In the New European Private Law, Martijn W. Hesselink presents a revised and supplemented collection of essays written over the last five years on European private law. He argues that the creation of a common private law in Europe is not merely a matter of rediscovering the old ius commune or of neutrally establishing the present 'common core' which may be codified in a European Civil Code. Rather, it is a matter of making choices, some of which may be highly controversial. In this book he discusses some of the most important choices which will have to be made with regard to culture, principles, politics, models, rights, concepts and structure in the new European private law.essays on the future of private law in Europe Martijn Willem Hesselink. Europe there does not seem to be a Code with such a plain structure. ... In the altemative approach the Principles would probably have been less abstract (no general contract law), and conceming some specific issues (e.g. offer and acceptance ( Sectionanbsp;...
|Title||:||The new European private law|
|Author||:||Martijn Willem Hesselink|
|Publisher||:||Kluwer Law Intl - 2002|