American Legal History

Author: Kermit L. Hall
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780190253264
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This text provides a comprehensive selection of the most important documents in American legal history, from America's colonial origins to the present.

American Legal And Constitutional History

Author: Herbert Alan Johnson
Publisher: University Press of Amer
ISBN: 9780761819097
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American Legal and Constitutional History provides an introduction to the constitutional and private law development in the American colonies and states until 1937.

American Law From A Catholic Perspective

Author: Ronald J. Rychlak
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0810889188
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White found both “internalist” history and Friedman's (and thus the progressive)
view that law mirrored society too limiting, and instead chose a third way, one that
allows “historians to read legal materials from the past simultaneously as
intraprofessional documents and historical artifacts.”15 In addition to those
narrative histories are two books of “Cases and Materials” on American legal
history. Stephen Presser and Jamil Zainaldin first published Law and American
History: Cases and ...

Cases And Materials On Modern Property Law

Author: Jon W. Bruce
Publisher: West Academic
Size: 59.81 MB
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This case book is a tightly organized, manageable volume with emphasis on engaging, well-edited cases, useful notes, and crisp textual analysis.

Federalism Across The Nineteenth Century 1787 1905

Author: James W. Ely
ISBN: 9780872291683
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In this fascinating study, Ely examines the legal history of Federalism from its inception in the early American Republic as an abstract and limited concept, throughout its development in the nineteenth century into a more tangible and ...

Toward A Usable Past

Author: Paul Finkelman
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820334960
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His books include The Law of Freedom and Bondage: A Casebook, Slavery in
the Courtroom (winner of the Joseph L. Andrews Award from the American
Association of Law Libraries), and An Imperfect Union: Slavery, Federalism, and
Comity. He is coauthor, with Kermit Hall and William M. Wiecek, of American
Legal History: Cases and Materials. He is the editor of American Slavery: Major
Historical Interpretations (18 vols.) and Slavery, Race, and the American Legal
System, ...

Families In Crisis In The Old South

Author: Loren Schweninger
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807837504
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Divorce, Slavery, and the Law Loren Schweninger. Grob, Gerald N. The Mad
among Us: A History of the Care of America's Mentally Ill. New York: Free Press,
1994. Gross, Ariela J. Double Character: Slavery and Mastery in the Antebellum
Southern Courtroom. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000. ... New York:
Garland Publishing, 1987. Hall, Kermit L., Paul Finkelman, and James W. Ely Jr.,
eds. American Legal History: Cases and Material. New York: Oxford University
Press, ...

His Soul Goes Marching On

Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 9780813934600
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His books include An Imperfect Union: Slavery, Federalism, and Comity (1981);
Slavery in the Courtroom (1985), which received the Joseph L. Andrews Award of
the American Association of Law Libraries; The Law of Freedom and Bondage: A
Casebook (1986); American Legal History: Cases and Materials, with Kermit L.
Hall and William M. Wiecek (1991); and, with Stephen Gottlieb, Toward a Usable
Past: Liberty under State Constitutions (1991). Charles Joyner is Burroughs ...

Transformations In American Legal History

Author: Daniel W. Hamilton
Publisher: Harvard University Press
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Despite differences that we can confidently attribute to the different colonial
histories of the two countries, there seem to be remarkable similarities in what
happened to legal history in law schools. 7. One can get an impression from the
leading textbooks, e.g., Stephen B. Presser and Jamail Zainaldin, Law and
Jurisprudence in American History, 6th ed. (St. Paul, Minn.: West, 2006); Kermit L.
Hall, Paul Finkelman, and James W. Ely Jr., American Legal History: Cases and
Materials, ...