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Orthodoxy and the Courts in Late Antiquity$
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Caroline Humfress

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780198208419

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2008

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208419.001.0001

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Introduction and Background

Introduction and Background

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(p.9) 1 Introduction and Background
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Orthodoxy and the Courts in Late Antiquity
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Caroline Humfress (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208419.003.002

This chapter discusses forensic practitioners and the development of Roman Law from the late Republic to the late Empire. It describes the interaction of forensic practitioners in court under the classical formulary procedure, and highlights their contribution to the development of new substantive law.

Keywords:   late Roman law, forensic practitioners, courts, classical formulary procedure, rhetoric

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