Macneil of Barra, Ian Roderick

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MACNEIL OF BARRA, Ian Roderick. British/American, b. 1929. Genres: Law, Sociology. Career: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, assistant professor, 1959-62, associate professor, 1962-63, professor, 1963-72, 1974-76, Ingersoll Professor of Law, 1976-80; University of Virginia, Charlottesville, professor of law, and member, Center for Advanced Studies, 1972-74; Northwestern University, Chicago, Wigmore Professor of Law, 1980-99, Wigmore Professor of Law Emeritus, 1999-. University of East Africa, Dar es Salaam, visiting professor of law, 1965-67; Duke University, Durham, NC, visiting professor of law, 1971-72; visiting fellow, University of Edinburgh, 1978-79, 1987, and Oxford University, 1979; Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, Braucher Visiting Professor of Law, 1988-89. Publications: Bankruptcy Law in East Africa, 1966; Contracts: Instruments of Social Cooperation: East Africa, 1968; (with R.B. Schlesinger) Formation of Contracts: A Study of the Common Core of Legal Systems, 1968; (with R.S. Morison) Students and Decision Making, 1970; Cases and Materials on Contracts: Exchange Transactions and Relations, 1971, rev. ed. (with P. Gudel), 2001; The New Social Contract, 1980; American Arbitration Law, 1990; (with R.E. Speidel and T.J. Stipanowich) Federal Arbitration Law, 1994; The Relational Theory of Contracts: Selected Works o f Ian Macneil, 2001. Address: 95/6 Grange Loan, Edinburgh EH9 2ED, Scotland.

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