Ulpian: Pioneer of Human Rights / Edition 2

Ulpian: Pioneer of Human Rights / Edition 2

by Tony Honore, Tony Honori, Tony Honor
     
 

This is a thoroughly revised edition of the only full-scale work about possibly the most influential lawyer of all time, the Syrian Ulpian. Ulpian wrote a massive survey of Roman law in 213-17 AD and Tony Honoré argues that his philosophy of freedom and equality make him a pioneer of human rights.See more details below

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This is a thoroughly revised edition of the only full-scale work about possibly the most influential lawyer of all time, the Syrian Ulpian. Ulpian wrote a massive survey of Roman law in 213-17 AD and Tony Honoré argues that his philosophy of freedom and equality make him a pioneer of human rights.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199244249
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/23/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
List of Ulpian's Works with Methods of Citation
1. Background and Career
2. The Oral Style
3. The Cosmopolis and Human Rights
4. The Empirical Method
5. Genuine Works
6. Sources and Scholarship
7. Dates and Plan 1: 'On the Edict'
8. Dates and Plan 2: Quinquennium Ulpian
9. Dates and Plan 3: Lesser Works
10. Spurious Works
11. Epilogue
Table I: List of Latin Words and Phrases
Table II: References to Legal Texts
Bibliography
Index

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