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JASTROW, IGNAZ:

German economist and statistician; born Sept. 13, 1856, at Nakel. Having studied at Breslau, Berlin, and Göttingen (Ph.D. 1878), he became in 1885 privat-docent of social economy at the University of Berlin.

Among Jastrow's works may be mentioned: "Zur Strafrechtlichen Stellung der Sklaven bei Deutschen und Angelsachsen," Breslau, 1878; "Gesch. des Deutschen Einheitstraums und Seiner Erfüllung," Berlin, 1884 (4th ed., 1891); " Die Volkszahl Deutscher Städte am Ende des Mittelalters und zu Beginn der Neuzeit," ib. 1886; "Das Interesse des Kaufmannsstandes am Bürgerlichen Gesetzbuch," ib. 1890; "Deutsche Gesch. im Zeitalter der Hohenstaufen" (with G. Winter), ib. 1894; "Kommunale Anleitungen," ib. 1900.

Jastrow is the editor of the "Jahresberichte der Geschichtswissenschaft" and "Soziale Praxis" (formerly "Blätter für Soziale Praxis").

Bibliography:
  • Meyers Konversations-Lexikon.
S. F. T. H.
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