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Law without precedent; legal ideas in action in the courts of colonial Busoga

Author: Lloyd A Fallers
Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press [1969]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lloyd A Fallers
ISBN: 0226236811 9780226236810
OCLC Number: 74161
Description: xi, 365 pages illustrations, maps 24 cm
Contents: An African legal system in comparative perspective. --
The setting: the Basoga and their courts. --
Judges and dockets. --
The courts at work: husbands and lovers. --
In-laws at odds: harboring, eating two hens, divorce, bridewealth debt. --
Land in litigation: law in a changing institutional setting. --
Hadman and peasant: the growth of a law of tenancy. --
Soga law considered.
Responsibility: [by] Lloyd A. Fallers.

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