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The Roman Law of Obligations$
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Peter Birks and Eric Descheemaeker

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780198719274

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198719274.001.0001

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The Quasi Categories

The Quasi Categories

(p.248) 11 The Quasi Categories
The Roman Law of Obligations

Peter Birks

Oxford University Press

This chapter examines the miscellany of obligations lying beyond contracts and delicts, which Justinian classified as arising ‘as if from contract’ (quasi ex contractu) or ‘as if from delict’ (quasi ex delicto).

Keywords:   quasi-contract, quasi-delict, quasi ex contractu, quasi ex delicto, quasi ex maleficio, unjust enrichment, negotiorumgestio, liability of the judge, strict liability

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