copyright Date: 1963
  • Location: Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
  • Country/State: New Jersey
  • Number of Editions: 11 editions
  • First edition Date: 1959
  • Last edition Date: 1963
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD671
  • Dewey Code: 340.0942
  • OCLC: 1061378

Main Contents

Part I: The background of the common law
What legal history is about
The courts
The jury
The bench and bar
Part II: Sources of law
Custom and cases
Legislation and codification
Doctrinal writings
Part III: The common law in action
Real property
Torts
Contracts
Part IV: The common law codified
The law and commerce–action and reaction
Negotiable instruments
Business organizations.

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