Signposts : new directions in Southern legal history

Signposts : new directions in Southern legal history

Signposts : new directions in Southern legal history

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Patricia H. Minter, Sally E. Hadden
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Georgia
  • Publication Information: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, ©2013
  • Publication Type (Medium): Electronic books, History
  • Material: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: Studies in the legal history of the South.
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Additional Format

Print version: Signposts. Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 2013 (DLC) 2012036978 (OCoLC)810773224

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1 online resource.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Signposts : new directions in Southern legal history is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: The University of Georgia Press
  • Responsable Person: edited by Sally E. Hadden and Patricia Hagler Minter.
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Copyright Date: 2013
  • Location: Athens
  • Country/State: Georgia
  • Number of Editions: 6 editions
  • First edition Date: 2013
  • Last edition Date: 2013
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KF352
  • Dewey Code: 349.7509
  • ISBN: 9780820345840 0820345849
  • OCLC: 839544140

Main Contents

Introduction / Sally E. Hadden and Patricia Hagler Minter
In my mother's house : dowry property and female inheritance patterns in Spanish Florida / Susan Richbourg Parker
The law and order campaign in New Orleans, 1763-1765 : a comparative VIew / Thomas N. Ingersoll
“Using the faculties conceded to her by law” : slavery, law, and agency in Spanish New Orleans, 1763-1803 / Jennifer M. Spear
South Carolina's grand jury presentments : the eighteenth-century experience / Sally E. Hadden
Guarding republican liberty : St. George Tucker and judging in federal Virginia / Jessica K. Lowe
The shades of loyalty : Elisha W. Chester and the Cherokee removal / Tim Alan Garrison
The material conditions of dependency : the hidden history of free women's control of property in the early nineteenth-century South / Laura F. Edwards
Democracy, and lynching, in America / Christopher R. Waldrep
The world made by laws and the laws made by the world of the old South / Alfred L. Brophy
Peaceful revolution and popular sovereignty : reassessing the constitutionality of Southern secession / Roman J. Hoyos
Strategic litigation and the death of reconstruction / Cynthia Nicoletti
The homestead exemption and Southern legal culture / James W. Ely Jr
A place for themselves in the modern world : Southern women and alcohol in the age of prohibition, 1912-1933 / Lisa Lindquist Dorr
Race, property, and negotiated space in the American South : a reconsideration of Buchanan v. Warley / Patricia Hagler Minter
Race, law, and southern public higher education, 1860s-1960s / Peter Wallenstein
The southern roots of the reapportionment revolution / Charles L. Zelden
Defending the right to discriminate : the libertarian challenge to the civil rights movement / Christopher W. Schmidt.

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