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Roman Law Codes and the Roman Legal Tradition

J Harries

in Beyond Dogmatics: Law and Society in the Roman World

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748627936
eISBN:
9780748651474
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627936.003.0025
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Roman legal history is framed by two codifications, the Twelve Tables, which limited its contents to initially ten and then twelve tablets, and the Corpus Iuris Civilis of Justinian, the compilers of ... More


Introduction: The Grey Goose

Garrett Barden and Tim Murphy

in Law and Justice in Community

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199592685
eISBN:
9780191595653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592685.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

The term ‘law’ is usually taken to refer to forms of what is typically called ‘state law’ or ‘positive law’, including constitutional law, enacted legislation, law arising from or associated with the ... More


Justinian's Digest: Character and Compilation

Tony Honoré

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199593309
eISBN:
9780191725166
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593309.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History, Comparative Law

This book is a study of the character and compilation of Justinian's Digest, the main volume of Justinian's Corpus Iuris Civilis (528–534 ad). This is often considered as one of the most influential ... More


Antonio Planas Rosselló & Rafael Ramis Barceló, La Facultad de Leyes y Cánones de la Universidad Luliana y Literaria de Mallorca, (Madrid: Carlos III-Dykinson, 2011), 186pp. ISBN: 9788499822365.

Manuel Martínez Neira

in History of Universities: Volume XXVII/2

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198709817
eISBN:
9780191804199
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780198709817.003.0012
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter presents ‘La Facultad de Leyes y Cánones de la Universidad Luliana y Literaria de Mallorca’, which offers an interesting supplement to the history of the University of Majorca. This ... More


How Tribonian Organized the Compilation of Justinian’s Digest 1

Tony Honoré

in Justinian's Digest: Character and Compilation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199593309
eISBN:
9780191725166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593309.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Legal History, Comparative Law

In 1970 the author of this book and Alan Rodger published an article on how Justinian's commissioners read books and excerpted texts for the Digest. It attracted controversy. They dealt with the ... More


Late Arrivals. The Appendix Reconsidered

Tony Honoré

in Justinian's Digest: Character and Compilation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199593309
eISBN:
9780191725166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593309.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Legal History, Comparative Law

The term Appendix refers to a group of writings that seemed to fall outside the three main groups of work, termed the Sabinian, edictal, and Papinian masses, detected by Bluhme in 1820. Like the ... More


Squares

Emanuele Lugli

in The Making of Measure and the Promise of Sameness

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226612492
eISBN:
9780226612522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226612522.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

“Squares” takes the reader to the historical core of the book. It sets its sights on the public appearance of measurement standards following Frederick I Barbarossa’s 1183 relinquishment of ... More


Introduction

Tony Honoré

in Justinian's Digest: Character and Compilation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199593309
eISBN:
9780191725166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593309.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History, Comparative Law

This introductory chapter sets out the purpose of the book, which is to assess the character of Justinian's Digest and to provide up-to-date information about its compilation. Given its importance in ... More


The Distribution of Authors and Works to the Committees

Tony Honoré

in Justinian's Digest: Character and Compilation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199593309
eISBN:
9780191725166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593309.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Legal History, Comparative Law

This chapter addresses a set of related problems about the compilation of Justinian's Digest. It shows that the distribution by Tribonian of authors and works to the three Digest masses, and the ... More


Editing the Digest

Tony Honoré

in Justinian's Digest: Character and Compilation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199593309
eISBN:
9780191725166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593309.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Legal History, Comparative Law

In 1973 the author of this book published an essay on the editing of the Digest titles. It aimed to quantify the extent to which in compiling the Digest the editors displaced texts that they received ... More


Some Digest Texts of Ulpian Attributed to Paul

Tony Honoré

in Justinian's Digest: Character and Compilation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199593309
eISBN:
9780191725166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593309.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Legal History, Comparative Law

This chapter is concerned with texts attributed in the Digest to Paul but which seem really to be texts of Ulpian. The reason for thinking that these texts are wrongly inscribed is mainly the ... More


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