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UK Emeritus Fellow, Law, elected in 1985

Dr Stephen Cretney FBA

About this Fellow


Current post

  • Emeritus Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Senior Research Fellow, All Souls College University of Oxford, 1993 - 2001
  • Fellow and Tutor, Exeter College University of Oxford, 1969 - 1978
  • Professor of Law, University of Bristol, 1984 - 1993
  • Emeritus Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford, University of Bristol, 2002

British Academy Appointments

  • Member of Council, 1993 - 1996


Principles of family law 1979

Law, law reform and the family 1998

Family law in the 20th century: a history 2003

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