Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - The Royal Prerogative and the Learning of the Inns of Court by Margaret McGlynn

Between the mid-fifteenth and mid-sixteenth century Prerogativa Regis, a central text of fiscal feudalism, was introduced into the curriculum of the Inns of Court, developed, and then abandoned. This book argues that while lawyers often turned their attention to the text when political and financial issues brought it to the fore, they sought to maintain an intellectual consistency and coherence in the law. Discussions of both substance and procedure demonstrate how readers reflected the concerns of their time in the topics they chose to consider and how they drew on the learning of both their predecessors and their peers at the Inns. The first study based primarily on readings, this book threw light on legal education, early Tudor financial and administrative procedure, and the relationship between the ways that law was made, taught and used.

Buy The Royal Prerogative and the Learning of the Inns of Court by Margaret McGlynn from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521187695
ISBN-10: 0521187699
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 19mm)
Pages: 362
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 9-Dec-2010
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - The Royal Prerogative and the Learning of the Inns of Court by Margaret McGlynn

Book Reviews - The Royal Prerogative and the Learning of the Inns of Court by Margaret McGlynn

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Royal Prerogative and the Learning of the Inns of Court book by Margaret McGlynn and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review