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The civil law tradition : an introduction to the legal systems of Western Europe and Latin America, John Henry Merryman

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The civil law tradition : an introduction to the legal systems of Western Europe and Latin America
Title
The civil law tradition
Title remainder
an introduction to the legal systems of Western Europe and Latin America
Statement of responsibility
John Henry Merryman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Designed for the general reader, this is a concise history and analysis of the civil law tradition, which is dominant in most of Western Europe, all of Latin America, and many parts of Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. The second edition describes changes in civil law procedures since the book was first published in 1969, and includes a new chapter on the future of the civil law tradition.--Publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Merryman, John Henry
Dewey number
340.5/6
Index
index present
LC call number
K585
LC item number
.M467 1985
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil law systems
  • Droits romano-germaniques
  • Droit civil, Systèmes de
  • Burgerlijk recht
  • Rechtsstelsels
  • História do direito
  • Direito civil (história)
  • Direito comparado
  • Recht
  • Lateinamerika
  • Westeuropa
Label
The civil law tradition : an introduction to the legal systems of Western Europe and Latin America, John Henry Merryman
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Three legal traditions -- Roman civil law, canon law, and commercial law -- The revolution -- The sources of law -- Codes and codification -- Judges -- The interpretation of statutes -- Certainty and equity -- Scholars -- Legal science -- The general part -- The legal process -- The division of jurisdiction -- Legal categories -- The legal professions -- Civil procedure -- Criminal procedure -- Public law -- Perspectives -- The future of the civil law tradition
Control code
11235029
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 168 pages
Isbn
9780804712477
Lccn
84050153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (WaOLN)718011
  • (OCoLC)11235029
Label
The civil law tradition : an introduction to the legal systems of Western Europe and Latin America, John Henry Merryman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Three legal traditions -- Roman civil law, canon law, and commercial law -- The revolution -- The sources of law -- Codes and codification -- Judges -- The interpretation of statutes -- Certainty and equity -- Scholars -- Legal science -- The general part -- The legal process -- The division of jurisdiction -- Legal categories -- The legal professions -- Civil procedure -- Criminal procedure -- Public law -- Perspectives -- The future of the civil law tradition
Control code
11235029
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 168 pages
Isbn
9780804712477
Lccn
84050153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (WaOLN)718011
  • (OCoLC)11235029

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