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רּ [PDF]- ᅿ American Legal History: A Very Short Introduction ᐍ Kindle Ebook Author G Edward White ᑐ

רּ [PDF]- ᅿ American Legal History: A Very Short Introduction  ᐍ Kindle Ebook Author G Edward White ᑐ רּ [PDF]- ᅿ American Legal History: A Very Short Introduction ᐍ Kindle Ebook Author G Edward White ᑐ Law has played a central role in American history From colonial times to the present, law has not just reflected the changing society in which legal decisions have been made it has played a powerful role in shaping that society, though not always in positive ways In this Very Short Introduction, eminent legal scholar G Edward White author of the ongoing, multi volume Law in American History offers a compact overview that sheds light on the impact of law on a number of key social issues Rather than offer a straight chronological history, the book instead traces important threads woven throughout our nation s past, looking at how law shaped Native American affairs, slavery, business, and home life, as well as how it has dealt with criminal and civil offenses White shows that law has not always been used to exemplary ends For instance, a series of decisions by the Marshall court essentially marginalized Amerindians, indigenous people of the Americas, reducing tribes to wards of the government Likewise, law initially legitimated slavery in the United States, and legal institutions, including the Supreme Court, failed to resolve the tensions stirred up by the westward expansion of slavery, eventually sparking the Civil War White also looks at the expansion of laws regarding property rights, which were vitally important to the colonists, many of whom left Europe hoping to become land owners the evolution of criminal punishment from a public display the stocks, the gallows to a private prison system the rise of tort law after the Civil War and the progress in legal education, moving from informal apprenticeships and lax standards to modern law schools and rigorous bar exams In this illuminating look at the pivotal role of law in American life, White offers us an excellent first step to a better appreciation of the function of law in our society About the Series Oxford s Very Short Introductions series offers concise and original introductions to a wide range of subjects from Islam to Sociology, Politics to Classics, Literary Theory to History, and Archaeology to the Bible Not simply a textbook of definitions, each volume in this series provides trenchant and provocative yet always balanced and complete discussions of the central issues in a given discipline or field Every Very Short Introduction gives a readable evolution of the subject in question, demonstrating how the subject has developed and how it has influenced society Eventually, the series will encompass every major academic discipline, offering all students an accessible and abundant reference library Whatever the area of study that one deems important or appealing, whatever the topic that fascinates the general reader, the Very Short Introductions series has a handy and affordable guide that will likely prove indispensable ABOUT THE SERIES The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area These pocket sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable.G Edward White is David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law and University Professor at the University of Virginia His 15 books include The American Judicial Tradition, Alger Hiss s Looking Glass Wars, and Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Law and the Inner Self White is the editor of the John Harvard Library edition of Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr s The Common Law 2009 and is currently writing a three volume history of American law, the first volume of which, Law in American History, From the Colonial Years Through the Civil War, appeared in 2012. 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    • American Legal History: A Very Short Introduction
    • 1.1
    • 20
    • Format Kindle
    • 168 pages
    • 0199766002
    • G Edward White
    • Anglais
    • 06 May 2016

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