The articles must fulfill the criteria written in the guidelines for authors.The executive editor decides on whether to publish the articles and in which order.Csaba Cservk: A Historical Overview of the Emergence of Certain Electoral Systems Around the world we can face with a big diversity in the voting systems.
The central question is, which functions has the text besides being a law code?The encyclopedic character of this work, provides an insight into daily life of medieval Castile and mirrors the historical frame in which it was written.According to these efforts a singular script, conserved by the Moravian State Archive, is dealing with the introduction of the Codex Theresianus.It offers an insight into the methods of applicating and practising sources of law by the members of this commission under the leadership of Joseph Azzoni, an expert on Bohemian law.First, to determine the objects of comparison and the sources of analysis, despite the variety of verbal shortcuts (the initial stage of research).
Second, to analyse legal norms from the perspective of solving social problems in the past, to study the 'law in action'.
The publisher of the Journal on European History of Law is the STS Science Centre Ltd. The European Society for History of Law closely cooperates with the STS Science Centre Ltd. At the same time, reviews of books with historical themes are being published.
It is assigned for law-historians and Romanists that want to share with their colleagues the results of their research in this field.
Andrew Watson: Changes and Influences on Jury Advocacy in England and Wales during the Second Half of the Twentieth Century Alterations in advocacy during the second half of the 20th Century before juries in English and Welsh courts, are considered. von Kastilien The Siete Partidas, the famous law code, of Alfons X.
Reasons for them included: falling away in the use of Aristotles ancient order of closing speeches, an enormous expansion in eligibility to serve on juries, following the Juries Act 1974, resulting in major adjustment to the way jurors were addressed and to different allusions and references used by advocates; reduction, and eventual abolition, by the Criminal Justice Act, 1988, of peremptory challenge of jurors; prosecutions conducted in greater measured tones and more methodical and less aggressive defences; reduced weight given to police evidence by jurors; less heavy drinking , generally little discussed, by some barristers, and the positive effects of this on their performance in court; a rise of plea bargaining and the need to mitigate effectively after guilty pleas; introduction of Social Enquiry Reports and their effect on pleas in mitigation; the need to make, and respond to, submissions arising out of key changes in evidence and procedure. of Castile, written in the 13th century offers us a great variety of topics which have to be investigated more detailed.
Keywords Alfons X.; Siete Partidas; 13th century; discourse analysis. Enlightenment Philosophy and Hereditary Monarchy Hereditary monarchy and enlightenment political theory hardly seem to be reconciled at first glance.