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A Return to That Other Country: Legal History as Comparative Law

  • Derek Roebuck
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Abstract

The chapter themes are: What is Legal History? What is Comparative Law? What are the Techniques of Legal Historians? What are the Techniques of Comparative Lawyers? What are the Aims of Legal Historians? What are the Aims of Comparative Lawyers? Is Comparative Law any more than Legal History? Is Legal History any more than Comparative Law?; and what has been learned in the last Quarter of a Century?

Keywords

Comparative Law Function Legal history Method 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Derek Roebuck
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Advanced Legal StudiesUniversity of LondonLondonUK

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