DO4RIPR03 Reception of Roman Law II.

Faculty of Law
Spring 2023
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
doc. JUDr. Pavel Salák, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. JUDr. Pavel Salák, Ph.D.
Department of the History of the State and Law – Faculty of Law
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The course focuses on the influence of Roman law in the Middle Ages and the modern history in the region of Germany and the region of Czech lands.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course, students will be able to ;
Orientate in schools of legal thinking of the period in question;
Find appropriate sources for their thesis topic;
Characterize specific schools of legal thinking and its main representatives;
Analyse specific sources ;
Determine the context and significance of specific sources;
Apply the knowledge about the reception in order to find materials for their thesis topic
  • Medieval reception in Germany
  • Usus modernus pandectarum
  • Pandectistic
  • Medieval reception in Bohemia
  • Reception in BOhemia in 18.-21. Century
    required literature
  • JHERING, Rudolf von. Geist des römischen Rechts auf den verschiedenen Stufen seiner Entwicklung. Zweiter Theil, erste Abtheilung. 5. Aufl. Leipzig: Druck und Verlag von Breitkopf und Härtel, 1894.
    recommended literature
  • BELOW, Georg von. Die Ursachen der Rezeption des römischen Rechts in Deutschland. München: R. Oldenbourg, 1905. Historische Bibliothek.
  • SAVIGNY, Friedrich Carl von. Geschichte des römischen Rechts im Mittelalter.
Teaching methods
As a teaching method, there is an individual study of assigned expert literature and eventually individual expert consultations with lecturers.
Assessment methods
Discussion about the reception of a chosen institute of Roman law.
Language of instruction
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2021, Spring 2022.
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