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French Judicial Acceptance of European Law Supremacy

KAREN J. ALTER

in Establishing the Supremacy of European Law: The Making of an International Rule of Law in Europe

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199260997
eISBN:
9780191717505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199260997.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Private International Law

Among the original member states, French national courts had the hardest time embracing the European Court of Justice's (ECJ) supremacy doctrine. It took until 1989 for all three of France's supreme ... More


External Pressures on the Inside (II): The ECHR's ‘Fair Trial’ Jurisprudence

Mitchel De S.-O.-L'E. Lasser

in Judicial Transformations: The Rights Revolution in the Courts of Europe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199570775
eISBN:
9780191705557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570775.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This chapter presents a particularly startling example of European pressure being applied onto the inside of the French legal system: the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) forcing the French ... More


Women and Latin in Renaissance France

Jane Stevenson

in Women Latin Poets: Language, Gender, and Authority from Antiquity to the Eighteenth Century

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198185024
eISBN:
9780191714238
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198185024.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This chapter examines late medieval aristocratic French women's patronage of writing in the vernacular and of translation. It discusses Christine de Pizan and educated women in 15th-century France. ... More


‘The Subduing of a Pestilent Heresy’:1 Edward Coleman’s Letters

Peter Hinds

in ‘The Horrid Popish Plot’: Roger L’Estrange and the Circulation of Political Discourse in Late Seventeenth-Century London

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264430
eISBN:
9780191733994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264430.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter discusses Edward Coleman, who was the first man to be tried and executed based on the testimony of Oates, as well as a set of events and debates that were related to him. It considers ... More


1640–1670: The Transition from Shawm to Hautboy in France

Bruce Haynes

in The Eloquent Oboe: A History of the Hautboy from 1640 to 1760

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195337259
eISBN:
9780199864225
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337259.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The hautboy was a response by shawm players to new demands in the music of the mid-17th century. The process through which it was conceived was gradual, and it crystallized out of elements of several ... More


The Freedmen’s Bureau Exception: The Triumph of Due (Adversarial) Process and the Dawn of Jim Crow

Amalia D. Kessler

in Inventing American Exceptionalism: The Origins of American Adversarial Legal Culture, 1800-1877

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780300198072
eISBN:
9780300224849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300198072.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Chapter 6 examines the Freedmen’s Bureau courts as an exception to the otherwise prevailing failure of conciliation courts to take root in American soil. Created to integrate the newly freed ... More


Assessing the Causal Link

Duncan Fairgrieve

in State Liability in Tort: A Comparative Law Study

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199258055
eISBN:
9780191698507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199258055.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

This chapter aims to clarify the attitude of the French and English courts toward state liability in tort with a comparative survey of prevailing tests of causation in each jurisdiction. The English ... More


Assigning a Value to Valor

Christian Ayne Crouch

in Nobility Lost: French and Canadian Martial Cultures, Indians, and the End of New France

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452444
eISBN:
9780801470394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452444.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter details a confluence of events in 1757 that radically changed the composition of the royal council and the direction of the war in Europe and North America. These include the foiled ... More


Two Stars in One Firmament

Glenn Richardson

in The Field of Cloth of Gold

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780300148862
eISBN:
9780300160390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300148862.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter describes the preparations in England and France for Henry VIII's meeting with Francis I. Given the kind of status brinkmanship in which both sides were engaged, the atmosphere during ... More


Judicial Style

Eva Steiner

in French Law: A Comparative Approach

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198790884
eISBN:
9780191833342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198790884.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This chapter presents the manner in which French judicial decisions are currently drafted and structured. It examines to what extent French courts have followed the recommendations of the 1973 ... More


Burlesque Ballet, a Ballad and a Banquet in Ben Jonson's The Gypsies Metamorphos'd (1621)

Marie-claude Canova-green

in Dance Research: The Journal of the Society for Dance Research

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748635849
eISBN:
9780748671120
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635849.003.0006
Subject:
History, Social History

In summer 1621, George Villiers, then Marquess of Buckingham, invited the king and an exclusive circle of courtiers to inaugurate his newly restored countryside residence Burley-on-the-Hill in ... More


Variations sur la politique jurisprudentielle: Les juges ont-ils une âme?

Guy Canivet

in Tom Bingham and the Transformation of the Law: A Liber Amicorum

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199566181
eISBN:
9780191705458
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566181.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter looks at the reasoning of the French courts by French judges and the use of policy reasons and value judgments in their decisions.


From Tragicomedy to Epic: The Court Ballets of Desmarets de Saint-Sorlin

Jérôme de la Gorce

in Dance Research: The Journal of the Society for Dance Research

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748635849
eISBN:
9780748671120
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635849.003.0007
Subject:
History, Social History

Please Provide (as in Journal Copy) It was customary in the seventeenth century to assimilate court ballet with drama, as both art forms were seen to strive for a common aim: the imitation or ... More


The Duke of Parma's Great Adventure

Gregory Hanlon

in The Hero of Italy: Odoardo Farnese, Duke of Parma, his Soldiers, and his Subjects in the Thirty Years' War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199687244
eISBN:
9780191767043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687244.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Military History

Duke Odoardo resolved to join the war against Spain after the Duc de Rohan occupied the Valtellina and Marshal Créquy joined the duke of Savoy in Piedmont to commence hostilities. Parma's contingent ... More


The Use of Comparative Law before the French Administrative Law Courts: Or the Triumph of Castles over Pyramids

François Lichère and Roger Errera

in Courts and Comparative Law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198735335
eISBN:
9780191802096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735335.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the use of comparative law before the French administrative courts. It discusses how comparative law before administrative courts is encapsulated in three ways: it is either ... More


The Use of Comparative Law before the French Private Law Courts

Guy Canivet

in Courts and Comparative Law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198735335
eISBN:
9780191802096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735335.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter argues that the use of comparative law is essential to fulfil the Supreme Court’s role in a modern democracy. It uses the example of the French Cour de cassation, the Supreme Court on ... More


The Use of Comparative Law before the French Cour de Cassation: The View from Academia

Alexis Albarian

in Courts and Comparative Law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198735335
eISBN:
9780191802096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735335.003.0025
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter assesses the different degrees of the use of comparative law in the preparatory works of the Cour de cassation’s rulings. Resort to comparative law is also common in the perfection, ... More


Experimental Song-Writing in the Roman de Fauvel

Yolanda Plumley

in The Art of Grafted Song: Citation and Allusion in the Age of Machaut

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199915088
eISBN:
9780199369713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199915088.003.0004
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This examines different types of vernacular songs and lyrics in the celebrated interpolated Roman de Fauvel created by Chaillou de Pesstain and others at the royal court in Paris in the late 1310s. ... More


Performing Nonsense at Court: Watriquet de Couvin's Fastras

Yolanda Plumley

in The Art of Grafted Song: Citation and Allusion in the Age of Machaut

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199915088
eISBN:
9780199369713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199915088.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Part Two investigates performance contexts for citational lyrics and song in Paris and the north, and the influence of formalized lyric competitions staged by urban puys. It explores some little ... More


A Mathematical Turn

Richard Oosterhoff

in Making Mathematical Culture: University and Print in the Circle of Lefèvre d'Étaples

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198823520
eISBN:
9780191862151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198823520.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine, European Early Modern History

Lefèvre described his own mathematical turn as a kind of conversion. This chapter explains what motivated his turn to mathematics, considering the place of mathematics in fifteenth-century Paris in ... More


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