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Introduction and notes to Sir Henry Maines Ancient law

Pollock, Frederick Sir

Introduction and notes to Sir Henry Maines Ancient law

by Pollock, Frederick Sir

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law -- History,
  • Comparative law,
  • Primitive societies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesPollock"s notes to Maine"s Ancient law.
    Statementby Sir Frederick Pollock.
    ContributionsMaine, Henry Sumner, Sir, 1822-1888.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 62 p. ;
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18732078M
    OCLC/WorldCa6811261

    SIR HENRY JAMES SUMNER MAINE () Sir Henry Maine was a distinguished lawyer, academic and civil servant in mid-Victorian England, holding chairs in Civil Law at Cambridge and Oxford, the legal member of the Council of India for seven years from and Master of Trinity Hall in Cambridge from But it is for his prolific.   This hugely influential work of is probably the one for which Sir Henry Maine () is best remembered. Appointed Regius Professor of Civil Law at Cambridge when he was only twenty-five, Maine then became Reader in Roman law and jurisprudence at the Council of Legal Education, which had been established in London in by the Inns of Court, and combined this .

    Sir Henry Sumner Maine, Lectures on the Early History of Institutions [] Also in the Library: The Senchus Mor, the Great Book of the Ancient Law, was doubtless a most precious possession of the law-school or family to which it belonged; and its owners have joined it to a preface in which a semi-divine authorship is boldly claimed for it. Frontispiece from Sir Henry Maine, a Brief Memoir of His Life, by Sir M.E. Grant Duff, G.C.S.I., Henry Holt and Co., (–88). The publication in of Henry Maine’s first book, Ancient Law, established his reputation as a scholar and pioneer in the field of comparative book drew upon the legal systems of Rome, Eastern and Western Europe, India, and primitive societies to.

    Ancient Law Hardcover – 1 Jan. by Henry Sumner Maine (Author) out of 5 stars 1 ratingReviews: 1. Sir Henry James Sumner Maine, , was a distinguished lawyer, academic, and civil servant in mid-Victorian England. He held chairs in Civil Law at Cambridge and Oxford, was the legal member of the Council of India, , and Master of Trinity Hall at Cambridge from


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He is famous for the thesis outlined in his book Ancient Law that law and society developed "from status to contract." According to the thesis, in the ancient world individuals were tightly bound by status to traditional groups, while in the modern one, in which Alma mater: Pembroke College, Cambridge.

Sir Henry Maine, in full Sir Henry James Sumner Maine, (born AugKelso, Roxburgh, Scotland—died February 3,Cannes, France), British jurist and legal historian who pioneered the study of comparative law, notably primitive law and anthropological jurisprudence.

While professor of civil law at the University of Cambridge (–54), Maine also began lecturing on Roman law. & Morgan, J. Ancient law / Sir Henry Maine ; introduction by J.H. Morgan J.M. Dent ; E.P. Dutton London: New York Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

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Jurisprudence, Law in general Publisher John Murray Albemarle. Introduction and notes to Sir Henry Maine's "ancient law" / By Frederick Pollock and Ancient law. Henry Sumner Maine. Abstract. Reprinted from Maine's "ancient law New ed." Mode of access: Internet Topics: Primitive societies.

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Ancient Law by Henry Maine - Chapter 1: Ancient Codes; Chapter 2: Legal Fictions; Chapter 3: Law of Nature and Equity; Chapter 4: The Modern History of the Law of Nature; Avalon Home: Document Collections: Ancient bce - Medieval - 15 th Century - 16 th Century - 17 th Century - 18 th.

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