The Roman Jurists and the Legal Science
24 Pages Posted: 30 Jun 2017
Date Written: June 28, 2017
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
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