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Brigstocke, Heather Renwick (1929 - 2004), Chairman, English-Speaking Union of the Commonwealth, 1993–99; High Mistress of St Paul’s Girls’ School, 1974–89

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Schools Studies; Political History; Politics; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Classical Studies; History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure. 356 words.

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FUENTES, Carlos (1928 - 2012), Professor at Large, Brown University, since 1995

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P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations; Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Classical Studies; Literature; History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 376 words.

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graphē paranomōn

Overview page. Subjects: History of Law — Classical Studies.

In Athens was a prosecution for the offence of proposing a decree or law which was contrary to an existing law in form or content. As soon as the accuser made a sworn statement that he...

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logographers

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies — History of Law.

(Gk. logographos),

as used by the contemporaries of Demosthenes (2), commonly means a speech‐writer for litigants in the courts, or else a writer of prose, as distinct from a poet....

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Masurius Sabinus

Overview page. Subjects: History of Law — Classical Studies.

(RE 29),

probably from Verona, a leading Roman lawyer of the first half of the 1st cent. ad. He was successful as a law teacher in Rome and counted the ...

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MOORE, John Michael (1935 - 2005), JP; Headmaster, The King’s School, Worcester, 1983–98

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Schools Studies; Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Classical Studies; History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure. 188 words.

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Papinian

Overview page. Subjects: History of Law — Classical Studies.

A leading lawyer of the Severan age and a close associate of the emperor Septimius Severus, probably came, like him, from Africa and had some exposure to Hellenistic culture. He was...

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