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The legal construction of identity : the judicial and social legacy of American colonialism in Puerto Rico

The legal construction of identity : the judicial and social legacy of American colonialism in Puerto Rico

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Efrén Rivera Ramos
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): District of Columbia
  • Publication Information: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, ©2001
  • Publication Type (Medium): History
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Series title: Law and public policy.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.us/the-legal-construction-of-identity-the-judicial-and-social-legacy-of-american-colonialism-in-puerto-rico/ (Stable identifier)

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XV, 275 pages ; 27 cm.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: American Psychological Association
  • Responsable Person: Efre?n Rivera Ramos.
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Copyright Date: 2001
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Country/State: District of Columbia
  • Number of Editions: 15 editions
  • First edition Date: 2000
  • Last edition Date: 2001
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KF4635
  • Dewey Code: 340.115
  • ISBN: 1557986703 9781557986702
  • OCLC: 45172009

Main Contents

Essential History
The U.S. Expansionist Drive
Puerto Rico Before 1898
Puerto Rico Under the American Regime
The Judicial Construction of Colonialism
The Legal Doctrine of the Insular Cases
The Legal Theory and Ideology of the Insular Cases
The Constitutive Effects of the Insular Cases
The Production of Hegemony in Puerto Rican Society
Hegemony Through Citizenship
Hegemony Through Legal Consciousness: Rights, Partial Democracy, and the Rule of Law.

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