Comparative studies in continental and Anglo-American legal history ; Bd. 1.
Contributions chiefly in English; two contributions each in German and Italian. Proceedings of the first International Colloquium on Anglo-American and Continental Legal History held in Bad Homburg on Mar. 18-19, 1982 under the auspices of the Werner-Reimers-Stiftung. Table of contents in English.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
Das Forschungsprojekt: Anglo-American and continental legal history The European side of the English law / Knut Wolfgang Nörr Common law and civil law in the development of European civilization / Helmut Coing Towards a general law of contract / J.L. Barton Case law / J.H. Barker The jury / A. Padoa Schioppa Church court records on the Continent and in England / Ch. Donahue Defamation, privacy / Hübner England and continental legal literature / P. Stein The courts and the development of commercial law / V. Piergiovanni Industrial age and the law / H. Coing.