"Selection of papers presented at the 2007 Second World Congress of the World Society of Mixed Jurisdiction Jurists, 'The Boundaries of Unity: Mixed Systems in Action"--P.  of cover.
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General introduction : mixed legal systems at the new frontiers /Esin Örücü Two rival theories of mixed legal systems /Vernon Valentine Palmer What is a mixed legal system : exclusion of expansion? /Esin Örücü Mixed jurisdictions in the Commonwealth Caribbean : mixing, unmixing, remixing /Jane Mathews Glenn The law of the Navajo nation : a three-ingredient mix of consensual (indigenous) and adversary (common law) systems /Dale Beck Furnish Turkey's synthetic legal system and her indigenous socio-culture(s) in a "covert" mix /Esin Örücü Customary law v. common law marriages: a hybrid approach in South Africa /Marissa Herbst and Willemien Du Plessis Mixing South African common law and customary law of intestate succession : "potjiekos" in the making /Christa Rauterbach Oriental and occidental laws in harmony : the case of trusts in Sri Lanka /Anton Cooray "All this together make up our common law" : legal hybridity in England and Ireland, 1704-1804 /Seán Patrick Donlan Mixed jurisdictions : lessons for European harmonisation? /Jan M. Smits Beyond the usual suspects : application of the mixed jurisdiction methodology to public international law and international trade law / Colin B. Picker.