xviii, 331 pages, 1 plate : color illustrations ; 24 cm
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Isolt's trial and ordeal : a legal-historical analysis / Roger D. Groot Borrowings in the Welsh lawbooks / Dafydd Jenkins The use and adaptation of the action of replevin in Ireland during the reign of Edward I / Paul Brand The Danes and the marriage break-up of Philip II of France / Frederik Pedersen Birlaw courts and birleymen / W.D.H Sellar The role of exceptions in Continental civil procedure / C.H. van Rhee Sir William Petty and the Court of Admiralty in Restoration Ireland / Kevin Costello The value of judicial independence : evidence from eighteenth-century England / Daniel M. Klerman and Paul G. Mahoney The rule of law in the settler-colonial encounter : the case of Western Australia / Jule Evans Indigenous customary rights and the common law in Aotearoa New Zealand / David V. Williams Colourful adventures of the law : legal regulation of colour as sign from heraldry to trade mark law / N.M. Dawson Charles Hunt's haircut : getting down to the roots of a legal adventure / Richard W. Ireland The influence of Sir Walter Crofton's 'Irish system' on prison reform in Germany / Thomas Krause Law in early Iowa : one adventure / Russell K. Osgood The firm as an entity before the Companies Acts / Joshua Getzler and Mike Macnair Adventures in training : the Irish genesis of the 'remarkable and far-sighted' Select Committee on Legal Education, 1846 / Colum Kenny Politics, law and work in modern Britain : the 1965 Redundancy Payments Act / Richard Whitting An adventure of the law : the Spanish Champagne case / Peter Spiller.
'The Sixteenth British Legal History Conference (designated a British and Irish Legal History Conference) was held [at] ... University College Dublin from 2 to 5 July 2003, ....' - Preface.
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