Revisiting the foundation of the College of Justice

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Abstract / Description of output

A reassessment of the Foundation of the College of Justice that contests the established view about the history of the foundation by a close reading of the documents of foundation suggesting the plan to found the College originated in Scotland, probbaly thought out by the Chancellor, Gavin Dunbar, and was a deliberate attempt to creat a modern court.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMiscellany Five
EditorsHector MacQueen
PublisherStair Society
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)1872517188, 9781872517186
Publication statusPublished - 2006

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • College of Justice
  • Gavin Dunbar
  • James V
  • Court of Session


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