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Practice and Theory in Comparative Law
  • Maurice Adams, Tilburg University
  • Jacco Bomhoff, London School of Economics

What does doing comparative law involve? Too often, explicit methodological discussions in comparative law remain limited to the level of pure theory, neglecting to test out critiques and recommendations on concrete issues. This book bridges this gap between theory and practice in comparative legal studies. Essays by both established and younger comparative lawyers reflect on the methodological challenges arising in their own work and in work in their area. Taken together, they offer clear recommendations for, and critical reflection on, a wide range of innovative comparative research projects.

Contributors: Catherine Valcke, Jan Komarek, Gerhard Dannemann, David Gerber, Monica Claes, Maartje de Visser, Jan Smits, Peer Zumbansen, Frederick Schauer, Anne Meuwese, Mila Versteeg, Julie De Coninck, John Griffiths, Koen Lemmens, Maurice Adams, Jacco Bomhoff

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Cambridge University Press
Citation Information
Maurice Adams and Jacco Bomhoff. Practice and Theory in Comparative Law. (2012)
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