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Voices Saved from Vanishing

30 Pages Posted: 26 Jun 2009  

Vivian Grosswald Curran

University of Pittsburgh - School of Law

Date Written: June 1, 2009

Abstract

Jurists Uprooted: German-speaking Émigré Lawyers in Twentieth-century Britain examines the lives of eighteen émigré lawyers and legal scholars who made their way to the United Kingdom, almost all to escape Nazism, and analyzes their impact on the development of English law.

Keywords: Jurists Uprooted: German-speaking Émigré Lawyers in Twentieth-century Britain, Jack Beatson, Reinhard Zimmermann, Nazism, comparative law, international law, Roman law, English law, British legal scholarship, émigré lawyers, émigré legal scholars, exile

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Curran, Vivian Grosswald, Voices Saved from Vanishing (June 1, 2009). University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 70, p. 435, 2009; U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-18. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1425187

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