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The Spirit of the Common Law

The Spirit of the Common Law

The Spirit of the Common Law

This book covers the following topics: The Feudal Element, Puritanism and the Law, The Courts and the Crown, The Rights of Englishmen and the Rights of Man, The Pioneers and the Law, The Philosophy of Law in the Nineteenth Century, Judicial Empiricism and Legal Reason.

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This note covers the following topics: Common law as opposed to statutory law and regulatory law, Common law legal systems as opposed to civil law legal systems, principles of common law, Medieval English common law, Influence of Roman law, Alternatives to common law systems, Common law legal systems in the present day, Common law national legal systems today, Early common law systems, Stages of common law trials.

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The Public Conscience  Social Judgments In Statute And Common Law

The Public Conscience Social Judgments In Statute And Common Law

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The History of the Common Law of England

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The Common Law

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The Inheritance of the Common Law

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