Interpretation and Meaning in the Renaissance: The Case of Law available in Hardcover
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- Cambridge University Press
This book examines Renaissance modes of interpretation as they arise in legal contexts, and relates them to modern debates about meaning and its determination. Renaissance legal thought is also compared to modern discussions of interpretation.
Table of ContentsList of illustrations; Acknowledgements; Notes on the presentation of the text; Introduction; 1. Contexts; 2. Interpretation and the arts course; 3. Theories of interpretation and meaning; 4. Parallels and examples; Conclusion; Bibliography of primary sources; Index of citations from the Corpus Juris Civilis; Index of names; Index of terms.