Plagium: an archaic and anomalous crime.
Questions, in light of the continued existence of the offence of plagium in Scotland, involving the aggravated theft of pre-pubescent children, whether children are considered as 'mere things' under Scots law. Examines the history of the crime of plagium and looks at how it is connected to the Scottish notion of 'property'.
|Journal Article Type||Article|
|Publication Date||Jun 30, 2016|
|Publisher||Sweet and Maxwell|
|Peer Reviewed||Peer Reviewed|
|Institution Citation||BROWN, J. 2016. Plagium: an archaic and anomalous crime. Juridical review [online], 2, pages 129-146. Available from: http://www.westlaw.co.uk|
|Keywords||Legal history; Offences against property; Plagium; Scotland|
BROWN 2016 Plagium - an archaic and anomalous