Treatise


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Treatise

A scholarly legal publication containing all the law relating to a particular area, such as Criminal Law or Land-Use Control.

Lawyers commonly use treatises in order to review the law and update their knowledge of pertinent case decisions and statutes.

See: hornbook
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Earlier in the century, in Chapter 32 of A Christian and Heavenly Treatise (1622), entitled "The poisonous tongue," John Abernethy also compared slanderers to "deafe Adders," "a generation of Vipers," "vile Dogs," and "Lions of the Forrest" (466).
A significant value of this book is in its bringing together, for the first time, the two Ravenscroft treatises--a manuscript given the title "A Treatise of Practicall Musicke" (1607) and A Briefe Discourse (1612).
Schmitt begins by discussing the reduction of demonstration to probability in Treatise 1.
with TEMPLE OF STONE, I am breaking this treatise on BLANK.
Nadler makes the point that the Treatise was writ tell for a much broader audience than the work for which Spinoza is best Known, tile Ethics.
In it, Philip Hilton examines the Treatise of the Hypochondriack and Hysterick Diseases (1730), a satire in the form of a series of dialogues between a doctor and two patients who are suffering mental and discursive inconsistency (depression).
Edwards characterized the legal treatise as "[t]he paradigm of 'practical' legal scholarship," and listed several "classic examples" of treatises that answered his concerns.
And, what did Pacioli use as the source for his 1494 treatise, the earliest known detailed written description of the method, something that has challenged researchers for at least the past 130 years?
Produced by The Florida Bar's Environmental and Land Use Law Section (ELULS), the treatise covers topics from solid and hazardous waste to preserving historic resources to fish and wildlife to ethics and professionalism.
The speculative treatise traditionally attempts to get at the reality behind music's sounding surface.
Picarda's leading treatise fortifies the title's distinction as essential reading for anyone interested in the law of charity.
I do not have in mind parallel treatments of the same biblical text, but explicit references either to an exegetical treatment in another treatise or to another treatise.