Publisher: Carolina Academic Press (September 1, 2000)
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This ebook synthesizes legislation in old Mesopotamia from its beginnings (roughly 3000 BC) to approximately 1600 BC. writer Russ VerSteeg explains Mesopotamian legislation utilizing glossy felony different types as issues of reference so that it will make the topic extra available to the reader. Early Mesopotamian legislations is the 1st publication of its style, filling a void of knowledge left by way of so much historic legislations books, which debate the legislation of old Greece and Rome. It brings jointly details from many books on Mesopotamian historical past; translations of historical legislation collections and records; in addition to monographs, magazine articles, and unpublished papers facing really good elements of Mesopotamian legislations. This ebook may be of curiosity to students of close to japanese reviews who desire to have a unmarried quantity overlaying the fundamentals of early Mesopotamian legislation in addition to to legislations scholars and legal professionals who're drawn to criminal background. issues lined comprise: half 1: evaluation, Justice, association and method - the legislation collections ("codes"); justice and jurisprudence (the position of law); criminal association and team of workers and felony approach; half 2: sizeable legislations - own prestige; the relatives; inheritance and succession; legal legislation; torts; estate; and exchange, contracts and company legislation.