A Search For Sovereignty

Author: Lauren Benton
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107782716
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A Search for Sovereignty approaches world history by examining the relation of law and geography in European empires between 1400 and 1900.

A Search For Sovereignty

Author: Lauren Benton
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521881050
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A Search for Sovereignty maps a new approach to world history by examining the relation of law and geography in European empires between 1400 and 1900.

A Search For Sovereignty

Author: Lauren Benton
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521707435
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A Search for Sovereignty maps a new approach to world history by examining the relation of law and geography in European empires between 1400 and 1900.

Legal Pluralism And Empires 1500 1850

Author: Richard J. Ross
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814771165
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Richard J. Ross is Professor of Law and History at the University of Illinois (Urbana/Champaign) and Director of the Symposium on Comparative Early Modern Legal History.

Mapping An Empire

Author: Matthew H. Edney
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226184862
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. . . Carefully read, this is a tale of irony about wishful thinking and the limits of knowledge."—Publishers Weekly

Legitimacy And Power Politics

Author: Mlada Bukovansky
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691146705
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This book examines the causes and consequences of a major transformation in both domestic and international politics: the shift from dynastically legitimated monarchical sovereignty to popularly legitimated national sovereignty.

The Company State

Author: Philip J. Stern
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199930368
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The Company-State offers a political and intellectual history of the English East India Company in the century before its acquisition of territorial power.

American Pentimento

Author: Patricia Seed
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 9780816637669
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Patricia Seed likens this situation to a pentimento - a painting in which traces of older compositions become visible over time -and shows how the exploitation begun centuries ago continues today.

Negotiated Authorities

Author: Jack P. Greene
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813915173
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These essays, drawn from the author's work since 1964, address three themes in American history in the century preceding the 1760s: authority in colonial British America; the political and constitutional development of these colonial ...