Analysis of Maine"s "Ancient law" with notes. by J. Basil Oldham

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Sir Henry Maine’s “Ancient Law” is now a classical text. The object of this edition is to reproduce it, accompanied by such help to right understanding and profitable use as a younger generation may reasonably require. More than forty years have passed since the book was first published in Professor Maine traces the English and American law of persons, family, property, and contract to their earliest documented sources in Indo-European cultures as ofwith an update in As you'd expect, most of our currentl law derives from ancient Rome, but Roman law itself evolved considerably from tribal origins throug the Republican period and the post-Republican empire.5/5(3).

Maine published Ancient Law inwhich winds up being interesting to the reader for a few reasons. Maine’s view of law and society is refreshingly Victorian, first of all, in the sense that it is plain and straightforward, unencumbered by any of the dubious intellectual fashions found in the 20th century or /5.

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Henry Sumner Maine, an English jurist and historian, was a professor at Cambridge University and Trinity College and Oxford University. This book is a pioneering comparative study that traces the origins and history of the law of property, contracts, wills and estates, and crimes up through the nineteenth by: 4.

In his works, especially in Ancient Law (), Maine contrasted early societies in which social relations are dominated by status with “progressive” (complex) societies in which social relations are predominantly determined by contract. By status Maine meant “a condition of society in which all the relations of Persons are summed up in the relations of Family” ([]p.

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Sir Henry Maine, in full Sir Henry James Sumner Maine, (born AugKelso, Roxburgh, Scotland—died February 3,Cannes, France), British jurist and legal historian who pioneered the study of comparative law, notably primitive law and anthropological jurisprudence. While professor of civil law at the University of Cambridge (–54), Maine also began lecturing on Roman law.

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