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The Resource Legal pluralism and empires, 1500-1850, edited by Lauren Benton and Richard J. Ross

Legal pluralism and empires, 1500-1850, edited by Lauren Benton and Richard J. Ross

Label
Legal pluralism and empires, 1500-1850
Title
Legal pluralism and empires, 1500-1850
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lauren Benton and Richard J. Ross
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1956-
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Benton, Lauren A.
Dewey number
342.04130903
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ross, Richard Jeffrey
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  • Colonies
  • Legal polycentricity
Label
Legal pluralism and empires, 1500-1850, edited by Lauren Benton and Richard J. Ross
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"This volume developed out of a 2010 conference on New Perspectives on Legal Pluralism organized by Lauren Benton and Richard Ross through the Symposium on Comparative Early Modern Legal History ... under the auspices of the Center for Renaissance Studies at the Newberry Library in Chicago"--acknowledgments
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Empires and legal pluralism : jurisdiction, sovereignty, and political imagination in the early modern world / Lauren Benton and Richard J. Ross -- "Bundles of hyphens" : corporations as legal communities in the early modern British empire / Philip J. Stern -- Litigating empire : the role of French courts in establishing colonial sovereignties / Helen Dewar -- Aspects of legal pluralism in the ottoman empire / Karen Barkey -- Reconstructing early modern notions of legal pluralism / Richard J. Ross and Philip J. Stern -- Between justice and economics : "Indians" and reformism in eighteenth-century Spanish imperial thought / Brian Owensby -- Magistrates in empire : convicts, slaves, and the remaking of the plural legal order in the British Empire / Lauren Benton and Lisa Ford -- "Seeking the water of baptism" : fugitive slaves and imperial jurisdiction in the early modern Caribbean / Linda Rupert -- "A pretty gov[ernment]!" : the "confederation of united tribes" and Britain's quest for imperial order in the New Zealand islands during the 1830s / P. G. McHugh -- Laws' histories : pluralisms, pluralities, diversity / Paul D. Halliday -- Rules of law, politics of empire / Jane Burbank and Frederick Cooper
Control code
FIEb17358814
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 314 pages
Isbn
9780814771167
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
(OCoLC)819717787
Label
Legal pluralism and empires, 1500-1850, edited by Lauren Benton and Richard J. Ross
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This volume developed out of a 2010 conference on New Perspectives on Legal Pluralism organized by Lauren Benton and Richard Ross through the Symposium on Comparative Early Modern Legal History ... under the auspices of the Center for Renaissance Studies at the Newberry Library in Chicago"--acknowledgments
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Empires and legal pluralism : jurisdiction, sovereignty, and political imagination in the early modern world / Lauren Benton and Richard J. Ross -- "Bundles of hyphens" : corporations as legal communities in the early modern British empire / Philip J. Stern -- Litigating empire : the role of French courts in establishing colonial sovereignties / Helen Dewar -- Aspects of legal pluralism in the ottoman empire / Karen Barkey -- Reconstructing early modern notions of legal pluralism / Richard J. Ross and Philip J. Stern -- Between justice and economics : "Indians" and reformism in eighteenth-century Spanish imperial thought / Brian Owensby -- Magistrates in empire : convicts, slaves, and the remaking of the plural legal order in the British Empire / Lauren Benton and Lisa Ford -- "Seeking the water of baptism" : fugitive slaves and imperial jurisdiction in the early modern Caribbean / Linda Rupert -- "A pretty gov[ernment]!" : the "confederation of united tribes" and Britain's quest for imperial order in the New Zealand islands during the 1830s / P. G. McHugh -- Laws' histories : pluralisms, pluralities, diversity / Paul D. Halliday -- Rules of law, politics of empire / Jane Burbank and Frederick Cooper
Control code
FIEb17358814
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 314 pages
Isbn
9780814771167
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
(OCoLC)819717787

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