The Civil Law Tradition

Author: John Henry Merryman
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804755696
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This is a concise history and analysis of the civil law tradition, which is dominant in most of Europe, all of Latin America, and many parts of Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.

Sociology Of Law

Author: Mathieu Deflem
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139469789
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This book will appeal to scholars and students of the sociology of law, jurisprudence, social and political theory, and social and political philosophy.

Comparative Legal Traditions In A Nutshell

Author: Mary Ann Glendon
Publisher: West Academic
ISBN: 1634602234
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This nutshell offers a general introduction to comparative law that includes both an overview of the methods of comparative law as well as of the two most widespread legal traditions in the world: civil (or Romano-Germanic) law and common ...

Legal Traditions Of The World

Author: H. Patrick Glenn
Publisher: Oxford University Press (UK)
ISBN: 019966983X
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Legal Traditions of the World places national laws in the broader context of major legal traditions, those of chthonic (or indigenous) law, talmudic law, civil law, Islamic law, common law, Hindu law and Confucian law.

International Sales Law

Author: Larry A. DiMatteo
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107782805
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Civil. Law. Sieg. Eiselen. I. Introduction The purpose of all harmonizing
legislation is to replace current diverse laws in various ... The European Union
uses a third instrument, binding directives, which require member states to
change their laws to ... two major legal traditions that usually inform any efforts to
unify or harmonize law, namely the common and civil laws. ... also influenced the
legal systems of South America, Japan, and the former socialist countries of
Eastern Europe.5 The ...

Western Legal Traditions

Author: Martin Vranken
ISBN: 9781760020293
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However, public perceptions and attitudes to the law can vary in space and time. This book explores legal solutions to selected problem scenarios in their broader historical, economic, political and societal context.

Comparative Criminal Justice Systems

Author: Shahid M. Shahidullah
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449604250
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Written for students of criminal justice, Comparative Criminal Justice Systems: Global and Local Perspectives examines the nature of crime and justice in varying countries and cultures in North America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Latin ...

Engaging With Foreign Law

Author: B. S. Markesinis
Publisher: Hart Pub
ISBN: 9781841139470
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Markesinis, B S, Rechtsvergleichung in Theorie und Praxis (Sellier European
Law Publishing, 2004) , 'French System ... J H and Perez-Perdomo R, The Civil
Law Tradition: An Introduction to the Legal Systems of Europe and Latin America
3rd ...

A History Of American Law Revised Edition

Author: Lawrence M. Friedman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451602661
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Now Professor Friedman has completely revised and enlarged his landmark work, incorporating a great deal of new material. The book contains newly expanded notes, a bibliography and a bibliographical essay.

Financial Investigation And Forensic Accounting Third Edition

Author: George A. Manning, Ph.D, CFE, EA
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 143982567X
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26.1 Introduction An important element that the fraud examiner should know is
how the judicial system is organized ... Legal systems, which are based on
Roman codes and customs, are commonly referred to as civil law jurisdictions, ...
The civil law is followed in Europe, South and Central America; the common law
is followed in the United States, Canada, and Australia, with the exceptions of
Louisiana ...