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Islands of law : a legal history of the British Isles

Islands of law : a legal history of the British Isles

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Richard S. Tompson, Richard S. Tompson
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): New York (State)
  • Publication Information: New York : P. Lang, ©2000
  • Publication Type (Medium): History, Einfu?hrung
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Series title: Studies in modern European history, v. 40.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/islands-of-law-a-legal-history-of-the-british-isles/ (Stable identifier)

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X, 339 pages ; 23 cm.

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Useful for students learning an area of law, Islands of law : a legal history of the British Isles is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: P. Lang
  • Responsable Person: Richard S. Tompson.
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Copyright Date: 2000
  • Location: New York
  • Country/State: New York (State)
  • Number of Editions: 7 editions
  • First edition Date: 2000
  • Last edition Date: 2000
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD532
  • Dewey Code: 349.41
  • ISBN: 0820448982 9780820448985
  • OCLC: 42726330

Main Contents

Introduction: Insularity and Interaction
Ch. 1. Making Appeals, 1660-1720
Ch. 2. Imperial Legislation, 1689-1766
Ch. 3. Revolution and Law, 1760-1801
Ch. 4. Inquiry and Legal Reform, 1799-1850
Ch. 5. Building the Supreme Court, 1840-1880
Ch. 6. Law and Democracy, 1880-1930
Ch. 7. Law and the Constitution, 1900-1950
Ch. 8. Modern Legal Interaction, 1950-1990
Conclusion: Law and the British Isles.

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