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A panorama of the world's legal systems, by John Henry Wigmore

Label
A panorama of the world's legal systems
Title
A panorama of the world's legal systems
Statement of responsibility
by John Henry Wigmore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1863-1943
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wigmore, John Henry
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
K150
LC item number
.W54 1936
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law
  • Comparative law
  • Vergleichende Rechtsgeschichte
  • Droit
  • Droit comparé
Label
A panorama of the world's legal systems, by John Henry Wigmore
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Hebrew, Chinese, Hindu, Greek, Roman, Japanese, Mohammedan, Keltic, Slavic, Germanic, maritime, papal, Romanesque and Anglican legal systems
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
"Sources of illustrations; Sources of documents quoted in text; General references" at end of each section
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter I. The Egyptian legal system -- Chapter II. The mesopotamian legal system -- Chapter III. The Hebrew legal system -- Chapter IV. The chinese legal system -- I. Political principles -- II. The old legal system -- III. The new legal system -- Chapter V. The hindu legal system -- I. Races and languages in india -- II. The buddhist branch -- III. The Brahman branch -- Chapter VI. The greek legal system -- Chapter VII. The roman legal system -- I. Period of the republic -- II. Period of the early empire -- III. Period of the later empire -- Chapter VIII. The japanese legal system -- I. First period, a.d. 500-1200 -- II. Second period, a.d. 1200-1600 -- III. Third period, a.d. 1600-1850 -- IV. Fourth period, a.d. 1850+ -- Chapter IX. The Mohammedan legal system -- I. Origin and spread of islam -- II. Civil justice -- III. Criminal justice -- IV. Retrospect -- Chapter X. The keltic legal system -- I. First period: keltic independence -- II. Second period: the surviving keltic systems -- III. Third period: dissolution of the keltic system -- Chapter XI. The slavic legal system -- I. Bohemia -- II. Poland -- III. Yugoslavia -- IV. Russia -- Chapter XII. The germanic legal system -- I. First period -- II. Second period -- III. Third period -- IV. Fourth period -- Chapter XIII. The maritime legal system -- I. The common law of the sea -- II. The national laws of the sea -- III. the common law of the sea, once more -- Chapter XIV. The papal (or canon) legal system -- Chapter XV. The romanesque legal system -- I. Resurrection of justinian's law-books -- II. Adaptation of roman law -- III. Nationalization of roman law -- IV. Expansion of romanesque law -- Chapter XVI. The anglican legal system -- I. Building a common law -- II. Rejecting the romanesque law -- III. Cosmopolitanization and expansion -- Chapter XVII. Epilogue: the evolution of legal systems
Control code
6503317
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
xxiii, 1206 pages
Lccn
36013954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps, facsimiles, plates, diagram
System control number
(OCoLC)6503317
Label
A panorama of the world's legal systems, by John Henry Wigmore
Publication
Note
  • Includes Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Hebrew, Chinese, Hindu, Greek, Roman, Japanese, Mohammedan, Keltic, Slavic, Germanic, maritime, papal, Romanesque and Anglican legal systems
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
"Sources of illustrations; Sources of documents quoted in text; General references" at end of each section
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter I. The Egyptian legal system -- Chapter II. The mesopotamian legal system -- Chapter III. The Hebrew legal system -- Chapter IV. The chinese legal system -- I. Political principles -- II. The old legal system -- III. The new legal system -- Chapter V. The hindu legal system -- I. Races and languages in india -- II. The buddhist branch -- III. The Brahman branch -- Chapter VI. The greek legal system -- Chapter VII. The roman legal system -- I. Period of the republic -- II. Period of the early empire -- III. Period of the later empire -- Chapter VIII. The japanese legal system -- I. First period, a.d. 500-1200 -- II. Second period, a.d. 1200-1600 -- III. Third period, a.d. 1600-1850 -- IV. Fourth period, a.d. 1850+ -- Chapter IX. The Mohammedan legal system -- I. Origin and spread of islam -- II. Civil justice -- III. Criminal justice -- IV. Retrospect -- Chapter X. The keltic legal system -- I. First period: keltic independence -- II. Second period: the surviving keltic systems -- III. Third period: dissolution of the keltic system -- Chapter XI. The slavic legal system -- I. Bohemia -- II. Poland -- III. Yugoslavia -- IV. Russia -- Chapter XII. The germanic legal system -- I. First period -- II. Second period -- III. Third period -- IV. Fourth period -- Chapter XIII. The maritime legal system -- I. The common law of the sea -- II. The national laws of the sea -- III. the common law of the sea, once more -- Chapter XIV. The papal (or canon) legal system -- Chapter XV. The romanesque legal system -- I. Resurrection of justinian's law-books -- II. Adaptation of roman law -- III. Nationalization of roman law -- IV. Expansion of romanesque law -- Chapter XVI. The anglican legal system -- I. Building a common law -- II. Rejecting the romanesque law -- III. Cosmopolitanization and expansion -- Chapter XVII. Epilogue: the evolution of legal systems
Control code
6503317
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
xxiii, 1206 pages
Lccn
36013954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps, facsimiles, plates, diagram
System control number
(OCoLC)6503317

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