TWIN/03/13 Laws in London, 1965-1987

Extent and form: 8 items

Scope and content:  Papers re research and preparation for the Sesquicentennial London Lecture on the University of London’s Faculty of Law, entitled 1836 and All That.   This was delivered by Professor Twining on 28 October 1986 at Queen Mary and Westfield College and was part of the programme for the University of London's 150th anniversary.  A lecture was given for each of the University of London faculties.

Access: open

System of arrangement: No discernible original order: these files had already been grouped together as part of the Records of Legal Education Project.  They have been arranged into chronological order. 






Scope and Contents


Papers re the LLB, LLM from 1965, External course and the University of London's Policy for the External System, July 1983


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"Laws in London KCL, UCL, SOAS, QMC, LSE, University"


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Recollections from Cyril Grunfeld and Professors FR Crane; responses from Kings College, LSE; A Law Unto itself, Professor Twining's article from Times Higher Education Supplement; Law as an Academic Discipline A response to the Leverhulme Report and the UGC letter on a strategy for Higher Education into the 1990s,  Committee of Heads of University Law Schools; chart showing Growth of University of London University College Faculty of Laws from 1826 to 1926; history of law at SOAS by Prof AN Allott; lists of eminent alumni; draft pages from One hundred and fifty years of history teaching at University College London by N Harte.


A Note on Histories of the University of London, N Harte; Correspondence re publishing lecture


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Correspondence with Prof Albert Kiralfy re lists of King's Law Faculty staff


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"University of London Lecture: Admin"


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Correspondence with people requesting transcripts of the lecture; correspondence re arranging interviews with academics who previously worked for the University or its colleges; re publication of lecture; invitations to attend the lecture; correspondence re publicity for the lecture.


Working copy of lecture 20/10/86; manuscript notes; and printed regulations re LLM examiners


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1836 and all that: laws in the University of London 1836-1986


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Revision of lecture for publication.


Drafts and proofs of 1836 and All That: Laws in the University of London 1836-1986


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Proof of 1836 and All That: Laws in the University of London 1836-1986 for inclusion in “Current Legal Problems"; 31/10/1986 draft of text; research notes.

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