2 edition of European legal systems found in the catalog.
European legal systems
by Parker School of Foreign and Comparative Law, Columbia University in New York
Written in English
|Contributions||Parker School of Foreign and Comparative Law.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 413 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||413|
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In Medieval England, judges retained greater power than their continental counterparts and began to develop a body of ally civil law was one common legal system in much of Europe.
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EU legal materials consist chiefly of the Treaties, which are negotiated at intergovernmental conferences and ratified by each member Author: Margaret Watson. European law, laws and legal traditions that are either shared by or characteristic of the countries of y speaking, European law can refer to the historical, institutional, and intellectual elements that European legal systems tend to have in common; in this sense it is more or less equivalent to Western law.
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ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: Previous edition: / editor: Michael Doherty. Includes index. Description: xxvi, pages ; 25 cm. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previous edition: Includes index. Description: xxvi, pages ; 25 cm. Between the twelfth and eighteenth centuries, a highly sophisticated legal science of a truly European dimension was developed.
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More precisely it compares the origins of such systems as both the ancient foundations inherited from the past and the founding principles of modern systems today.The LLB (Hons) in Law with European Legal Systems offers an exciting opportunity to combine a qualifying law degree with a broader educational and cultural experience through a year studying at another European law faculty.
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