With Introd. and Translation

Author: Gaius

Publisher: Arkose Press

ISBN: 9781344615402


Page: 716

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Author: Gaius,Justinian I (Emperor of the East),Thomas Lambert Mears

Publisher: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.

ISBN: 1584774401

Category: History

Page: 626

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Mears, T. Lambert, Translator. The Institutes of Gaius and Justinian, The Twelve Tables, and the CXVIIIth and CXXVIIth Novels, With Introductions and Translation. London: Stevens and Sons, 1882. lx, 626 pp. Reprint available August 2004 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN 1-58477-440-1. Cloth. $150. * With an extensive introduction. Mears arranged both Institutes in parallel columns to facilitate comparisons between them. Passages copied from Gaius are printed in italics. The two Novels, which deal with intestate succession, are included because they supplanted the part of Justinian's Institutes that deals with this subject. This compilation offers an excellent introduction to Roman law and its evolution from the first to sixth centuries, CE.
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Recht und Sprache, Rechtsfälle und Gerechtigkeit

Author: Antje Arnold,Walter Pape

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 3110612070

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 318

View: 2009

Ohne Schuld und Sühne, Belohnung und Strafe, ohne Verbrechen und Leidenschaft, Opfer und Täter kam die Literatur nie aus und die Literatur der Romantik ist wie die Zeit davor und danach durchzogen von Rechtsfällen. Im Zuge der Aufklärung wuchs das Interesse an Rechtsfällen sowie am Verbrecher und seinen Beweggründen. Doch wandelten sich das Rechtssystem und die Rechtsauffassung im Zeitalter der Romantik entscheidend. Vor allem durch die ‚Begründung der Historischen Rechtsschule‘ erhielt die Rechtswissenschaft eine neue Grundlage; der Code civil galt als Verletzung des nationalen Rechtsbewusstseins: „der eigentliche Sitz des Rechts [sei] das gemeinsame Bewußtseyn des Volkes", glaubte Savigny. Die Beiträge der Rechtshistoriker und Literaturwissenschaftler gehen den Fragen von Recht und Gerechtigkeit, Verbrechen und Strafe in rechtshistorischen Werken, in Literatur, Ästhetik und Sprache, aber auch in der Rechtspraxis nach: Die historische Rechtsschule, besonders Grimm, Puchta und Savigny, der Bedeutungswandel von Rechtswörtern, Achim von Arnim, Clemens und Bettina, Bonaventura, E.T.A. Hoffmann, die Grimmschen Märchen, A.W. Schlegels Shakespeare-Übersetzungen, Kleist, Eichendorff und Tieck sind die exemplarisch verhandelten Themen.
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Including the Contract of Bottomry

Author: Charles Farley Trenerry

Publisher: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.

ISBN: 1584779322

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 330

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The Ancient and Medieval Roots of Insurance This richly detailed history examines the: "(i) origin and development of the contract of Bottomry and Respondentia down to the 11th century A.D. (ii) the traces of methods of insurance other than life known to the Ancients (iii) The Question whether life assurance was known and practised by the Romans or their predecessors (iv) The history of the development of mediaeval insurance in the Low Countries from the family group system and of modern insurance therefrom" (1)." Originally submitted as a thesis to the University of London by the late Dr. C.F. Trenerry, whose intention it was to recast it for publication. Edited by Ethel L. Gover and Agnes S. Paul. CONTENTS Introduction and Summary PART I Origin and Development of Contract of Bottomry and Respondentia Down to the 11th Century A.D. CH. I The Origin and Development of the Contract of Bottomry CH. II The Origin of the Contract of Bottomry, Prior to 250 B.C. CH. III The Contract as Known to the Hindus CH. IV The Contract as Known to the Greeks CH. V The Contract as Known to the Romans PART II Traces of Methods of Insurance Other than Life Known to the Ancients CH. VI Marine Insurance (Other than Bottomry) Practised by the Romans CH. VII Contracts of Indemnity Used by the Romans PART III Whether Life Assurance was Known to the Ancients CH. VIII Life Assurance as Known to the Romans CH. IX Probability that the Romans Had Some Means by which Loss Arising through Death Might be Reduced or Nullified CH. X Allusions to Longevity, Mortality, Etc., by Early Writers CH. XI Sufficiency of the Knowledge of Mathematics and of Finance Possessed by the Romans During the Early Empire for the Calculations Required CH. XII Tables of Annuity Values Which Were Sanctioned by the Roman Law for Purposes of the Lex Falcidia CH. XIII Actuarial Knowledge Not Essential for Transaction of Life Assurance Business CH. XIV Manner of Making Contracts of Non-mutual Life Assurance and of Transacting the Legal Part of the Business CH. XV Nature and Essential Parts of a Contract of Life Assurance CH. XVI Societies Among the Greeks and Romans Which Provided Funds at Death or Members for Burial or Other Purposes, With or Without Other Benefits CH. XVII The Roman Civilian (I.E. Non-Military) Societies CH. XVIII The Roman Veterans' Societies CH. XIX The Roman Military Societies CH. XX Non-Mutual Contracts for Payment on Death of a Person or Persons as Known to the Romans CH. XXI Examination of Other Extracts from Roman Law which Deal with Contracts of a Similar Nature PART IV Development of Modern Insurance from the Family Group System as Exemplified in Belgium CH. XXII Derivation of Modern Insurance CH. XXIII Development of Communal Insurance from Family Group System CH. XXIV Non-Mutual Insurance Between 1227 and 1310 CH. XXV Marine Insurance CH. XXVI Life Assurance CH. XXVII Marine and Other Insurance in Other Countries APPENDICES BIBLIOGRAPHY"
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Author: Steven Vago,Steven E. Barkan

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1351762249

Category: Social Science

Page: 326

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In the 11th edition of Law and Society, Steven E. Barkan preserves Dr. Vago’s voice while making this classic text more accessible for today’s students. Each chapter now includes an outline, learning objectives, key terms, and chapter summaries. A new epilogue chapter examines law and inequality in the United States as it moves into the third decade of this century. The 11th edition reflects new developments in law and society literature as well as recent real-life events with legal relevance for the United States and other nations. Law and Society is for one-semester undergraduate courses in Law and Society, Sociology of Law, Introduction to Law, and a variety of criminal justice courses offered in departments of Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Political Science.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: American literature

Page: N.A

View: 7868

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Author: Rafael Brägger

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783428139262

Category: Actions and defenses (Roman law)

Page: 254

View: 4532

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A Translation of the 1667 Frankfurt Edition with Notes by Carmelo Massimo de Iuliis

Author: Gottfried Wilhelm Freiherr von Leibniz

Publisher: Talbot Publishing

ISBN: 9781616195472

Category: Law

Page: 218

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Preface / William E. Butler -- Introduction : Leibniz and legal science between topics and dogmatics -- Translations of the nova methodus -- Abbeviations and notice to the reader -- The new method for learning and teaching jurisprudence
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Author: Saint John Chrysostom,Rudolf Brändle

Publisher: N.A


Category: Sermons, Greek

Page: 316

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Author: Thomas Finkenauer

Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

ISBN: 9783161506017

Category: Law

Page: 460

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English summary: It is understood that a stipulation stands as a paradigm for an obligation. Certain contractual clauses, however, have assured the succession not only of the heirs, but even of successors to a single right of the creditor or the debtor. For the first time, Thomas Finkenauer demonstrates this break with the allegedly axiomatic dogma of the Roman law. German description: Die Stipulation gilt als Paradigma des schuldrechtlichen Vertrags. Mehrere Rechtsregeln schliessen die Einbeziehung dritter Personen aus. Jedoch kennen die Quellen mit der Erben- und der Nachfolgeklausel auch Vertrage mit Drittbezug. Wahrend sich mit der Erbenklausel allmahlich der Gedanke der Universalsukzession in das Versprechen durchsetzte, konnten die Parteien mit der Nachfolgeklausel sogar ihre Einzelrechtsnachfolger berechtigen und verpflichten und so Drittwirkung erzielen. Die romischen Juristen entschieden sich damit gegen die Anwendung starrer Rechtsregeln und fur die Bedurfnisse des Rechtsverkehrs. Die Erkenntnis dieses Bruchs mit einem scheinbar unumstosslichen Dogma ist der Romanistik aufgrund ubertriebener Textkritik bisher versperrt geblieben. Thomas Finkenauer stellt die Stipulation als Instrument privatautonomer Rechtsetzung von ausserordentlicher Flexibilitat vor.
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Author: Aristoteles,Georg Kaibel

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter


Category: Athens (Greece)

Page: 108

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This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.
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Ehe, Religion und Recht in der abendländischen Tradition

Author: John Witte

Publisher: Evangelische Verlagsanstalt

ISBN: 9783374026999


Page: 322

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Was ist die Ehe - Ruckgrat einer stabilen Gesellschaftsordnung oder Kernmodell patriarchalischer Herrschaftsstruktur? Die Vielfalt von Meinungen daruber ist verwirrend. John Witte untersucht das komplexe Zusammenspiel von Recht, Theologie und dem Konzept der Ehe im Abendland. Er verfolgt die christlichen Normen und die abendlandischen rechtlichen Prinzipien zur Ehe und zum Familienleben besonders in den letzten 500 Jahren. Dabei stellt der Autor den besonderen Beitrag eines jeden Modells - des sakramentalen-katholischen, des lutherischen, calvinistischen, anglikanischen und des aufklarerischen Ehekonzepts - zur Ehetradition des Abendlandes jenseits moralischer Kategorisierungen heraus.
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