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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

Edited by: Ewan McKendrick
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Law and Life of Rome, 90 B.C. - A.D. 212

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ISBN13: 9780801492730
ISBN: 0801492734
Published: July 1986
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Country of Publication: USA
Format: Paperback
Price: £19.95

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from the introduction...
This is not quite a book about Roman Law, on which there already exist any number of excellent treatises. Neither is it quite a book about Roman social and economic lif; that subject too, is already illuminated by massive works of scholarship.

It is about Roman law in its social context, an attempt to strengthen the bridge between two spheres of discourse about ancient Rome by using the institutions of the law to enlarge understanding of the society and bringing the evidence of the social and economic facts to bear on the rules of law....

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Roman Law and Greek Law
The Law of Status
The Machinary of the Law
Family & Succession
The Citizen & the State
Chronological Table