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Published by University of Chicago Press

Published in print June 2010 | ISBN: 9780226803067
Published online March 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780226803074 | DOI:

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This introductory chapter begins with discussions of how the emergence of writing, printing, communications technologies, and the Internet will impact the law and the legal system, followed by an overview of the topics covered in the subsequent chapters, namely wills, contracts, statutes, and judicial opinions.

Keywords: writing; law; legal system; wills; contracts; statures; judicial opinions

Chapter.  4813 words. 

Subjects: History of Law

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