The Stair Society: Scotland’s Legal History Society

Miscellany VI by Various Authors

Stair Society Volume 54

Preface – Peter G B McNeill

‘Stair and the Natural Law Tradition: Still Relevant?’ – Neil MacCormick

‘Law, Morality and Sir George Mackenzie’ – O F Robinson

‘Sir Alexander Seton of Pitmedden’ – Douglas J Cusine

‘Scottish Benefices and the Commissary Court of Edinburgh: The Example of McGibbon v Struthers‘ – Thomas Green

‘Environmental Legislation of the Scottish Parliament’ – Colin T Reid

‘The Marriage (Scotland) Bill 1755’ – Brian Dempsey

‘Learning, Honour and Patronage: The Career of Andrew McDouall, Lord Bankton 1746-61’ – Andrew R C Simpson

‘Scotland’s First Women Law Graduates: An Edinburgh Centenary’ – Hector L MacQueen

‘Common Law Evolution: The Influencee of Mixed Legal Systems’ – David Ibbetson

‘The Stair Society – The Middle Years’ – Thomas H Drysdale

‘”The Strange Habits of the English”‘ – Lord Hope of Craighead

‘Thoughts from Nearly Forty Years Ago’ – Karen Bruce Lockhart

Edited by Professor Hector L MacQueen, with a preface by Sheriff Peter G B McNeill

Published 2009

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