oa Fundamina : A Journal of Legal History - Ulpian's and their role in South African law - Part 2: modern-day South African practice

Special issue 1
  • ISSN : 1021-545X
  • E-ISSN: 2411-7870



This article investigates the role of Ulpian's in modern-day South African law against the background of their historical development, as expounded in Part 1 of this contribution. The South African High Court has perceived a link between the African notion of and the . In view of the prevailing legal pluralism, the relevance of these for African customary law is explored as well as their intersection with the fundamental postulates of African customary law and .

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