University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

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  • Law implies imposition by a sovereign authority and the obligation of obedience on the part of all subject to that authority.
  • Given the trend of increasing global economic integration, many regional agreements—especially the African Union—seek to follow a similar model.
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  • Both also involve the right of asylum and the problem of stateless individuals.
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Roman law was heavily influenced by Greek philosophy, but its detailed rules were developed by professional …