LOCATION4th Floor
Call No. K282 .B43 2010
Author Bederman, David J.
Title Custom as a source of law / David J. Bederman.
Location Volume/Copy Barcode Status
 4th Floor  K282 .B43 2010    3500501309614.  
 Prefaceix
 Abbreviationsxiii
pt. One Customary Law in Perspective 
1.Anthropology: Custom in Preliterate Societies3
2.Culture: The Western Legal Tradition of Positivism16
3.History: The Common Law and Custom27
4.Economics, Sociobiology, and Psychology: The Human Impulse of Custom42
pt. Two Custom in Domestic Legal Systems 
5.Family Law57
6.Property68
7.Contracts80
8.Torts91
9.Constitutional Law101
pt. Three Custom in International Law 
10.Private International Law: International Commercial Usage117
11.Public International Law: Custom Among Nations135
 Conclusion: How and Why Custom Endures168
 Notes183
 Index257
Published Cambridge [U.K.] ; New York, N.Y. : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Description [xv], 266 p. ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Customary law.
Law -- Sources.
ISBN 9780521897044 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0521897041 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780521721820 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0521721822 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780511902437 (e-book)
0511902433 (e-book)
OCLC No. or Control No. 637038616