Evolution of Western Private Law
Explores why legal systems continue to evolve in the Western world and the factors that promote change.
Table of Contents
Legislation and Jurists: French Delit
Jurists, Judges, Custom, Legislation: Water Rights
Legal Transplants 1: The Cause of the Reception of Roman Law
Legal Transplants 2: Other Receptions
The Case of English Common Law
Humanism, the Law of Reason, Codification
Johns Hopkins University Press
Civil Law | Common Law | Legal History
Watson, Alan, "Evolution of Western Private Law" (2001). Books. 29.