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Legal History

  • Broken Scalesby Joel Cohen; Dale J. Degenshein

    American Bar Association 2017; US$ 29.99

    Through interviews with ten people who suffered from or participated in legal system injustices, Broken Scales: Reflections on Injustice explores and asks the reader to think about how one can determine what is, in fact, an injustice. more...

  • Maintenance in Medieval Englandby Jonathan Rose

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 88.00

    Identifying for the first time the true nature of maintenance, this study uses primary sources to reach new findings on its lawfulness. more...

  • For God, King, and Peopleby Alexander B. Haskell

    The University of North Carolina Press 2017; US$ 44.99

    By recovering a largely forgotten English Renaissance mindset that regarded sovereignty and Providence as being fundamentally entwined, Alexander Haskell reconnects concepts historians had before treated as separate categories and argues that the first English planters in Virginia operated within a deeply providential age rather than an era of early... more...

  • System, Order, and International Lawby Stefan Kadelbach; Thomas Kleinlein; David Roth-Isigkeit

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 104.99

    This volume maps models of early international legal thought from Machiavelli to Hegel before international law became an academic discipline, using the guiding rubric of their respective approaches to conceiving of a 'system' of international law and an 'order' to international relations more...

  • Atrocity Speech Lawby Gregory S. Gordon

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 84.99

    This book is the first comprehensive study of the international law encompassing hate speech. Prof. Gordon provides a broad analysis of the entire jurisprudential output related to speech and gross human rights violations for courts, government officials, and scholars. The book is organized into three parts. The first part covers the foundation :... more...

  • Family and Gender in Renaissance Italy, 1300?1600by Thomas Kuehn

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 26.00

    This book studies family life and gender within Italy through the lens of law and legal disputes. more...

  • The First Bilateral Investment Treatiesby Kenneth J. Vandevelde

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 97.99

    This book is the first and only history of the U.S. postwar Friendship, Commerce, and Navigation (FCN) treaty program, and focuses on the investment-related provisions of those treaties. This author explains the original understanding of the language of this vast network of agreements which have been and continue to be the subject of hundreds of international... more...

  • The Long Reach of the Sixtiesby Laura Kalman

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 23.99

    In The Long Reach of the Sixties, legal historian Laura Kalman explores the Supreme Court nomination and confirmation battles of the late 1960s and early 1970s and shows how they have haunted--indeed, scarred--the Supreme Court appointments process ever since. more...

  • The Law of Nations in Global Historyby C. H. Alexandrowicz; David Armitage; Jennifer Pitts

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 104.99

    This collection gathers together the most important articles written by the pioneering historian of international law, C.H. Alexandrowicz. The essays shed new light on the development of international law, and particularly the influence of States outside the West. more...

  • Jane Crowby Rosalind Rosenberg

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 19.99

    Euro-African-American activist Paulli Murray was a feminist lawyer, who played pivotal roles in both the modern civil rights and women's movements. Born in 1910 and identified as female, she believed from childhood she was male. Before there was a social movement to support transgender identity, she devised attacks on all arbitrary distinctions,... more...