The Roman Concept of Lex Contractus

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Abstract / Description of output

This article investigates the scope and function of the written terms of a contract in Roman law. It investigates the semantics of these written accounts in an attempt to understand the Roman concept of contract and the legal conventions that governed it.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)79-94
Number of pages15
JournalRoman Legal Tradition
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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  • contract, contractus, lex, written records, consensual agreements.


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