The Oxford Handbook of Legal History MOBI Ù Handbook
- 1200 pages
- The Oxford Handbook of Legal History
- Markus D. Dubber
- 14 September 2014 Markus D. Dubber
[PDF / EPUB] The Oxford Handbook of Legal History Some of the most exciting and innovative legal scholarship has been driven by historical curiosity Legal history today comes in a fascinating array of shapes and sizes from microhistory to global inte Some of the Handbook of PDF Î most exciting and innovative legal scholarship has been driven by historical curiosity Legal history today comes in a fascinating array of shapes and sizes from microhistory to global intellectual history Legal history has expanded beyond traditional parochial boundaries to become increasingly international and comparative in scope and orientationDrawing on scholarship from around the The Oxford Epub / world and representing a variety of methodological approaches areas of expertise and research agendas this timely compendium takes stock of legal history and methodology and reflects on the various modes of the historical analysis of law past present and future Part I explores the relationship between legal history and other disciplinary perspectives including economic philosophical comparative literary and rhetorical analysis of law Part II considers various approaches to legal history including legal history as doctrinal intellectual or social history Part III focuses on the interrelation between legal history and jurisprudence by investigating the role and conception of historical inuiry in various models schools and movements of legal thought Part IV traces the place and pursuit of historical analysis in various legal systems and traditions across time cultures and space Finally Part V narrows the Handbook's focus to explore several examples of legal history in action including its use in various legal doctrinal contexts.