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Roman law, Scots law and legal history : selected essays

Roman law, Scots law and legal history : selected essays

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Scotland > History > Particular aspects > Influence of foreign law

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): William M. Gordon
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2007
  • Publication Type (Medium): Aufsatzsammlung, History
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Series title: Edinburgh studies in law, v. 4.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/roman-law-scots-law-and-legal-history-selected-essays/ (Stable identifier)

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XI, 398 pages ; 25 cm.

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Useful for students learning an area of law, Roman law, Scots law and legal history : selected essays is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: University Press
  • Responsable Person: William M. Gordon.
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Copyright Date: 2007
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 7 editions
  • First edition Date: 2007
  • Last edition Date: 2013
  • General Notes: Selection of articles and essays published by the author throughout his career in legal academics.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDC315
  • Dewey Code: 349.411
  • ISBN: 9780748625161 074862516X
  • OCLC: 154711300

Main Contents

ROMAN LAW
Constitutum Possessorium
Acquisition of ownership by traditio and acquisition of possession
Dating the Lex Aquilia
The Actio de Posito reconsidered
Agency and Roman law
Observations on Depositum Irregulare
The importance of the iusta causa of traditio
ROMAN LAW AND SCOTS LAW
Roman and Scots law: the Conditiones si sine Liberis Decesserit
The interpretation of C 8.55.8
Cinus and Pierre de Belleperche
Roman law in a nineteenth-century Scottish case: Gowans v Christie
Servitudes. Scots law and Roman law
Roman quasi-delicts and Scots law
Risk in sale: from Roman to Scots law
SCOTTISH LEGAL HISTORY
The right of women to graduate in medicine: Scottish judicial attitudes in the nineteenth Century
Property and succession rights
George Joseph Bell-Law Commissioner
Variation and discharge of land obligations
Stair, Grotius and the sources of Stair s Institutions
The acts of the Scottish Lords of Council in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries: records and reports
Balfour's Registrum
ROMAN LAW INFLUENCE
Scotland and France. the legal connection
A comparison of the influence of Roman law in England and Scotland
The civil law in Scotland
GENERAL INTEREST
Scotland as a mixed jurisdiction
European legal history and the Europeanisation of law
Legal tradition, with particular reference to Roman law.

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