Stoicism and its Influence on the Roman Law

Apasiev, Dimitar and Stojanov, Trajce (2015) Stoicism and its Influence on the Roman Law. International Journal of Sciences: Basic and Applied Research, 23 (1). pp. 88-92. ISSN 2307-4531

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Quite correct view is that Stoicism give the theoretical basis of the Roman idea of Natural law (lat. Ius naturale), because the ethical teachings of the Stoics could easily be adapted to the practical needs of expanding Roman Empire. And exactly, the idea that the right of the Citizen is the primary category vis-à-vis the right of the State experienced its ultimate embodiment precisely in the Roman law.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Humanities > History and archaeology
Social Sciences > Law
Humanities > Philosophy, ethics and religion
Social Sciences > Political Science
Social Sciences > Sociology
Divisions: Faculty of Law
Depositing User: Dimitar Apasiev
Date Deposited: 03 Jun 2015 10:07
Last Modified: 03 Jun 2015 10:07

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