Law and People in Colonial America / Edition 1

Law and People in Colonial America / Edition 1

by Peter Charles Hoffer, Hoffer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801843073

ISBN-13: 9780801843075

Pub. Date: 04/28/1992

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

This revised edition of Law and People in Colonial America will incorporate recent scholarship and encompass American Indians, the French, and Spaniards as people who--on the fringes of English settlement--raised interesting questions. Among them: how in legal terms did the English deal with "marginal"societies; how does this posture help us to understand

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This revised edition of Law and People in Colonial America will incorporate recent scholarship and encompass American Indians, the French, and Spaniards as people who--on the fringes of English settlement--raised interesting questions. Among them: how in legal terms did the English deal with "marginal"societies; how does this posture help us to understand English law and the changes the New World forced upon it; and how did these people on the outside themselves view English law?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801843075
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1992
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.87(w) x 8.95(h) x 0.59(d)

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