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Early American law and society

Early American law and society

Law of America > Law of the United States > Federal law. Common and collective state law Individual states > History > By period > Colonial > General works

Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Stephen Botein, American Bar Association.
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): New York (State)
  • Publication Information: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, ©1983
  • Publication Type (Medium): History
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Borzoi books in law and American society.
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Online version: Botein, Stephen. Early American law and society. New York: Knopf: Distributed by Random House, ©1983 (OCoLC)680647605

Short Description

VIII, 140 pages ; 21 cm.

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Useful for students learning an area of law, Early American law and society is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Knopf, Distributed by Random House
  • Responsable Person: Stephen Botein.
  • Publication Date: 1983
  • Copyright Date: 1983
  • Location: New York, N.Y.
  • Country/State: New York (State)
  • Number of Editions: 12 editions
  • First edition Date: 1980
  • Last edition Date: 1983
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KF361
  • Dewey Code: 349.73
  • ISBN: 0394332520 9780394332529 0394335821 9780394335827
  • OCLC: 8762829

Main Contents

1. Differentiation: An Overview
2. Assessment and Differentiation: A Framework for Understanding
3. Pre-assessment: Knowing Where Students Are as a Unit Begins
4. Ongoing Assessment: Knowing Where Students Are as a Unit Evolves
5. Summative Assessment: Measuring Student Learning at Key Points in a Unit
6. Assessment, Grading, and Differentiation
7. A Look Back and Ahead –A nation among peoples
Religion and the state
Community and conflict
The stresses of empire
Documents. Indian and English ideas of property
Toward a definition of slavery
Citizenship and politics
A radical VIew of colonization
State religion extemporized
A blueprint for religious pluralism
Puritan justice in transition
The case for separation
English law summarized
Anarchy in early Virginia
Competition for land in New England
Division of a planter's estate
The heavy hand of the privy council
Lawyers against pettifoggers
The ambiguities of resistance
Insurrection in the countryside.

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