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Escaping Salem: The Other Witch Hunt of 1692

Escaping Salem

The Other Witch Hunt of 1692

Oxford University Press (2004)
AU$18.38

The Salem witch hunt of 1692 is among the most infamous events in early American history; however,...

The Jurisprudence of Style: A Structuralist History of American Pragmatism and Liberal Legal Thought

The Jurisprudence of Style

A Structuralist History of American Pragmatism and Liberal Legal Thought

Cambridge University Press (2018)
AU$34.10

Offers a structuralist critique of the relationship between pragmatism and liberalism in American...

Law 101: Everything You Need to Know About American Law, Fourth Edition

Law 101 (4th ed.)

Everything You Need to Know About American Law, Fourth Edition

Oxford University Press (2014)
AU$27.72

The first three editions of the best-selling Law 101 provided readers with a vividly written and...

The Gentle Civilizer of Nations: The Rise and Fall of International Law 1870–1960

The Gentle Civilizer of Nations

The Rise and Fall of International Law 1870–1960

Cambridge University Press (2001)
AU$99.00

Legal analysis, historical and political critique of the rise and fall of modern international law.

The Bondsman's Burden: An Economic Analysis of the Common Law of Southern Slavery

The Bondsman's Burden

An Economic Analysis of the Common Law of Southern Slavery

Cambridge University Press (1997)
AU$62.70

This 1998 book presents a rigorous, compelling economic analysis of the common law of Southern...

Forging Rivals: Race, Class, Law, and the Collapse of Postwar Liberalism

Forging Rivals

Race, Class, Law, and the Collapse of Postwar Liberalism

Cambridge University Press (2015)
AU$34.10

Forging Rivals tells the story of the rise and fall of postwar liberalism.

The Workplace Constitution from the New Deal to the New Right
Cambridge University Press (2014)
AU$30.80

This book explains why most Americans lack constitutional rights on the job and can be fired for...

The Declaration of Independence and God: Self-Evident Truths in American Law

The Declaration of Independence and God

Self-Evident Truths in American Law

Cambridge University Press (2015)
AU$31.90

This book studies the concept of a 'self-evident' God in American legal thought from the Revolution...

Las Siete Partidas, Volume 1: The Medieval Church: The World of Clerics and Laymen (Partida I)

Las Siete Partidas, Volume 1

The Medieval Church: The World of Clerics and Laymen (Partida I)

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc. (2012)
AU$60.82

A major thirteenth-century Spanish law code whose tenets can still be found in the state laws of...

Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age

Arc of Justice

A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age

Henry Holt and Co. (2007)
AU$22.71

An electrifying story of the sensational murder trial that divided a city and ignited the civil...