Middlebury
header image

HIST0332Z-S14

Roman Law
Please register via CLAS 0332Z

Roman Law
The Romans' codification of civil law is often considered their greatest intellectual achievement and most original and influential contribution to the world. This course treats the four main divisions of Roman law (persons, property, obligations, and succession). Great emphasis is placed on the role of law in Roman society. How did the law influence the lives of Roman citizens living under it? How did ordinary Roman citizens shape the law? Students will come to understand the principles of Roman law through actual cases. Designed for students with some background in Roman history and/or literature. 2 hrs. lect./1 disc.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
22168

Course

HIST0332

All Sections in Spring 2014

Spring 2014

HIST0332A-S14 Lecture (Chaplin)
HIST0332Y-S14 Discussion (Chaplin)
HIST0332Z-S14 Discussion (Chaplin)