The Transatlantic Constitution

Author: Mary Sarah Bilder
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674020948
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Departing from traditional approaches to colonial legal history, Mary Sarah Bilder argues that American law and legal culture developed within the framework of an evolving, unwritten transatlantic constitution that lawyers, legislators, and ...

Sovereignty And Possession In The English New World

Author: Ken MacMillan
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521870097
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The Legal Foundations of Empire, 1576-1640 Ken MacMillan. time when the
colonies were of ... of the concept of 'empire' itself.''65 But, while it is true that
central control in the colonial peripheries before 1640 was rarely excessive, this
was less the result of apathy and disinterest than considered forethought and
careful design. ... See Mary Sarah Bilder, The Transatlantic Constitution: Colonial
Legal Culture and the Empire (Cambridge, MA, 2004). 67 These sources are the
Privy ...

Remaking Custom

Author: Ellen Holmes Pearson
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 0813930936
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The book also deals with innovations that presented uncomfortable challenges to law educators as they sought creative ways to justify the legal cultures that grew up around slavery and Anglo-Americans’ hunger for land occupied by Native ...

Constituting Empire

Author: Daniel J. Hulsebosch
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807876879
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In this story, familiar characters such as Alexander Hamilton and James Kent appear in a new light as among the nation's most important framers, and forgotten loyalists such as Superintendent of Indian Affairs Sir William Johnson and lawyer ...

Settlers Liberty And Empire

Author: Craig Yirush
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139496042
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Colonial Political and Constitutional History (Charlottesville: University of Virginia
Press, 1994). On consensual authority as a feature of early modern empires in
general, see Christine Daniels and Michael V. Kennedy, eds., Negotiated
Empires: Centers and Peripheries in the Americas, 1500–1820 (New York and
London: Routledge, 2002). On the culture of constitutionalism in the empire, see
Mary Sarah Bilder, The Transatlantic Constitution: Colonial Legal Culture and the
Empire ...

The Revolutionary Constitution

Author: David J. Bodenhamer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199702950
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Other important contributions on the influence of transatlantic constitutionalism
are Daniel J. Hulsebosch, Constituting Empire: New York and the Transformation
of Constitutionalism in the Atlantic World, 1664–1830 (Chapel Hill: University of
North Carolina Press, 2005), and Mary Sarah Bilder, The Transatlantic
Constitution: Colonial Legal Culture and the Empire (Cambridge: Harvard
University Press, 2004), which examines Rhode Island. Another work by Jack P.
Greene also offers ...

Britain S Oceanic Empire

Author: H. V. Bowen
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110702014X
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1*24; Jack P. Greene, 'Transatlantic colonization and the redefinition of empire in
the early modern era: the British-American experience', in Christine Daniels and
Michael V. Kennedy (eds.), Negotiated empires: centers andperipheries in the
Americas, 1500*1820 (New York, 2002), pp. 267*82; Jack P. Greene, The
constitutional origins of the American Revolution (Cambridge, 2011). Mary Sarah
Bilder, The transatlantic constitution: colonial legal culture and the empire (
Cambridge, ...

Madison S Hand

Author: Mary Sarah Bilder
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674495500
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But how reliable is this account? Drawing on digital technologies and textual analysis, Mary Sarah Bilder reveals that Madison revised to a far greater extent than previously recognized.

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.

Faithful Bodies

Author: Heather Miyano Kopelson
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479852341
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Suzanne. African Vodun: Art, Psychology, and Power. Chicago: University of
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