The Roman Jurists and the Legal Science

24 Pages Posted: 30 Jun 2017

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Rafael Domingo

Emory University School of Law; University of Navarra - School of Law

Date Written: June 28, 2017

Abstract

The author explores the distinct group of Roman jurists, who constituted a phenomenon specific to Roman culture. They cultivated a sophisticated and practical legal science and produced a substantial literature in the field of law: commentaries on civil law and on the praetorian edict, collections of legal opinions or legal distinctions, monographs on legal topics, and so on.

Keywords: Roman Law, Roman Jurists, Jurisprudence, Ulpian, Papinian, Paulus, Labeo

Suggested Citation

Domingo, Rafael, The Roman Jurists and the Legal Science (June 28, 2017). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2994130 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2994130

Rafael Domingo (Contact Author)

Emory University School of Law ( email )

1301 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322
United States

HOME PAGE: http://law.emory.edu/

University of Navarra - School of Law ( email )

Universidad de Navarra
Campus Universitario
Pamplona, Navarra 31009
Spain

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