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Burgerlijk Wetboek for Kids (Civil Code for Kids)

Tijdschrift voor Privaatrecht, pp. 405-408, 2003

4 Pages Posted: 5 Dec 2011 Last revised: 15 Aug 2013

Alain Laurent P. G. Verbeke

University of Leuven, Director Rector Roger Dillemans Family Property Law Institute, Codirector Institute for Contract Law, Codirector Leuven Center for Notary Law; Harvard Law School; University of Leuven, Faculty of Psychology; Tilburg Law School Department of Private Law and TISCO; Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) - Católica Global School of Law; Greenille by Laga

Date Written: October 20, 2003

Abstract

In deze paper argumenteer ik dat juridische teksten zoals het Burgerlijk wetboek zouden moeten geschreven zijn in een taal die verstaanbaar is voor kinderen van 12 jaar.

In this paper I argue that legal texts such as the Civil Code should be written in a language that is understandable for children of about 12 years.

Notes: Downloadable document is in Dutch.

Keywords: Civil Code, Language, Kids

JEL Classification: K00, K11, K12

Suggested Citation

Verbeke, Alain Laurent P. G., Burgerlijk Wetboek for Kids (Civil Code for Kids) (October 20, 2003). Tijdschrift voor Privaatrecht, pp. 405-408, 2003. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1946824

Alain Laurent P. G. Verbeke (Contact Author)

University of Leuven, Director Rector Roger Dillemans Family Property Law Institute, Codirector Institute for Contract Law, Codirector Leuven Center for Notary Law ( email )

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Leuven, 3000
Belgium
003216325203 (Phone)
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University of Leuven, Faculty of Psychology

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Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant 3000
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Tilburg, 5000 LE
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Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) - Católica Global School of Law

Lisboa
Portugal

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