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The divergence of legal procedures

The divergence of legal procedures

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

Edition Notes

StatementAron Balas ... [et al.].
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 13809, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) -- working paper no. 13809.
ContributionsBalas, Aron., National Bureau of Economic Research.
LC ClassificationsHB1
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17087481M
LC Control Number2008610598

ii Table of Content I. INTRODUCTION 1 II. Definition 2 III. A: History of the Laws of Inheritance in Kenya 3 Pre-Colonial Kenya’s Laws of Inheritance 3 (a) African Customary Law 3 (b) Islamic Law of Succession 5 (c) Hindu Law of Succession 6 (d) Europeans: Succession at Common Law 7 Size: KB. David Etkin, Graduate Program Director, Disaster and Emergency Management, Atkinson Faculty of Liberal and Applied Studies, York University, [email protected] and. Ian Davis, Visiting Professor in Disaster Management, Cranfield, Coventry, Oxford Brookes and Kyoto Universities, @ This is a working paper in draft form.

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