Jurists uprooted : German-speaking émigré lawyers in twentieth-century Britain (Book, 2004) [WorldCat.org]
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Jurists uprooted : German-speaking émigré lawyers in twentieth-century Britain

Author: J Beatson; Reinhard Zimmermann
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Recent years have seen a growing body of literature on the contribution of scientists, historians, and literary and artistic figures who were forced to leave Germany and Austria after Hitler came to power. This volume is the first study of the important contribution of refugee and emigre legal scholars to the development of English law."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jurists uprooted.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004
(OCoLC)607676586
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Beatson; Reinhard Zimmermann
ISBN: 0199270589 9780199270583
OCLC Number: 56437758
Description: xvi, 850 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 'Was Heimat hiebs, nun heibst es Hölle': the emigration of lawyers from Hitler's Germany: political background, legal framework, and cultural context / Reinhard Zimmermann --
Aleins, enemy aliens, and friendly enemy aliens: Britain as a home form emigré and refugee lawyers / Jack Beatson --
Fritz Schulz (1879-1957) / Wolfgang Ernst --
Fritz Pringsheim (1882-1967) / Tony Honoré --
David Daube (1909-1999) / Alan Rodger --
Roman law in twentieth-century Britain / Peter Birks --
Hermann Kantorowicz (1877-1940) and Walter Ullmann (1910-1983) / David Ibbetson --
Otto Kahn-Freund (1900-1979) / Mark Freedland --
Ernst J. Cohn (1904-1976) / Werner Lorenz --
Comparative law in twentieth-century England / J.A. Jolowicz --
Clive M. Schmitthoff (1903-1990) / John N. Adams --
F.A. Mann (1907-1991) / Lawrence Collins --
Plate section: Photographs of the German-speaking emigré lawyers --
Martin Wolff (1872-1953) / Gerhard Dannemann --
Kurt Lipstein (*1909) / Christopher Forsyth --
Private international law in twentieth-century England / Peter North --
Wolfgang Friedmann (1907-1972), with an Excursus on Gustav Radbruch (1878-1949) / John Bell --
Gerhard Leibholz (1901-1982) / Manfred H. Wiegandt --
Lassa Oppenheim (1858-1919) / Mathias Schmoeckel --
Hersch Lauterpacht (1897-1960) / Martti Koskenniemi --
Georg Schwarzenberger (1908-1991) / Stephanie Steinle --
Public international law in twentieth-century England / James Crawford --
Hermann Mannheim (1889-1974) and Max Grünhut (1893-1964) / Roger Hood --
Emigré legal scholars in Britain --
personal recollections / Peter Stein --
German refugees in Oxford --
some personal recollections / Barry Nicholas --
Kurt Lipstein --
the scholar and the man / Christian v. Bar --
Cambridge 1933-2002 / Kurt Lipstein --
Appendix / Frank Wooldridge, Jack Beatson, Reinhard Zimmermann.
Responsibility: edited by Jack Beatson and Reinhard Zimmermann.
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Presents a study of the contribution of refugee and emigre legal scholars to the development of English law. This book considers nineteen legal scholars trained in Germany or Austria and who made  Read more...

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