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The Americanization of EU Law Scholarship

Anthony Arnull

in Continuity and Change in EU Law: Essays in Honour of Sir Francis Jacobs

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199219032
eISBN:
9780191711862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199219032.003.0024
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter examines contextual and critical scholarship on EU law. It argues that the Union's diversity and current state of development perhaps make it unlikely that EU law scholarship will travel ... More


Lecture One—The End of an Era: Transformation of Scholarship in Roman Law

REINHARD ZIMMERMANN

in Roman Law, Contemporary Law, European Law: The Civilian Tradition Today

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198299134
eISBN:
9780191708046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299134.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This lecture shows how legal history lost touch with modern legal doctrine in 19th-century Germany. This process of emancipation was enormously beneficial in enhancing our knowledge of classical ... More


Law and Gender

Joanne Conaghan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199592920
eISBN:
9780191751103
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592920.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Gender is an increasingly prominent aspect of the contemporary debate and discourse around law. It is curious that gender, while figuring so centrally in the construction and organization of social ... More


Deformalization of Law-Ascertainment in Contemporary Theory of the Sources of International Law

d'Aspremont Jean

in Formalism and the Sources of International Law: A Theory of the Ascertainment of Legal Rules

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199696314
eISBN:
9780191732201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696314.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter recalls that it is not a coincidence that the growing abandonment of formal law-identification criteria in the international legal scholarship has taken place against the backdrop of the ... More


Law and Regulation: The Case of Finance

Julia Black

in Regulating Law

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199264070
eISBN:
9780191698903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264070.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

The first section of this chapter examines the difference between legal and regulatory scholarship. The second section considers the relationship between regulatory rules and common law, and argues ... More


Cyclops, Hedgehogs, and Foxes

AW Brian Simpson

in Reflections on 'The Concept of Law'

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693320
eISBN:
9780191731983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693320.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter discusses the world in which the Oxford philosophers functioned back in the 1950s and 1960s, and then gives a general account of two contrasting approaches to legal scholarship. Remarks ... More


Ius Commune and the Principles of European Contract Law: Contemporary Renewal of an Old Idea*

Reinhard Zimmermann

in European Contract Law: Scots and South African Perspectives

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748624256
eISBN:
9780748651429
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748624256.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter focuses on a key document within the process of the Europeanisation of private law legal scholarship, the Principles of European Contract Law (PECL). It suggests that these principles ... More


A Nobel Prize for Law? *

William Twining

in Law in Context: Enlarging a Discipline

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198264835
eISBN:
9780191682810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198264835.003.0027
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter discusses what legal scholarship can contribute to human welfare and understanding. Listed are some negative answers to the question why is there no Nobel Prize in law, such as: common ... More


Positioning German Scholarship in the Global Arena †: The Transformative Project of the German Law Journal

Armin von Bogdandy

in Comparative Law as Transnational Law: A Decade of the German Law Journal

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199795208
eISBN:
9780199919307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795208.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter begins with a brief discussion of the meaning of globalization in the transnational sphere. It then discusses the challenges of globalization in German legal scholarship and legal ... More


The Deviations: Political Over- and Non-comparisons

Michal Bobek

in Comparative Reasoning in European Supreme Courts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680382
eISBN:
9780191760280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680382.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Comparative Law

The chapter seeks to conceptualize the deviations from the normal tolerant openness towards comparative inspiration established legal systems generally demonstrate. The first part of the chapter ... More


Introduction: Wandering Jurist

William Twining

in Law in Context: Enlarging a Discipline

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198264835
eISBN:
9780191682810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198264835.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Legal education, legal scholarship, legal theorizing, and the production of legal literature are the institutionalized disciplines of law. This chapter aims to provide a detailed exploration of what ... More


Evolutionary theory and behavioural biology research: implications for law

David J Herring

in Applied Evolutionary Psychology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199586073
eISBN:
9780191731358
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586073.003.0015
Subject:
Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter describes specific examples of legal scholars applying evolutionary theory and research to particular legal and public policy issues. The chapter explains and demonstrates two primary ... More


The Dark Ages

Laura Kalman (ed.)

in History of the Yale Law School: The Tercentennial Lectures

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300095647
eISBN:
9780300128765
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300095647.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter focuses on the 1960s, the most tumultuous decade on American campuses in the history of the country. Topics covered include the struggle of deans and faculty to maintain order in the ... More


Theorizing the Relationship Between Law and Gender

Joanne Conaghan

in Law and Gender

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199592920
eISBN:
9780191751103
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592920.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the ways in which the relationship between law and gender has been theorized to date, set against the backdrop of an official position in which gender is not considered to be a ... More


Resurgence of Fordham Law School

Robert J. Kaczorowski

in Fordham University School of Law: A History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823239559
eISBN:
9780823239597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823239559.003.0008
Subject:
History, Social History

Under Dean John D. Feerick the Law School made enormous progress toward restoring its former stature. He and Fordham University President Joseph A. O’Hare, S.J. resolved the conflict between the ... More


The Ties that Bind: T B Smith as a Comparative Lawyer

Daniel Visser

in A Mixed Legal System in Transition: T. B. Smith and the Progress of Scots Law

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623358
eISBN:
9780748651467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623358.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter focuses on Professor Smith's approach to affinity. This particular view of Smith is chosen because it reveals important details about his approach to comparative analysis; and the main ... More


Law’s Diabolical Romance: Reflections on a New Jurisprudence of the Sublime

Leslie J Moran

in Law and Popular Culture

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199272235
eISBN:
9780191699603
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272235.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter explores the complex interface between law and Gothic fiction in England during the late 18th and early 19th centuries. It deals with the law as a source of the Gothic imagination and ... More


Government and Law: Ulpian, a Philosopher in Politics?

Fergus Millar

in Philosophy and Power in the Graeco-Roman World: Essays in Honour of Miriam Griffin

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198299905
eISBN:
9780191707803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299905.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter focuses on Ulpian and his contribution to juristic writing under the Severan emperors. Ulpian is immediately recognizable from his writings as an intellectual, an unmistakable academic ... More


Testamentary Formalities in Roman Law

Thomas Rüfner

in Comparative Succession Law: Volume I: Testamentary Formalities

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199696802
eISBN:
9780191732065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696802.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Roman jurists devoted great care to the formalities required for a valid testamentary disposition. This chapter traces the development of the Roman law relating to these formal requirements, from the ... More


Introduction

Niamh Nic Shuibhne

in From Single Market to Economic Union: Essays in Memory of John A. Usher

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199695706
eISBN:
9780191741302
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199695706.003.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This introductory chapter takes a look at the course from single market to economic union. It discusses work that reflects the contribution John Usher made to EU legal scholarship, such as the legal ... More


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