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Issue: 009, 19/02/28 p. 143
Heading: Punishment of Death
Category: Criminal Law   
Topic: [Admissibility of the death sentence considered in the light of Christianity]
Person: TANNENFELS   WIELAND, C.K.   GRAERELL   

Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 184
Heading: Punishment of Death
Category: Criminal Law   
Topic: [Praise for the abolition of the death penalty in one of the cantons of Switzerland]

Issue: 065, 21/01/29 p. 44-45, Section: Foreign Notices
Heading: The Italian Universities
Category: Education   Law   Legal Science   Political Science   Philosophy   Archaeology   
Topic: [An account of the range of subjects taught at the Italian universities for Athenaeum readers]
Institution: Arcigymnasium della Sapienza, Rome   University of Bologna   University of Perugia   University of Pisa   University of Padua   

Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 366, Section: 367
Heading: Capital Punishment, Para 10
Category: Criminal Law   
Topic: [Execution will not take place publicly any more in the state of New York]

Issue: 097, 02/09/29 p. 555, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Denmark, Para 8
Category: Geography   Denmark   Education   Law   
Topic: [Discipline in the Danish grammar schools re-inforced by civil law. No tavern-keeper may serve drink to a school pupil]

Issue: 103, 14/10/29 p. 647-648
Heading: The Scotch Student
Category: Education   Medicine   Law   Social Anthropology   Poverty   
Topic: [First-person account of a young English student`s arrival at the University of Edinburgh]
Institution: University of Edinburgh   

Issue: 104, 21/10/29 p. 661-662
Heading: The Scotch Student. (Continued from p. 647)
Category: Education   Health   Medicine   Law   Social Anthropology   Poverty   
Topic: [Second installment of a personal account of student life at Edinburgh university. It pokes mild fun at Edinburgh`s distinguished reputation and record of academic success by suggesting the manners of its students are uncouth. The article contrasts poor student lodgings, restricted diet and abuse of alcohol with the seeming gentility of the fine shops of the city. Nevertheless, the piece finally refers to the superiority of the Scottish educational system]
Institution: University of Edinburgh   

Issue: 105, 28/10/29 p. 680-681
Heading: The Scotch Student. To the Editor of "The Athenaeum"
Category: Education   Health   Medicine   Law   Poverty   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [A letter of objection to an irreverent personal account of life at Edinburgh University in Athenaeum issue 103, p. 647-648. It says the account will prove misleading. It is "partial, incorrect, and unphilosophical". The letter defends the Scottish educational system which has proved a model for the "London University"]
Person: SIMPSON   HUTTON   FERGUSON   JOHNSON   
Institution: University of Edinburgh   University of London   King`s College, London   University of Cambridge   University of Oxford   
Letter Signed: "S."

Issue: 106, 04/11/29 p. 697
Heading: The Scotch Student. To the Editor of the Athenaeum. [Second letter]
Category: Education   Health   Medicine   Law   Poverty   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [Letter of objection by "S" to a second "Scotch Student" article in Athenaeum issue 104, p. 661-662. The letter says the article is unrepresentative and inaccurate, in particular, references to poor lodgings many flights of stairs up. These sorts of buildings are only found in the old Edinburgh described by "the Author of Waverly"]
Person: PLEYDELL, Counsellor   SCOTT, Sir Walter   
Institution: London College of Surgeons   University of Oxford   University of Cambridge   University of Edinburgh   
Letter Signed: "S."

Issue: 107, 11/11/29 p. 712-713
Heading: The Scotch Student. To the Editor of "the Athenaeum"
Category: Medicine   Law   Education   Health   Poverty   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [Answer from "G." to the letter(s) of objection by "S." (Athenaeum issue 105, p. 680-681 and issue 106, p.697) to G`s two articles called "The Scotch Student". "G." protests that his was a humorous article and finishes his letter with a taunting flourish, suggesting a general similarity "between a Scotchman and a Thistle"]
Person: STULTZ   HOBY   
Institution: University of Edinburgh   
Signed: "G."

Issue: 114, 30/12/29 p. 823, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Law of Copyright in Russia, Para 2
Category: Law   Communication   Education   Geography   Russian Empire   
Topic: The following are the principal rules by which the rights of authors are preserved in Russia. They form part of a body of eighteen articles, published in 1828, at the end of an ordonnance regulating the censorship of the press...
Institution: College of General Education, Russia   

Issue: 114, 30/12/29 p. 823, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: National Education in Denmark, Para 1
Category: Public Administration   Law   Education   Geography   Denmark   Arithmetic   Natural History   Christian Religion   
Topic: [Provision of national education in Denmark. Administrative arrangements. Syllabus. Age range of pupils]
Institution: Commission of Public Education, Denmark   Superior Commission of Public Instruction, Denmark   Chancery of the Kingdom of Denmark   

Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 14, Section: Science
Heading: Elastic Force of Steam, Para 1
Category: Medicine   Public Health   Safety   Steam Power   Law   
Topic: A regulation of the French government for greater security against accident from steam-engines....
Person: ARAGO, M.   DE PRONY, M.   AMPERE, M.   DULONG, M.   
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
Report, 30/11/1829
Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 15
Heading: Insanity Laws in France
Category: Medicine   Law   Insanity   
Topic: [Legal reforms proposed in France respecting the interrogation of "alleged lunatic[s]". Briere`s work submitted to the Academie des Sciences]
Person: BRIERE, Dr.   CASSINI, M.   FLOURENS, M.   DAVIES   
Source: Briere: Considerations medico-legales sur l`interdiction des Alienes   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   Commission de Lunatico   

Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 268
Heading: Paris Chit-Chat
Category: Law   Periodicals   Communication   Mathematics   Geometry   Astronomy   Botany   Trees   
Topic: A New Censorship. [A miscellaneous column, only one item of which has a heading: 1. Printers in France serve as censors, refusing to print what might turn out to be libellous. 2. A copyright law for periodicals may shortly be introduced. 3. Poisson, who specializes in geometry, is a new foreign member of the Royal Academy of Sciences of Berlin. So is Arago who represents France in astronomy. 4. One ninth of France is estimated to be forest]
Person: POISSON, M.   LAPLACE   ARAGO, M.   VOLTA, M.   
Source: Gazette Constitutionelle de l`Allier   Revue Francaise   Revue de Paris   
Institution: Royal Academy of Sciences, Berlin   
Column
Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 283, Section: Foreign Correspondence
Heading: Munich, April, 1830, Para 2
Category: Social Sciences   Statistics   Education   Political Economy   Physics   Law   Christian Religion   
Topic: [One hundred and seventy lectures scheduled for the forthcoming summer session. The information given shows what subjects are emphasized ]
Institution: University of Munich   
Signed: "T. T."

Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 334
Heading: Prosecutions of the Press, Para 11
Category: Periodicals   Law   
Topic: [Nine current prosecutions against the press in France]

Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 446
Heading: Russian Statutes at large, Para 16
Category: Russian Empire   Statistics   Law   
Topic: The Russian government have just completed the publication of a complete collection of the laws of the Empire...
Ed`s Mark: RICE

Issue: 148, 28/08/30 p. 542
Heading: Funereal Obsequies, Para 8
Category: Geography   Law   Germany   Social Anthropology   Custom And Tradition   Burial   
Topic: ["A singular ordinance" has been proclaimed in Heidelberg, restricting lavish funerals]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

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Reviews

Issue: 016, 18/03/28 p. 244-245
Heading: Outlines of a Penal Code
Category: Criminal Law   
Title: Outlines of a Penal Code on the Basis of the Law of England
Author: DISNEY, John   

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 168
Category: Periodicals   North America   Communication   Law   
Title: North American Review. No. LXV & LXVI
Oct. 1829
Issue: 128, 10/04/30 p. 218-219
Category: Trade   Law   
Title: The Tradesman`s Law Library; consisting of familiar Treatises on the Laws with which Tradesmen in general ought to be conversant; with an Index, and a Glossary of Law Terms
Author: TOMPSON, George   

Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 265
Category: Social Sciences   Political Economy   Law   
Title: Juridical Letters addressed to the Rt. Hon. Robert Peel, in reference to the present crisis of Law Reform. Letter I
Author: EUNOMUS   

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