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A panorama of the world's legal systems, by John Henry Wigmore

Label
A panorama of the world's legal systems
Title
A panorama of the world's legal systems
Statement of responsibility
by John Henry Wigmore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1863-1943
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wigmore, John Henry
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
K150
LC item number
.W54 1936
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law
  • Comparative law
  • Vergleichende Rechtsgeschichte
  • Droit
  • Droit comparé
Label
A panorama of the world's legal systems, by John Henry Wigmore
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Hebrew, Chinese, Hindu, Greek, Roman, Japanese, Mohammedan, Keltic, Slavic, Germanic, maritime, papal, Romanesque and Anglican legal systems
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
"Sources of illustrations; Sources of documents quoted in text; General references" at end of each section
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter I. The Egyptian legal system -- Chapter II. The mesopotamian legal system -- Chapter III. The Hebrew legal system -- Chapter IV. The chinese legal system -- I. Political principles -- II. The old legal system -- III. The new legal system -- Chapter V. The hindu legal system -- I. Races and languages in india -- II. The buddhist branch -- III. The Brahman branch -- Chapter VI. The greek legal system -- Chapter VII. The roman legal system -- I. Period of the republic -- II. Period of the early empire -- III. Period of the later empire -- Chapter VIII. The japanese legal system -- I. First period, a.d. 500-1200 -- II. Second period, a.d. 1200-1600 -- III. Third period, a.d. 1600-1850 -- IV. Fourth period, a.d. 1850+ -- Chapter IX. The Mohammedan legal system -- I. Origin and spread of islam -- II. Civil justice -- III. Criminal justice -- IV. Retrospect -- Chapter X. The keltic legal system -- I. First period: keltic independence -- II. Second period: the surviving keltic systems -- III. Third period: dissolution of the keltic system -- Chapter XI. The slavic legal system -- I. Bohemia -- II. Poland -- III. Yugoslavia -- IV. Russia -- Chapter XII. The germanic legal system -- I. First period -- II. Second period -- III. Third period -- IV. Fourth period -- Chapter XIII. The maritime legal system -- I. The common law of the sea -- II. The national laws of the sea -- III. the common law of the sea, once more -- Chapter XIV. The papal (or canon) legal system -- Chapter XV. The romanesque legal system -- I. Resurrection of justinian's law-books -- II. Adaptation of roman law -- III. Nationalization of roman law -- IV. Expansion of romanesque law -- Chapter XVI. The anglican legal system -- I. Building a common law -- II. Rejecting the romanesque law -- III. Cosmopolitanization and expansion -- Chapter XVII. Epilogue: the evolution of legal systems
Control code
6503317
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
xxiii, 1206 pages
Lccn
36013954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps, facsimiles, plates, diagram
System control number
(OCoLC)6503317
Label
A panorama of the world's legal systems, by John Henry Wigmore
Publication
Note
  • Includes Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Hebrew, Chinese, Hindu, Greek, Roman, Japanese, Mohammedan, Keltic, Slavic, Germanic, maritime, papal, Romanesque and Anglican legal systems
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
"Sources of illustrations; Sources of documents quoted in text; General references" at end of each section
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter I. The Egyptian legal system -- Chapter II. The mesopotamian legal system -- Chapter III. The Hebrew legal system -- Chapter IV. The chinese legal system -- I. Political principles -- II. The old legal system -- III. The new legal system -- Chapter V. The hindu legal system -- I. Races and languages in india -- II. The buddhist branch -- III. The Brahman branch -- Chapter VI. The greek legal system -- Chapter VII. The roman legal system -- I. Period of the republic -- II. Period of the early empire -- III. Period of the later empire -- Chapter VIII. The japanese legal system -- I. First period, a.d. 500-1200 -- II. Second period, a.d. 1200-1600 -- III. Third period, a.d. 1600-1850 -- IV. Fourth period, a.d. 1850+ -- Chapter IX. The Mohammedan legal system -- I. Origin and spread of islam -- II. Civil justice -- III. Criminal justice -- IV. Retrospect -- Chapter X. The keltic legal system -- I. First period: keltic independence -- II. Second period: the surviving keltic systems -- III. Third period: dissolution of the keltic system -- Chapter XI. The slavic legal system -- I. Bohemia -- II. Poland -- III. Yugoslavia -- IV. Russia -- Chapter XII. The germanic legal system -- I. First period -- II. Second period -- III. Third period -- IV. Fourth period -- Chapter XIII. The maritime legal system -- I. The common law of the sea -- II. The national laws of the sea -- III. the common law of the sea, once more -- Chapter XIV. The papal (or canon) legal system -- Chapter XV. The romanesque legal system -- I. Resurrection of justinian's law-books -- II. Adaptation of roman law -- III. Nationalization of roman law -- IV. Expansion of romanesque law -- Chapter XVI. The anglican legal system -- I. Building a common law -- II. Rejecting the romanesque law -- III. Cosmopolitanization and expansion -- Chapter XVII. Epilogue: the evolution of legal systems
Control code
6503317
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
xxiii, 1206 pages
Lccn
36013954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps, facsimiles, plates, diagram
System control number
(OCoLC)6503317

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