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The Resource The development of a Russian legal consciousness, Richard S. Wortman

The development of a Russian legal consciousness, Richard S. Wortman

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The development of a Russian legal consciousness
Title
The development of a Russian legal consciousness
Statement of responsibility
Richard S. Wortman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Until the nineteenth century, the Russian legal system was subject to an administrative hierarchy headed by the tsar, and the courts were expected to enforce, not interpret the law. Richard S. Wortman here traces the first professional class of legal experts who emerged during the reign of Nicholas I (1826 - 56) and who began to view the law as a uniquely modern and independent source of authority. Discussing how new legal institutions fit into the traditional system of tsarist rule, Wortman analyzes how conflict arose from the same intellectual processes that produced legal reform. He ultimat
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wortman, Richard
Dewey number
347.47
Index
index present
LC call number
KLA1580
LC item number
.W67 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Courts
  • Lawyers
  • Justice, Administration of
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Courts
  • Justice, Administration of
  • Lawyers
  • Soviet Union
  • Law - Non-U.S
  • Law, Politics & Government
  • Law - Africa, Asia, Pacific & Antarctica
Label
The development of a Russian legal consciousness, Richard S. Wortman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-336) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Autocracy and the law. 1. Absolutism and justice in eighteenth-century Russia -- 2. Bureaucratization, specialization, and education -- 3. The composition of the Russian legal administration in the first half of the nineteenth century -- II. The men. Introduction: the noble legal official -- 4. Russia's first minister of justice -- 5. The quiet shelter -- 6. Count Dmitrii Nikolaevich Bludov -- 7. Count Victor Nikitch Panin -- 8. The emergence of a legal ethos -- III. Reform. Introduction: The old judiciary -- 9. The aspiration to legality -- 10. Epilogue and conclusion
Control code
755614493
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 345 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283250405
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)755614493
Label
The development of a Russian legal consciousness, Richard S. Wortman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-336) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Autocracy and the law. 1. Absolutism and justice in eighteenth-century Russia -- 2. Bureaucratization, specialization, and education -- 3. The composition of the Russian legal administration in the first half of the nineteenth century -- II. The men. Introduction: the noble legal official -- 4. Russia's first minister of justice -- 5. The quiet shelter -- 6. Count Dmitrii Nikolaevich Bludov -- 7. Count Victor Nikitch Panin -- 8. The emergence of a legal ethos -- III. Reform. Introduction: The old judiciary -- 9. The aspiration to legality -- 10. Epilogue and conclusion
Control code
755614493
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 345 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283250405
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)755614493

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