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A mixed legal system in transition : T.B. Smith and the progress of Scots law

Author: Elspeth Reid; D L Carey Miller
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, cop. 2005.
Series: Edinburgh studies in law, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays considers the work of Professor Sir Thomas Smith QC (1915--1988) and, through that work, the development of Scots law as a mixed legal system.

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Named Person: T B Smith; T B Smith
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elspeth Reid; D L Carey Miller
ISBN: 0748623353 9780748623358
OCLC Number: 912403094
Description: [ix], 332 p. : 1 port. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Preface; List of Contributors; List of Abbreviations; 1 While One Hundred Remain: T B Smith and the Progress of Scots Law; Kenneth G C Reid; 2 The Rational and the National: Thomas Brown Smith; George L Gretton; 3 Two Toms and an Ideology for Scots Law: T B Smith and Lord Cooper of Culross; Hector L MacQueen; 4 T B Smith as a Legal Historian; John Blackie; 5 Borrowing from English Equity and Minority Shareholders' Actions; Niall R Whitty; 6 "Calculated to our Meridian"? The Ius Commune, Lex Mercatoria and Scots Commercial Law in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries; A D M Forte; 7 Glory with Gloag or the Stake with Stair? T B Smith and the Scots Law of Contract; Hector L MacQueen; 8 T B Smith's Property; D L Carey Miller; 9 T B Smith: a Pioneer of Modern Medical Jurisprudence; David W Meyers; 10 [to follow]; C Gane; 11 Strange Gods in the Twenty-First Century: the Doctrine of Aemulatio Vicini; Elspeth Reid; 12 Travelling the High Road with T B Smith: Nationalism and Internationalism in the Defence of the Civilian Tradition; Vernon Valentine Palmer; 13 The Ties that Bind: T B Smith as a Comparative Lawyer; Daniel Visser; 14 The Recognition Principle - Tracing Sir Thomas' Vision to the Present European Law; Erich Schanze; 15 Professor Sir Thomas Smith QC - a Bibliography; Ross Gilbert Anderson; Index.
Series Title: Edinburgh studies in law, 1.
Responsibility: edited by Elspeth Reid and David L. Carey Miller.

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All the essays are interesting and well written: TB who loved language would have been delighted... This timely book [makes] a valiant attempt to assess his contribution to the law of Scotland. Read more...

 
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