Comparative Law
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Published by Springer .
Written in English


  • Comparative law,
  • Law / International,
  • Law

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12848551M
ISBN 109065448616
ISBN 109789065448613

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Comparative law is the study of differences and similarities between the law (legal systems) of different specifically, it involves the study of the different legal "systems" (or "families") in existence in the world, including the common law, the civil law, socialist law, Canon law, Jewish Law, Islamic law, Hindu law, and Chinese law. Books shelved as comparative-law: The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Law by Mathias Reimann, Land Grabs in Asia: What Role for the Law? by Connie Carter. The first part of the book is dedicated to general aspects of comparative law. Uwe Kischel's comprehensive treatise on comparative law offers a critical introduction to the central tenets of comparative legal scholarship. The first part of the book is dedicated to . The Harvard Law School Library staff invite you to attend a book talk and discussion in celebration of the recent publication of Comparative Capital Punishment edited by Carol S. Steiker & Jordan M. Steiker (Edward Elgar, Nov. ).. Friday, February 14, , at noon, with lunchAuthor: June Casey.

Overview. Reflecting the increased importance of a basic understanding of international and comparative law principles to legal education and practice, every first year J.D. student at HLS is required to take a course in international legal studies. THE HISTORY OF COMPARATIVE LAW THE HISTORY OF COMPARATIVE LAW * ^COMPARATIVE law, as Professor Wigmore has said," is a ^^ convenient but loose term. It serves to embrace all those studies which, characteristically, do not confine their attention to domestic law. These, however, vary in purpose and method. Oct 24,  · The cover text reads as follows: ‘This book presents a fresh contextualised and cosmopolitan perspective on comparative law for both students and scholars. It critically discusses established approaches to comparative law, but also presents more modern ones, such as socio-legal and numerical comparative law. Property law has traditionally been excluded from comparative law analysis, common law and civil law property being deemed irreconcilable. With this book, Ya'll Emerich aims to dispel the myth that comparison between these two systems of property is impossible.

The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Law provides a wide-ranging and highly diverse survey as well as a critical assessment of comparative law at the beginning of the twenty-first century. It summarizes and evaluates a discipline that is time-honoured but not easily understood in all its dimensions. The book contains forty-three articles. The aim of each article is to provide an accessible. Comparative Law offers a thorough grounding in the subject for students and scholars of comparative law alike, critically debating both traditional and modern approaches to the subject and using examples from a range of legal systems gives the reader a truly global perspective. Sep 01,  · Comparative Law book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(2). The Comparative Law Yearbook of International Business, published under the auspices of the Center for International Legal Studies, covers the up-to-date developments in the legal areas of product liability, cybercrime, corporate and.