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Comparative Legal Traditions in a Nutshell. 3rd Edition.
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  • Paolo G. Carozza, Notre Dame Law School
  • Mary Ann Glendon
  • Colin B. Picker
Description
An introduction to comparative law written from the American lawyer’s viewpoint rather than that of the European civil law lawyer. This expert discussion concentrates on the three major legal traditions of the West: civil, common, and socialist. Subjects covered include legal structures in civil law nations; legal actors in civil law tradition; procedure; substantive law; sources of law; judicial process; and rules. Also contains chapters on the European Union and the European human rights system.
ISBN
9780314184283
Publication Date
1-1-2008
Publisher
West Academic Publishing Co.
Keywords
  • comparative law,
  • legal structures,
  • legal structures in civil law nations
Citation Information
Paolo G. Carozza, Mary Ann Glendon and Colin B. Picker. Comparative Legal Traditions in a Nutshell. 3rd Edition.. St. Paul, MN.(2008)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/paolo_carozza/17/