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The emperor of law : the emergence of Roman Imperial adjudication / Kaius Tuori.

Author:
Tuori, Kaius [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Εdition:
First edition.
Description:
1 online resource : illustrations (black and white).
Series:
Oxford studies in Roman society and law. [More in this series]
Summary note:
'The Emperor of Law' explores how the Roman emperor came to assume the mantle of supreme legal authority in the Empire. It offers a fundamental reinterpretation of the advent of imperial supremacy in law based on an analysis of the gradual expansion and elaboration of the emperor's adjudication and jurisdiction through historical narratives.
Notes:
This edition previously issued in print: 2016.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Target audience:
Specialized.
Source of description:
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on November 9, 2016).
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Oxford scholarship online.
ISBN:
9780191805745 (ebook) :
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