ISBN-10:
0521804140
ISBN-13:
9780521804141
Pub. Date:
12/28/2001
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Law and Colonial Cultures: Legal Regimes in World History, 1400-1900

Law and Colonial Cultures: Legal Regimes in World History, 1400-1900

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ISBN-13: 9780521804141
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 12/28/2001
Series: Studies in Comparative World History Series
Pages: 300
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.83(d)
Lexile: 1590L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; 1. Legal regimes and colonial cultures; 2. Law in diaspora: the legal regime of the Atlantic world; 3. Order out of trouble: jurisdictional tensions in Catholic and Islamic empires; 4. A place for the state: legal pluralism as a colonial project in Bengal and West Africa; 5. Subjects and witnesses: cultural and legal hierarchies in the Cape Colony and New South Wales; 6. Constructing sovereignty: extra-territoriality in the Oriental Republic of Uruguay; 7. Culture and the rule(s) of law; Bibliography; Index.

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