Theologians and Contract Law

The Moral Transformation of the Ius Commune (ca. 1500-1650)

Wim Decock, Max-Planck-Institute for Legal History, Frankfurt, and KU Leuven

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€179,00
$249.00
ISBN13: 
9789004232846
E-ISBN: 
9789004232853
Publication Date: 
November 2012
Format: 
Hardback
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xix, 723 pp.
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9/4

Mariken Lenaerts, Maastricht University

In National Socialist Family Law, Mariken Lenaerts gives an overview of the most important changes adopted in marriage and divorce law by the Nazis in Germany and the Netherlands and analyses the National Socialist character of these changes.
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Volume: 
16/8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004279308
Expected: 
December 2014

E.G.D. van Dongen, Utrecht University

In Contributory Negligence, Emanuel van Dongen gives an overview of the historical development of the effect of contributory negligence on delictual liability, from Antiquity until today.
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Volume: 
15/7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278714
Publication date: 
August 2014

Frederic Delano Grant, Jr.

The Chinese Cornerstone of Modern Banking: The Canton Guaranty System and the Origins of Bank Deposit Insurance 1780-1933, by Frederic Delano Grant, Jr., details the evolution of modern deposit insurance from collective responsibility for debt enforced under the Canton System.
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Volume: 
14/6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004276550
Publication date: 
September 2014

Edited by Randall Lesaffer, Tilburg University and University of Leuven

The Twelve Years Truce covers the legal history of a crucial text in the formation of the Republic of the Northern Netherlands as a sovereign power and highlights its significance in the formation of the early modern laws of war and peace.
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Volume: 
13/6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274914
Publication date: 
July 2014

Jos Monballyu, KU Leuven

In Six Centuries of Criminal Law Jos Monballyu provides an overview of the theory and practice of criminal law in the Southern Netherlands and Belgium between 1400 and 2000.
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Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269941
Publication date: 
June 2014

Edited by Pierre-Marie Dupuy, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva and Vincent Chetail, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva

This collection of essays gathers contributions from leading international lawyers from different countries, generations and angles with the aim of highlighting the multifaceted history of international law.
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Volume: 
11/5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004261600
Publication date: 
November 2013

Edited by E. Koops, University of Groningen, and W.J. Zwalve, Leiden University

In Law & Equity, specialists in the field examine the curious dual structure that shaped the law of England and Rome. Why did this dual structure come about and how did it influence historical developments in substantive law?
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Volume: 
10/5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262195
Publication date: 
October 2013

Amnon Altman, Bar-Ilan University

This book offers a unique survey of legal practices and ideas relating to international relations in the Ancient Near East between 2500 and 330 BCE.
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Volume: 
8/4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004222526
Publication date: 
May 2012

Tilmann J. Röder, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg

Around 1900, standard contracts and clauses spread throughout international industries such as transport, insurance and finance. The "earthquake clause", which was globally introduced by reinsurers after the 1906 San Francisco catastrophe, exemplifies this paradigmatic change of the law.
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Volume: 
7/3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004212374
Publication date: 
November 2011

Nathaniel Berman, Brown University

Tracing our current preoccupation with nationalist, ethnic, and religious conflict to the “cultural Modernist” revolutions of the early twentieth century, this volume draws on cultural studies, postcolonial theory, and psychoanalysis to offer a radical reinterpretation of contemporary...
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Volume: 
6/3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004210240
Publication date: 
December 2011

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