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    • Gift-giving and inheritance strategies in late Roman law and legal practice 

      Humfress, Caroline (Routledge, 2017-06-07) - Book item
      In Roman law, an inheritance could be passed on according to the rules of intestate or testate succession. The Roman law of succession presents people with an enormous display of legal ingenuity. This chapter analyses some ...
    • Rules, power and constitutions : following Onuf 

      Lang, Anthony (Routledge, 2017-05-23) - Book item
      This chapter explores the role of power in the theory of global constitutionalism. It draws on the work of Nicholas Onuf, whose launched constructivist IR theory. It borrows from Onuf the idea of rules and rule making, but ...
    • The Fergusson affair: Calvinism and dissimulation in the Scottish Enlightenment 

      Kidd, Colin Craig (2016-06-27) - Journal article
    • Thomas Hobbes: theorist of the law 

      Lang, Anthony F.; Slomp, Gabriella (2015-12-28) - Journal article
      This short article introduces the papers that follow on the topic of Hobbes as a theorist of the law. It provides an overview of Hobbes reputation as a theorist of law in both domestic and international theory. The paper ...
    • Magna Carta 

      Holt, James (Cambridge University Press, 2015-05) - Book
      3rd edition of classic work, with new introduction and additional material