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Ancient Law (Revised edition)

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Best known as a history of progress, Ancient Law is the enduring work of the 19th-century legal historian Henry Sumner Maine. Even those who have never read Ancient Law may find Maine's famous phrase "from status to contract" familiar. His narrative spans the ancient world, in which individuals were tightly bound by status to traditional groups, and the modern one, in which individuals are viewed as autonomous beings, free to make contracts and form associations with whomever they choose. Maine's dichotomy between status ...

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0765807955

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9780765807953

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The Ancient Law
2020, Outlook Verlag

ISBN-13: 9783752325850

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The Ancient Law
2020, Outlook Verlag

ISBN-13: 9783752380194

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Ancient Law
2019, Cosimo Classics

ISBN-13: 9781945934629

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Ancient Law
2013, Wildside Press

ISBN-13: 9781434433664

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Ancient Law
2012, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781469927954

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Ancient Law
2011, Nabu Press, Charleston SC

ISBN-13: 9781179917436

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Ancient Law
2008, Book Jungle

ISBN-13: 9781438504889

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Ancient Law
2008, Maine Press, Alcester

ISBN-13: 9781443727716

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Ancient Law
2007, Maine Press, Alcester

ISBN-13: 9781406751819

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Ancient Law
2005, Cosimo Classics

ISBN-13: 9781596052260

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Ancient Law
2001, Routledge, New Brunswick, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780765807953

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Ancient Law
2000, Beard Books, Frederick

ISBN-13: 9781587980688

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Ancient Law
1987, Dorset Press

ISBN-13: 9780880291019

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Ancient Law
1954, Dutton Books

ISBN-13: 9780460007344

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