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The Legal Mind : Essays for Tony Honore - Neil MacCormick

The Legal Mind

Essays for Tony Honore

By: Neil MacCormick (Editor), Peter Birks (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 29th May 1986
ISBN: 9780198761969
Number Of Pages: 336

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This collection of essays, published to coincide with Tony Honore's sixty-fifth birthday, focuses on the areas where Honore's thought has made the most significant contribution: Roman law and jurisprudence. Included are essays by P.S. Atiyah, Zenon Bankowski, John Bell, Peter Birks, John W. Cairs, Hugh Collins, David Daube, W. M. Gordon, J. W. Harris Nicola Lacey, A. D. E. Lewis, Detlef Liebs, G. D. MacCormack, Neil MacCormick, G. Maher, Pieter Norr, Alan Rodger, and Peter Stein.

Fraud No. 3p. 1
Form and Substance in Legal Reasoning: The Case of Contractp. 19
The Acceptability of Legal Argumentsp. 45
Democracy and Adjudicationp. 67
Fictions Ancient and Modernp. 83
Natural Justice as Fairnessp. 103
Speech Acts, Legal Institutions, and Real Lawsp. 121
Digest 23.2.6p. 135
Ownership of Land in English Lawp. 143
The History of the Roman Condictio up to Justinianp. 163
L. Fufius--Another Undeserving Winnerp. 185
Causam Mortis Praeberep. 203
Obligations, Sanctions and Obediencep. 219
Law and Punishment: The Western and the Traditional Chinese 'Legal Mind'p. 235
The Formation of the Scottish Legal Mind in the Eighteenth Century: Themes of Humanism and Enlightenment in the Admission of Advocatesp. 253
Legal Tradition, with particular reference to Roman Lawp. 279
The Tasks of Historical Jurisprudencep. 293
The Publications of Tony Honore 1950-1985p. 307
Indexp. 313
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ISBN: 9780198761969
ISBN-10: 0198761961
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 336
Published: 29th May 1986
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.3 x 16.3  x 2.4
Weight (kg): 0.68