Copertina: Introduction to Private Law-Second Edition

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  • Sirena P.

Introduction to Private Law Second Edition

  • 2020
  • Mulino
Isbn edizione digitale: 9788815356598
Isbn edizione a stampa: 9788815285010

Foreword to the Second Edition

Chapter 1 Law and society

1. The functions of law - 2. Law and religion - 3. The process of juridification of Western society - 4. Law and technology - 5. Western law and the law of surviving societies - 6. Mute law - 7. Animal law

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Chapter 2 The Western legal tradition

1. The Roman invention of law - 2. Classical Roman law and the Justinian compilation - 3. The medieval renaissance of Roman law - 4. The continental ius commune and the English common law - 5. The advent of national law (ius patrium) and the ideal of ITS codification

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Chapter 3 National and international law

1. Statism and nationalism of contemporary Western laws - 2. The establishment of the Westphalian paradigm: the split of national and international law - 3. Comparative law - 4. Private international law - 5. Uniform law

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Chapter 4 Civil law and common law jurisdictions

1. The legacy of Roman law in Europe - 2. The division between civil law and common law traditions - 3. Civil law jurisdictions - 4. National codifications of private law between nineteenth and twentieth century - 5. Common law jurisdictions - 6. Mixed jurisdictions

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Chapter 5 Law and justice

1. Two (incompatible?) views of law - 2. Natural law and human reason - 3. Positive law and political power - 4. The dilemma of unjust law - 5. The renaissance of natural law after World War II

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Chapter 6 Rules, principles, legal systems

1. The rules - 2. The legal systems - 3. The principles of law

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Chapter 7 Private law and its sources

1. The traditional divide of private and public law - 2. The sources of national law - 3. The formation of commercial law and its relationship with the rest of private law

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Chapter 8 European law

1. European Union law (acquis communautaire) - 2. The European common core of national private laws (acquis commune) - 3. The prospective of a European codification of private law

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Chapter 9 Legal concepts and legal studies

1. Begriffsjurisprudenz and Interessenjurisprudenz - 2. American classicism - 3. American legal realism - 4. Interdisciplinary methods: Law and economics

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Chapter 10 Juridical facts and juridical acts

1. The legal relevance of natural events and human behavior - 2. The German tripartite taxonomy of juridical facts, juridical acts, and legal transactions - 3. The French bipartite taxonomy of juridical facts and juridical acts - 4. The eclectic Italian taxonomy of juridical facts and juridical acts - 5. The European taxonomy and the centrality of legal transactions (or juridical acts) in private law

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Chapter 11 Rights and duties

1. The concept of juridical positions - 2. The concept of legal relations - 3. The positions of ‘can do’: powers (and power-rights) - 4. The position of ‘may do’: privileges (or freedoms) and licenses - 5. The concept and classification of (subjective) rights - 6. Prescription (statutes of limitation) and statutes of repose (or nonclaim statutes)

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Chapter 12 Legal subjects

1. Legal personhood - 2. The capacity (or power) to act

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