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A Friendship in the Law: David Daube and T. B. Smith

Research output: Working paper

Original languageEnglish
PublisherUniversity of Edinburgh, School of Law, Working Papers
Number of pages56
Publication statusPublished - 18 Nov 2012

Publication series

NameEdinburgh Law School Working Papers Series


A study of the relationship between David Daube and T. B. Smith, with particular focus on their period as colleagues at Aberdeen University in the early 1950s. The piece also considers their position in relation to the recent experience of World War II and Nazi Germany. An appendix publishes the texts of relevant correspondence between the two men.

    Research areas

  • Legal history, Roman law, Comparative law, David Daube, T. B. Smith, Aberdeen University

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