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Five Legal Revolutions Since the 17th Century An Analysis of a Global Legal History Series: Studies in the History of Law and Justice, Vol. 1 Halpérin, Jean-Louis 2014, XVI, 194 p. 1 illus.
Proposes an original analysis of a global legal history in Modern Times (since the 17th century) Constitutes a unique study, testing the concept of "legal revolution" on an historical basis through to the presentProvokes new debates in legal philosophy about the rule of change This book presents an analysis of global legal history in Modern times, questioning the effect of political revolutions since the 17th century on the legal field. Readers will discover a non-linear approach to legal history as this work investigates the ways in which law is created. These chapters look at factors in legal revolution such as the role of agents, the policy of applying and publicis…