CLCIV 472 - Roman Law
Section: 001
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Classical Civilization (CLCIV)
Department: LSA Classical Studies
Credits:
3
Other:
WorldLit
Enforced Prerequisites:
Sophomore or above.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course introduces the Roman legal system, and more generally the process and history of legal thinking as it was first developed by the Romans. The course concentrates on the Roman law that concerns wrongs done by one person to another, as a result of which the victim can sue the wrongdoer for damages; in Roman law these are called "delicts" (similar to our torts). Teaching is mainly by the case law method used in law schools. The course is graded on the basis of a midterm examination, a term paper, and a final exam.

CLCIV 472 - Roman Law
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MWF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
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ISBN: 0198760639
An introduction to Roman law, Author: by Barry Nicholas., Publisher: Clarendon Press 3rd ed. 1987
Required
ISBN: 1555402674
A casebook on the Roman law of delict, Author: by Bruce W. Frier., Publisher: Scholars Press 1989
Required
ISBN: 0226474089
Introduction to legal reasoning., Author: Edward H. Levi., Publisher: Univ Of Chicago Press [22. Dr.] 1999
Optional
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