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Some Digest Texts of Ulpian Attributed to Paul

Tony Honoré

in Justinian's Digest: Character and Compilation

Published in print July 2010 | ISBN: 9780199593309
Published online May 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725166 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593309.003.0006
Some Digest Texts of Ulpian Attributed to Paul

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This chapter is concerned with texts attributed in the Digest to Paul but which seem really to be texts of Ulpian. The reason for thinking that these texts are wrongly inscribed is mainly the difference in style between the two writers, but also turns in part on the way in which Digest titles were constructed. Moreover, differences of style are not ultimately distinct from differences in legal outlook.

Keywords: Justinian; Digest; Corpus Iuris Civilis; Paul; Ulpian

Chapter.  7135 words. 

Subjects: History of Law

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