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Published: 24 November 2016

498 Pages | 6 black-and-white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198744450

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The Emperor of Law

The Emergence of Roman Imperial Adjudication

Kaius Tuori

Oxford Studies in Roman Society & Law

  • Offers a fundamental reinterpretation of the advent of imperial supremacy in Roman law that introduces historical narrative studies to the field
  • Synthesizes insights from ancient history, classics, and legal theory to offer a new and illuminating approach
  • Sets the development of imperial adjudication in a broader cultural and historical context, allowing informative conclusions to be drawn beyond the field of Roman law