Harold J. Berman as Historian and Prophet

Ius Commune 21 (2013): 224-227

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-303

6 Pages Posted: 2 Nov 2014 Last revised: 11 Aug 2019

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John Witte

Emory University School of Law

Date Written: 2013

Abstract

In this brief reflection on his mentor, John Witte describes Harold Berman’s theories of law and religion in the Western legal tradition, and the religious sources of his drive to produce a global integrative jurisprudence.

Keywords: Harold Berman; Law and Religion; Legal History; Western Legal Tradition; Jurisprudence; Eugen Rosenstock-Huessy

Suggested Citation

Witte, John, Harold J. Berman as Historian and Prophet (2013). Ius Commune 21 (2013): 224-227, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-303, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2517705

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