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Author Pérez Perdomo, Rogelio

Title Latin American lawyers : a historical introduction / Rogelio Pérez-Perdomo
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 171 pages)
Contents Lawyers and the civil law tradition -- The American lawyers of the Spanish monarchy -- Lawyers and the construction of nations -- From development to globalization
Summary This is a comprehensive history of the intellectual training and social placement of lawyers in Latin America. It examines the Roman legal roots of the Latin American tradition and traces the development of legal education and practice in Latin America from the 16th century to the present
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-171)
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Subject Law -- Study and teaching -- Latin America -- History
Practice of law -- Latin America -- History
LAW / International
Law -- Study and teaching.
Practice of law.
Latin America.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0804767696