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Scots law into the 21st century

Scots law into the 21st century

essays inhonour of W.A. Wilson

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Published by W. Green/Sweet & Maxwell in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law -- Scotland.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesScots law into the twenty-first century.
    Statementedited by Hector L. MacQueen.
    ContributionsMacQueen, Hector L., Wilson, W. A. 1928-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 294 p. ;
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22179157M
    ISBN 100414011406

    Eighteenth-Century Scotland is the annual newsletter of ECSSS, published every spring since It contains articles, announcements, and news about our members, as well as an annual bibliography of recent articles by members and a large section of book reviews. A carefully selected list of cheap Scots Law books. Brand new and second-hand law books found in many a good Scottish Law Bookshop but at affordable cost.

      As Chris Bambery makes clear in his new book, This attitude has become an unchallenged certainty of the 20th and 21st century Scots literary scene. Scots writers summoned into being some. McFadden/ Somersett Dig. The Maine Ulster Scots Project, under the leadership and supervision of Pamela Crane, historical archaeologist, with the help and co-operation of the McFadden family, are researching, investigating, and documenting this "first footprint" homestead of a Ulster-Scot family at the former Somersett Colony on the westerly shore of Merrymeeting Bay.

    This guest post comes from Suzanne Black, second-year PhD candidate in English literature at the University of Edinburgh, who attended a recent event in our 21st-Century Book Historian series. The series is a collaboration between the Universities of Edinburgh, Stirling and Dundee which provides PhD students with hands-on training in the. See in particular E M Clive, 'A Scottish civil code', in H L MacQueen (ed), Scots Law into the 21st Century (Edinburgh, ), pp. Contrast however in the same volume A D M Forte, 'If it ain't broke, don't fix it: on not codifying commercial law', pp.


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