Stoicism and its Influence on the Roman Law

Stojanov, Trajce and Apasiev, Dimitar (2015) Stoicism and its Influence on the Roman Law. International Journal of Sciences: Basic and Applied Research (IJSBAR), 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.
Keywords: Stoicism; Roman law; praetors; Ius honorarium; bona fide.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Social Sciences > Law
Humanities > Philosophy, ethics and religion
Social Sciences > Political Science
Social Sciences > Sociology
Divisions: Faculty of Educational Science
Depositing User: Trajce Stojanov
Date Deposited: 19 Apr 2018 14:29
Last Modified: 19 Apr 2018 14:29

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