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Law in the Age of Crisis

Tony Honoré

in Law in the Crisis of Empire 379-455 AD

Published in print May 1998 | ISBN: 9780198260783
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191682155 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198260783.003.0001
Law in the Age of Crisis

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This chapter discusses a summary of the analysis of laws and legal culture presented in the following chapters. This summary also assumes the correctness of the results of that analysis and places them in an even wider context. The discussion also touches on the subject of law in the Roman Empire during the Theodosian age, which was considered as a time of crisis.

Keywords: legal culture; law; Roman Empire; Theodosian age

Chapter.  15048 words. 

Subjects: History of Law

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