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The many legalities of early America, edited by Christopher L. Tomlins and Bruce H. Mann

Label
The many legalities of early America
Title
The many legalities of early America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christopher L. Tomlins and Bruce H. Mann
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Papers presented at the November 1996 conference."--Title page verso
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
349.73
Index
index present
LC call number
KF361.A2
LC item number
M36 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tomlins, Christopher L.
  • Mann, Bruce H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law
  • Law
Label
The many legalities of early America, edited by Christopher L. Tomlins and Bruce H. Mann
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Papers presented at the November 1996 conference
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • David Barry Gaspar
  • Legal fictions and the rule(s) of law : the Jeffersonian critique of common-law adjudication
  • David Thomas Konig
  • "Justice will be done us" : Algonquian demands for reciprocity in the courts of European settlers
  • Katherine Hermes
  • "Lest we go in search of relief to our lands and our nation" : customary justice and colonial law in the New Mexico borderlands, 1680-1821
  • James F. Brooks
  • Customary laws of marriage : legal pluralism, colonialism, and Narragansett Indian identity in eighteenth-century Rhode Island
  • Ann Marie Plane
  • "Liberty to complaine" : servant petitions in Maryland, 1652-1797
  • Introduction,
  • Christine Daniels
  • Many legalities of colonization : a manifesto of destiny for early American legal history
  • Christopher Tomlins
  • Discovery, grant, charter, conquest, or purchase : John Adams on the legal basis for English possession of North America
  • James Muldoon
  • Salamanders and Sons of God : the culture appeal in early New England
  • Mary Sarah Bilder
  • "Rigid and inclement" : origins of the Jamaica slave laws of the seventeenth century
  • "As though I my self was pr[e]sent" : Virginia women with power of attorney
  • Linda L. Sturtz
  • Women and the political culture of eighteenth-century Virginia : gender, property law, and voting rights
  • John G. Kolp and Terri L. Snyder
  • Age of reason? : children, testimony, and consent in early America
  • Holly Brewer
  • Was there a Calvinist type of patriarchy? : New Haven Colony reconsidered in the early modern context
  • Cornelia Hughes Dayton
  • Bruce H. Mann
  • Limits of authority : courts, ethnicity, and gender in the Middle Colonies, 1670-1710
  • William M. Offutt, Jr.
  • Farmers in court : Orange County, North Carolina, 1750-1776
  • Richard Lyman Bushman
  • Long road to Vidal : charity law and state formation in early America
  • A.G. Roeber
  • Afterword,
  • Death and transfiguration of early American legal law
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 466 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469601106
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn606550508
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The many legalities of early America, edited by Christopher L. Tomlins and Bruce H. Mann
Publication
Copyright
Note
Papers presented at the November 1996 conference
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • David Barry Gaspar
  • Legal fictions and the rule(s) of law : the Jeffersonian critique of common-law adjudication
  • David Thomas Konig
  • "Justice will be done us" : Algonquian demands for reciprocity in the courts of European settlers
  • Katherine Hermes
  • "Lest we go in search of relief to our lands and our nation" : customary justice and colonial law in the New Mexico borderlands, 1680-1821
  • James F. Brooks
  • Customary laws of marriage : legal pluralism, colonialism, and Narragansett Indian identity in eighteenth-century Rhode Island
  • Ann Marie Plane
  • "Liberty to complaine" : servant petitions in Maryland, 1652-1797
  • Introduction,
  • Christine Daniels
  • Many legalities of colonization : a manifesto of destiny for early American legal history
  • Christopher Tomlins
  • Discovery, grant, charter, conquest, or purchase : John Adams on the legal basis for English possession of North America
  • James Muldoon
  • Salamanders and Sons of God : the culture appeal in early New England
  • Mary Sarah Bilder
  • "Rigid and inclement" : origins of the Jamaica slave laws of the seventeenth century
  • "As though I my self was pr[e]sent" : Virginia women with power of attorney
  • Linda L. Sturtz
  • Women and the political culture of eighteenth-century Virginia : gender, property law, and voting rights
  • John G. Kolp and Terri L. Snyder
  • Age of reason? : children, testimony, and consent in early America
  • Holly Brewer
  • Was there a Calvinist type of patriarchy? : New Haven Colony reconsidered in the early modern context
  • Cornelia Hughes Dayton
  • Bruce H. Mann
  • Limits of authority : courts, ethnicity, and gender in the Middle Colonies, 1670-1710
  • William M. Offutt, Jr.
  • Farmers in court : Orange County, North Carolina, 1750-1776
  • Richard Lyman Bushman
  • Long road to Vidal : charity law and state formation in early America
  • A.G. Roeber
  • Afterword,
  • Death and transfiguration of early American legal law
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 466 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469601106
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn606550508
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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