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Ideas and procedures in African customary law

International African Seminar Haile Sellassie I University 1966.

Ideas and procedures in African customary law

studies presented and discussed at the Eighth International African Seminar at the Haile Sellassie I University, Addis Ababa, January 1966.

by International African Seminar Haile Sellassie I University 1966.

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Published by Published for the International African Institute by the Oxford U.P. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Customary law -- Africa

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Max Gluckman, with an introduction by A. N. Allott, A. L. Epstein, and M. Gluckman.
      ContributionsGluckman, Max, 1911-1975, ed., International African Institute., Haile Sellassie I University.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 361 p.
      Number of Pages361
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4955896M
      LC Control Number76385702

      A SOURCEBOOK OF AFRICAN CUSTOMARY LAW FOR SOUTHERN AFRICA by TW Bennett (assisted by NS Peart) Juta Í pp lix and Price R78,00 (soft cover) A sourcebook of African customary law for southern Africa is the first book on indigenous law in South Africa to include a comprehensive jurisprudential background to that component of South African law. Ideas and Procedures in African Customary Law: Studies Presented and Discussed at the Eighth International African Seminar at the Haile Sellassie I University, Addis Ababa, January Volume 30 by.

      acceptance of the various systems of customary law in place in South Africa. This Note, using intestate succession procedures in South Africa as an example, proposes that the recognition given to customary law in the new Constitution is scarcely more than lip service and that, if reform movementsFile Size: 1MB. CUSTOMARY LAW SYSTEMS AND MIXED SYSTEMS WITH A CUSTOMARY LAW TRADITION. Ideas and Procedures in African Customary law, London, International African Institute and Oxford University Press, GLUCKMAN, M., Politics, Law and Ritual in .

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•An attempt to reduce the customary law of the former Anambra state into writing produced A manual of customary law by the Commissioner for Law Revision of former Anambra State Dr S.N Obi.

•Those that argue for codification of customary law in a form like the ustomary Law Manual cited above argue that it will make customary law certain and noFile Size: KB. Ideas and procedures in African customary law: studies presented and discussed at the Eighth International African Seminar at the Haile Sellassie I University, Addis Ababa, January Responsibility Edited by Max Gluckman, with an introduction by A.

Ideas and procedures in African customary law: studies presented and discussed at the Eighth International African Seminar at the Haile Sellassie I University, Addis Ababa, January by International African Seminar (8th: Haile Sellassie I University)Pages: African Customary Law in South Africa: Post-Apartheid and Living Law Perspectives provides a clear introduction to African customary law in South Africa.

The text provides a structure for understanding the nature and overarching system of customary law, illustrating the distinctness of African customary law in relation to other areas of South African law. CHARACTERISTICS OF AFRICAN CUSTOMARY LAW Unwritten: Their law was not recorded in written legal sources (i.e.

statutes / law reports / textbooks) Court procedures were conducted orally Law was transmitted orally from one generation to the next Important legal principles were. African Customary Law, Customs, and Women's Rights MUNA NDULO* ABSTRACT The sources of law in most African countries are customary law, the common law and legislation both colonial and post-independence.

In a typical African country, the great majority of the people conduct their personal activities in accordance with and subject to customary by: PDF | On Sep 2,Michael K. Musgrave and others published African Customary Law in South Africa.

Post-Apartheid and Living Law Perspectives by C. Himonga and T. Get this from a library. Ideas and procedures in African customary law: studies presented and discussed at the Eighth International African Seminar at the Haile Sellassie I University, Addis Ababa, January [Max Gluckman;] -- The 18 papers in this volume, originally published in in English and French, with summaries in the other language, define and analyze in their wider social.

Customary law and intellectual property system: the issues What is customary law. Defining and characterising “customary law” would itself be the subject of an extended study.

The present study does not attempt to define “customary law”, but some general comments on its character may be helpful.

The South African Law Commission has begun to investigate customary laws to recommend changes to bring customary law in line with the Constitution. The South African Law Commission (SALC) is examining different parts of customary law with the aim of doing away with unfair discrimination – for example: in the customary laws on marriage and File Size: KB.

Customary law is practiced in many contexts -- by secular governments, religious sects and even sports. In Judaism and Islam, established custom can be considered a precedent to resolve a dispute brought before religious jurists who might otherwise find no precedent in the religion's holy texts to decide a case.

The third school suggests that “the law of a given community is the bodv of rules which are recognised as obligatory by its members” Elias, The Nature of African Customary Law, 55, Chap. IV, echoed to some extent by Pospisil, “The attributes of law” in Law and Warfare, studies in the anthropology of conflict, 35, For a useful summary of Cited by:.

South African customary law refers to a usually uncodified legal system developed and practised by the indigenous communities of South Africa. Customary law has been defined as. an established system of immemorial rules evolved from the way of life and natural wants of the people, the general context of which was a matter of common knowledge, coupled with precedents applying to special cases.Politics, Law and Ritual in Tribal Society - Ebook written by Max Gluckman.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Politics, Law and Ritual in Tribal Society.This book is intended primarily as an introduction to African legal theory within the wider framework of general jurisprudence.

Accordingly, it is concerned, not with a comprehensive description of the various customary laws of the African peoples, but with an analysis of the basic concepts underlying African law and the interpretation of these against their social and juridical background.