By Herbert Hausmaninger, Richard Gamauf, George A. Sheets, George A. Sheets
This ebook presents a radical advent to Roman estate legislations by way of "cases," inclusive of short excerpts from Roman juristic assets within the unique Latin with accompanying English translations. The instances are chosen and grouped with a purpose to offer an outline of every subject and an orderly exposition of its elements. to every case is hooked up a suite of questions that invite the reader to, e.g., make clear ambiguities within the jurist's argument, reconcile one retaining with one other, offer lacking yet priceless evidence to account for the keeping, and/or interact in different analytical activities. Read more...
Read or Download A casebook on Roman property law PDF
Similar rome books
Никакая другая монументальная художественная форма не была так широко распространена в Римской империи, как скульптурный портрет, и его воздействие на городскую жизнь было значительным. Объединяя широкий социо-исторический обзор с полным анализом индивидуальных образов, их установкой и сопутствующими текстами, эта книга предлагает метод прочтения скульптурных портретов и их значения, даже тех, которые были давно изъяты из их первоначального контекста и теперь украшают галереи музеев.
Joseph Machebeuf has been overshadowed for greater than a century via his pal and fellow priest, Jean Baptiste Lamy. during this biography Machebeuf comes into his personal, rising as an immense determine within the unfold of eu Catholicism in the course of the American West. even if now not bodily powerful, Machebeuf's nickname "Trompe los angeles Mort" ("Death's Deceiver") mirrored his confident nature and indomitable will.
- Ancient Literacies: The Culture of Reading in Greece and Rome
- Rhetoric at Rome: A Historical Survey (Routledge Classical Studies)
- Foreign Clientelae, 264-70 B.C.
- Caius Marius
- A History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps, Volume 1: Classical Philosophy
Extra resources for A casebook on Roman property law
Note on the Text: On videatur (“signify”) see on Case 72. Signare means “to seal” or “afﬁx one’s seal to”; summutare (“to substitute, exchange”) could refer to the vessel but also to the wine. The facts: A wine vessel is marked with the buyer’s seal. It remains in the seller’s wine cellar. The legal question: Has the buyer taken possession with his seal? Discussion Questions: Trebatius afﬁrms that traditio [“delivery”] has taken place and therefore presupposes that the buyer has taken possession by agreement with the seller, who wishes to surrender possession.
Sed videamus, inquit, ne haec ipsa corporis traditio sit, quia nihil interest, utrum mihi an et cuilibet iusserim custodia tradatur. in eo puto hance quaestionem consistere, an, etiamsi corpore acervus aut amphorae adprehensae non sunt, nihilo minus traditae videantur: nihil video interesse, utrum ipse acervum an mandato meo aliquis cutodiat: utrubique animi quodam genere erit aestimanda. Translation: (Javolenus in the ﬁfth book of his Excerpts from the Posthumously Published Writings of Labeo)29 Labeo says that one can acquire possession of certain things animo: for example, when I buy a pile of logs and the seller authorizes me to take them away, the pile is seen to have been transferred as soon as I have taken custody of them.
We ﬁnd both narrower and broader interpretations of this corporeal principle and, in the following discussion, we aim to analyze the most important of the pertinent case-distinctions. The animus possidendi [“intention of possessing”] is a topic that Cases 7 and 11 are particularly concerned with. Literature: Schulz, F. Einführung in das studium der Digesten. Tübingen: Mohr, 1916, 16 ff. Gordon, W. M. Studies in the Transfer of Property by traditio. Aberdeen: University of Aberdeen, 1970, 44 ff.