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Enlightenment, Legal Education, and Critique: Selected Essays on the History of Scots Law, Volume 2

John W. Cairns

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780748682133
eISBN:
9781474415972
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748682133.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This is the second volume in a collection of the most influential essays on legal history from the career of Professor John W. Cairns. The book deals with broad themes in legal history, such as the ... More


Custom, Combat, and the Comparative Study of Laws: Montesquieu Revisited

Malcolm Vale

in Legalism: Anthropology and History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199664269
eISBN:
9780191744686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664269.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the work of the Baron de Montesquieu, the great eighteenth-century legal thinker (1689–1755). It is concerned with questions such as how and why he came to write what he did, ... More


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