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The Resource A history of American law, Lawrence M. Friedman

A history of American law, Lawrence M. Friedman

Label
A history of American law
Title
A history of American law
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence M. Friedman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the history of American law from its beginnings in the colonies to the end of the twentieth century, highlighting the achievements and failures of the American legal system
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Friedman, Lawrence M.
Dewey number
349.73/09
Index
index present
LC call number
KF352
LC item number
.F7 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law
  • Law
  • United States
Label
A history of American law, Lawrence M. Friedman
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0631/2005042451-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnings: American law in the colonial period -- From the revolution to the middle of the nineteenth century: 1776-1850. Republic of bees -- Outposts of the law: the frontier and the civil law fringe -- Law and the economy: 1776-1850 -- Law of personal status: wives, paupers, and slaves -- American law of property -- Law of commerce and trade -- Crime and punishment: and a footnote on tort -- Bar and its works -- American law to the close of the nineteenth century. Blood and gold: some main themes in the law in the last half of the nineteenth century -- Judges and courts: 1850-1900 -- Procedure and practice: an age of reform -- Land and other property -- Administrative law and regulation of business -- Torts -- Underdogs: 1850-1900 -- Law of corporations -- Commerce, labor, and taxation -- Crime and punishment -- Legal profession: the training and literature of law -- Legal profession: at work -- Twentieth century. Leviathan comes of age -- Growth of the law -- Internal legal culture in the twentieth century: lawyers, judges, and law books -- Regulation, welfare, and the rise of environmental law -- Crime and punishment in the twentieth century -- Family law in the twentieth century
Control code
953153
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xx, 620 pages
Isbn
9781416554660
Lccn
2005042451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 953153
  • (Sirsi) 953153
  • (OCoLC)57414325
  • (OCoLC)57414325
Label
A history of American law, Lawrence M. Friedman
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0631/2005042451-d.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnings: American law in the colonial period -- From the revolution to the middle of the nineteenth century: 1776-1850. Republic of bees -- Outposts of the law: the frontier and the civil law fringe -- Law and the economy: 1776-1850 -- Law of personal status: wives, paupers, and slaves -- American law of property -- Law of commerce and trade -- Crime and punishment: and a footnote on tort -- Bar and its works -- American law to the close of the nineteenth century. Blood and gold: some main themes in the law in the last half of the nineteenth century -- Judges and courts: 1850-1900 -- Procedure and practice: an age of reform -- Land and other property -- Administrative law and regulation of business -- Torts -- Underdogs: 1850-1900 -- Law of corporations -- Commerce, labor, and taxation -- Crime and punishment -- Legal profession: the training and literature of law -- Legal profession: at work -- Twentieth century. Leviathan comes of age -- Growth of the law -- Internal legal culture in the twentieth century: lawyers, judges, and law books -- Regulation, welfare, and the rise of environmental law -- Crime and punishment in the twentieth century -- Family law in the twentieth century
Control code
953153
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xx, 620 pages
Isbn
9781416554660
Lccn
2005042451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 953153
  • (Sirsi) 953153
  • (OCoLC)57414325
  • (OCoLC)57414325

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