The Resource Law and Justice from Antiquity to Enlightenment, (electronic resource)

Law and Justice from Antiquity to Enlightenment, (electronic resource)

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Law and Justice from Antiquity to Enlightenment
Title
Law and Justice from Antiquity to Enlightenment
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This concise intellectual history of the law offers an accessible introduction to the development of law from ancient Babylon to eighteenth-century Europe. Robert Shaffern examines a rich array of sources to illuminate ideas about law and justice in Western civilization. Designed specifically for undergraduates to the subject, this book will be invaluable for introductory courses on the history of law and jurisprudence
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digitized
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Shaffern, Robert W
Index
no index present
LC call number
K150 .S53 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Law
  • Law, Ancient
  • Law, Medieval
  • Law
  • Law, Ancient
  • Law, Medieval
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • Law
  • Law, Ancient
  • Law, Medieval
  • Recht
  • Recht
Label
Law and Justice from Antiquity to Enlightenment, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-219) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Abbreviations; Preface; Parte I Law in the Fertile Crescent and Ancient Greece; The Code of Hammurabi; Ancient Israel; The Spirit of the Biblical Law; The Decalogue; The Lex Talionis; Idolatry; Incest; Life and Death; Culture and Justice in Classical Athens; The Origins of Democratic Justice; The Athenian Practice of Justice; Parte II The Law of the Romans; Early Rome; The Twelve Tables; The Constitution of the Mature Roman Republic; The Imperial Republic; Cicero's Jurisprudence; The Establishment of the Principate
  • The Jurisprudence of the Classical EraLate Roman Law and the Christian Church; Part III The Laws of the Middle Ages; Germanic and Customary Law; The Carolingians; The Twelfth-Century ""Legal Revolution""; The Law of the Fief; The Law of the Medieval Catholic Church; Recurrent Issues in Canon Law; Marriage and Monastic Vows; Pope Innocent III and the Principle of Subsidiarity; The ""Wretched Poor""; Medieval Poor Law; The Theory of the Corporation; The Courts and Procedure of the Medieval Church; International Law; The Jurisprudence of St. Thomas Aquinas; English Common Law
  • Part IV The Early Modem EraThe Dissolution of Legal TIes of Dependence; The Dissolution of Latin Christendom; The Spanish Inquisition; The Protestant Reformation; The Jurisprudence of Hugo Grotius; Reform of Criminal Law; The Enlightenment; The Reforms of Cesare Beccaria; The Results of Enlightenment; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (248 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461638711
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)856869589
  • (OCoLC)ocn856869589
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Law and Justice from Antiquity to Enlightenment, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-219) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Abbreviations; Preface; Parte I Law in the Fertile Crescent and Ancient Greece; The Code of Hammurabi; Ancient Israel; The Spirit of the Biblical Law; The Decalogue; The Lex Talionis; Idolatry; Incest; Life and Death; Culture and Justice in Classical Athens; The Origins of Democratic Justice; The Athenian Practice of Justice; Parte II The Law of the Romans; Early Rome; The Twelve Tables; The Constitution of the Mature Roman Republic; The Imperial Republic; Cicero's Jurisprudence; The Establishment of the Principate
  • The Jurisprudence of the Classical EraLate Roman Law and the Christian Church; Part III The Laws of the Middle Ages; Germanic and Customary Law; The Carolingians; The Twelfth-Century ""Legal Revolution""; The Law of the Fief; The Law of the Medieval Catholic Church; Recurrent Issues in Canon Law; Marriage and Monastic Vows; Pope Innocent III and the Principle of Subsidiarity; The ""Wretched Poor""; Medieval Poor Law; The Theory of the Corporation; The Courts and Procedure of the Medieval Church; International Law; The Jurisprudence of St. Thomas Aquinas; English Common Law
  • Part IV The Early Modem EraThe Dissolution of Legal TIes of Dependence; The Dissolution of Latin Christendom; The Spanish Inquisition; The Protestant Reformation; The Jurisprudence of Hugo Grotius; Reform of Criminal Law; The Enlightenment; The Reforms of Cesare Beccaria; The Results of Enlightenment; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (248 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461638711
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)856869589
  • (OCoLC)ocn856869589
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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