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Investing for GenerationsA History of the Alliance Trust

Investing for Generations: A History of the Alliance Trust

Charles Munn

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861438
eISBN:
9781474406192
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861438.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book provides a full history of the Alliance Trust, a Dundee-based financial institution that is one of Scotland's oldest and most interesting companies and the UK's largest general investment ... More

Latour and the Passage of Law

Latour and the Passage of Law

Kyle McGee (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780748697908
eISBN:
9781474416061
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748697908.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Thirteen essays exploring Bruno Latour's legal theory from a variety of disciplinary perspectives – including a chapter by Bruno Latour responding to the arguments and critiques offered in each ... More

Law Making and the Scottish ParliamentThe Early Years

Law Making and the Scottish Parliament: The Early Years

Elaine E Sutherland and Kay E Goodall

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748640195
eISBN:
9780748651498
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640195.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book offers a wide-ranging critical analysis of legislative developments in those areas of law and policy devolved to the Scottish Parliament under the devolution settlement. It begins with a ... More

Law, Lawyers, and HumanismSelected Essays on the History of Scots Law, Volume 1

Law, Lawyers, and Humanism: Selected Essays on the History of Scots Law, Volume 1

John W Cairns

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780748682096
eISBN:
9781474415989
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748682096.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

The first of two volumes, this collection of essays on Scots law represents a selection of the most cited articles published by Professor John W. Cairns over a distinguished career in legal history. ... More

Lord KamesLegal and Social Theorist

Lord Kames: Legal and Social Theorist

Andreas Rahmatian

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780748676736
eISBN:
9781474412315
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748676736.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Lord Kames (Henry Home, 1696–1782) is one of the best known figures of the Scottish Enlightenment by name, and one of the least known in relation to his actual writings. He was a Scottish judge, ... More

Medicine, Law and Public Policy in Scotlandc. 1850-1990

Medicine, Law and Public Policy in Scotland: c. 1850-1990

Mark Freemen, Eleanor Gordon, and Krista Maglen (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781845861162
eISBN:
9781474406222
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861162.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This book amrks the contribution of Anne Crowther to scholarship in British history. Focusing on Scotland, it draws together the three main strands of Professor Crowther’s academic research – ... More

Mixed Jurisdictions ComparedPrivate Law in Louisiana and Scotland

Mixed Jurisdictions Compared: Private Law in Louisiana and Scotland

Vernon Palmer and Elspeth Reid

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638864
eISBN:
9780748651443
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638864.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

Returning to a theme featured in some of the earlier volumes in the Edinburgh Studies in Law series, this volume offers an in-depth study of ‘mixed jurisdictions’ — legal systems that combine ... More

A Mixed Legal System in TransitionT. B. Smith and the Progress of Scots Law

A Mixed Legal System in Transition: T. B. Smith and the Progress of Scots Law

Elspeth Reid and David Carey Miller

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623358
eISBN:
9780748651467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623358.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book considers the work of Professor Sir Thomas Smith QC (1915–1988) and, through that work, the development of Scots law as a mixed legal system. Smith was a leading figure in the revival of ... More

New FrontiersLaw and Society in the Roman World

New Frontiers: Law and Society in the Roman World

Paul J. du Plessis (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748668175
eISBN:
9780748684328
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748668175.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Roman law as a field of study is rapidly evolving to reflect new perspectives and approaches in research. Scholars who work on the subject are increasingly being asked to conduct research in an ... More

Oil and Gas LawCurrent Practice & Emerging Trends

Oil and Gas Law: Current Practice & Emerging Trends

Greg Gordon, John Paterson, and Emre Usenmez (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781845861018
eISBN:
9781474406239
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861018.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This highly successful bookbrings together academic and practicing lawyers to consider the key legalissues facing the United Kingdom as it becomes a progressively more mature hydrocarbon province. ... More

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