Legalist Empire

Author: Benjamin Allen Coates
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190495952
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After 1898 the United States not only solidified its position as an economic colossus, but by annexing Puerto Rico and the Philippines it had also added for the first time semi-permanent, heavily populated colonies unlikely ever to attain ...

Legalist Empire

Author: Benjamin Allen Coates
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190495979
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Legalist Empire shows how the American Society of International Law was animated by the same notions of "civilization" that justified the expansion of empire overseas.

Mestizo International Law

Author: Arnulf Becker Lorca
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 052176338X
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Based on author's dissertation (SJD - Harvard Law School), 2010.

Competing Kingdoms

Author: Barbara Reeves-Ellington
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822392593
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They did much to shape a Protestant empire based on American values and institutions. This book examines American women’s activism in a broad transnational context.

Projections Of Power

Author: Anne L. Foster
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822393123
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Anne L. Foster argues that the actions of the United States functioned primarily to uphold, and even strengthen, the colonial order in Southeast Asia.

The Hidden History Of International Law In The Americas

Author: Juan Pablo Scarfi
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190622342
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Toward a Pan-American legal order : the rise of the US hemispheric hegemony and Elihu Root's visit to South America -- Forging and consolidating a hemispheric legal network : the creation of the American Institute of International Law and ...

Prostitution Race And Politics

Author: Philippa Levine
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135945012
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By studying how British authorities enforced these laws in four colonial sites between the 1860s and the end of the First World War, Philippa Levine reveals how myths and prejudices about the sexual practices of colonized peoples not only ...

Border Law

Author: Deborah A. Rosen
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674425715
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Rooted in exceptionalism, manifest destiny, and racism, the legal framework that emerged from Andrew Jackson’s invasion of Florida laid the groundwork for the Monroe Doctrine, the Dred Scott decision, and westward expansion, as Deborah ...

The Cambridge History Of Law In America

Author: Michael Grossberg
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521803063
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This volume covers American law in the nineteenth century and describes the development of modern legal systems.

Imperialism And Human Rights

Author: Bonny Ibhawoh
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791469248
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Looks at the language of rights used by diverse interest groups in British-colonized Nigeria.