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Recta ratio
Recta ratio

Author(s): Maria Kostova
Subject(s): Law, Constitution, Jurisprudence, History of Law, Philosophy of Law, Sociology of Law
Published by: Великотърновски университет „Св. св. Кирил и Методий”
Keywords: ratio naturalis; pre-Stoic ideas; Gaius; the principle of mentalism; iurisprudentia

Summary/Abstract: The article concerns the supposition that ratio naturalis has a pre-Stoic origin. The term ratio naturalis expresses the universal principle of rationality or mentalism. It was brought to light and included in Roman law for the first time probably by Gaius, and it was adopted by other Roman jurists.

  • Issue Year: 20/2020
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 97-103
  • Page Count: 7
  • Language: English