Catalog

OF THE VOCATION OF OUR AGE FOR LEGISLATION AND JURISPRUDENCE TRANSLATED BY ABRAHAM HAYWARD

Savigny, Friedrich Karl von; Hayward, Abraham


Item #: 10565

Pages: 192p.
Published: Union; Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.;

Subjects: COMPARATIVE LAW, GERMAN LAW, LEGAL HISTORY

Written in the wake of the Napoleonic Wars and the Congressof Vienna, the Vocation proposed a common legal code for thenewly liberated German states, and attacked Thibaut'sadvocacy of a code based on natural law. Though he aimed inpart to improve the administration of justice, Von Savignyhoped that a common legal system would serve a larger goal:the promotion of a spirit of unity among Germans.Reprinted by the Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.Distributed by William S. Hein & Co., Inc.

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