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The Oxford handbook of Roman law and society / edited by Paul J. du Plessis, Clifford Ando, and Kaius Tuori.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Description:
1 online resource.
Series:
Oxford handbooks online. [More in this series]
Summary note:
This handbook surveys the landscape of contemporary research and charts principal directions of future inquiry. More than a history of doctrine or an account of jurisprudence, it brings to bear upon Roman legal study the full range of intellectual resources of contemporary legal history, from comparison to popular constitutionalism, from international private law to law and society.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Target audience:
Specialized.
Source of description:
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on October 31, 2016).
Contents:
Roman Law, Markets and Market Prices / Luuk de Ligt -- A Word from the Editors / Paul J. du Plessis, Clifford Ando, Kaius Tuori -- Framing “Law and Society” in the Roman World / Janne Pölönen -- More than Codes / Dario Mantovani -- Epigraphy / Tommaso Begio -- Juristic Papyrology and Roman Law / José Luis Alonso Rodríguez -- Roman Law and Latin Literature / Michèle Lowrie -- SPQR: Institutions and Popular Participation in the Roman Republic / Francisco Pina Polo -- The Emperor, the Law and Imperial Administration / Werner Eck -- Provincial Administration / John Richardson -- Local Administration / Saskia T. Roselaar -- Collegia and their Impact on the Constitutional Structure of the Roman State / Jonathan S. Perry -- Legal Education and Training of Lawyers / Jill Harries -- Lawyers in Administration / Michael Peachin -- Legal Writing and Legal Reasoning / Ulrike Babusiaux -- Greek Philosophy and Classical Roman Law / Jacob Giltaij -- Rhetoric and Roman Law / Agnieszka Kacprzak -- Magistrates who Made and Applied the Law / Frederik Vervaet -- Roman Courts and Private Arbitration / Leanne Bablitz -- Republican Civil Procedure / Ernest Metzger -- Imperial Cognitio Process / Thomas Rüfner -- Evidence and Argument / Elizabeth A. Meyer -- Legal Pluralism in Practice / Clifford Ando -- Police Functions and Public Order / Christina Fuhrmann -- Public and Private Criminal Law / Andrew Riggsby -- Crimes against the Individual / Ari Z. Bryen -- Crimes Against the State / Callie Williamson -- Social Status, Legal Status and Legal Privilege / Tristan S. Taylor -- Legally Marginalised Groups - The Empire / Tristan S. Taylor -- Repression, Resistance and Rebellion / Benjamin Kelly -- Slavery / Richard Gamauf -- Manumission / Henrik Mouritsen -- Women and Patriarchy in Roman Law / Matthew J. Perry -- Defining Gender / Eva Cantarella -- Women as Legal Actors / Verena Halbwachs -- Family / Suzanne Dixon -- Husband and Wife / Jakub Urbanik -- Child and Parent in Roman Law / Ville Vuolanto -- Inheritance / Eva Jakab -- The Economic Structure of Roman Property Law / Richard A. Epstein -- Ownership and Power in Roman Law / Luigi Capogrossi Colognesi -- Possession in Roman Law / Christian Baldus -- Possession and Provincial Practice / Andrea Jördens -- Obligatio in Roman Law and Society / David Ibbetson -- Contracts, Commerce and Roman Society / Roberto Fiori -- Price Setting and Other Attempts to Control the Economy / Egbert Koops -- The Scope and Function of Civil Wrongs in Roman Society / Floriana Cursi -- Law, Business Ventures and Trade / J. J. Aubert -- Urban Landlords and Tenants / Paul J. du Plessis -- Tenure of Land and Agricultural Regulation / Dennis P. Kehoe.
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Other title(s):
  • Handbook of Roman law and society
  • Roman law and society
ISBN:
9780191795466 (ebook) :
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