Ancient Roman Law

CLST 308

Introduction to Roman law, from the Twelve Tables to the Code of Justinian. Students read Roman texts in translation, learn how to use legal texts as sources for Roman history and society, and make connections between Roman law and modern legal systems. No previous knowledge of Latin or Roman history is required.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • HISTORY 240
  • POLSCI 381
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring