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              The Dred Scott Case: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Race and Law
                

              The Dred Scott Case: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Race and Law (Hardback)

              Edited by Konig, David Thomas; Series edited by Finkelman, Paul; Edited by Bracey, Christopher Alan; Series edited by Barnes, L. Diane

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              In 1846, two slaves, Dred and Harriet Scott, filed petitions for their freedom in the Old Courthouse in St Louis, Missouri. It is the first true civil rights case decided by the US Supreme Court. This title offers a collection of essays that revisits the history of the case and i ...

              ISBN 9780821419113
              Published 1 April 2010 by Inbooks
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Series on Law, Society, and Politics in the Midwest
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              Documents of American Constitutional and Legal History: Volume II: From 1896 to the Present
               

              Documents of American Constitutional and Legal History: Volume II: From 1896 to the Present (Paperback, 3rd edition)

              By Urofsky, Melvin I.; Finkelman, Paul

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              Documents in American Constitutional and Legal History is a two-volume companion to Urofsky and Finkelman's March of Liberty. This reader provides students with a mix of both frequently cited and lesser-known but equally important historical documents and court decisions that hav ...

              ISBN 9780195323122
              Published 1 December 2006 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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              In the Shadow of Freedom: The Politics of Slavery in the National Capital
               

              In the Shadow of Freedom: The Politics of Slavery in the National Capital (Hardback)

              Edited by Finkelman, Paul; Kennon, Donald R.; Contributions by Earle, Jonathan H.; Harrold, Stanley; Kachun, Mitch

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              This volume explores the twin issues of how slavery made life possible in America's capital city, with black slaves serving the legislators, bureaucrats and military leaders, and how lawmakers in the District regulated slavery in the nation.

              ISBN 9780821419342
              Published 1 November 2010 by Inbooks
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Perspectives on the History of Congress, 1801-1877
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              : Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006): Volume 3, R - Z

              : Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006): Volume 3, R - Z (Hardback)

              Edited by Finkelman, Paul

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              Originally published in 2006, the Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties, is a comprehensive 3 volume set covering a broad range of topics in the subject of civil liberties in America. The book covers the topic from numerous different areas including freedom of speech, press, r ...

              ISBN 9781138576384
              Published 15 December 2017 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Slavery and the Founders: Dilemmas of Jefferson and His Contemporaries

              Slavery and the Founders: Dilemmas of Jefferson and His Contemporaries (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Finkelman, Paul

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              A study of the attitudes of the founding fathers toward slavery. The text examines the views of Thomas Jefferson reflected in his life and writings and those of other founders as expressed in sources such as the Constitution, the Constituional Convention and the Northwest Ordinan ...

              ISBN 9781563245916
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780765604392
              Published 15 November 1995 by Taylor & Francis Inc
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              A March of Liberty: Volume 2: A Constitutional History of the United States
               

              A March of Liberty: Volume 2: A Constitutional History of the United States (Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By Urofsky, Melvin I.; Finkelman, Paul

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              This work is an overview of American constitutional development, from the founding of the English colonies down through the decisions of the latest term of the Supreme Court. It offers a complete reference work that should be intelligible to the layperson as well as to the specia ...

              ISBN 9780195126372
              Published 1 January 2002 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Documents of American Constitutional and Legal History: Volume 1: From the Founding to 1986
               

              Documents of American Constitutional and Legal History: Volume 1: From the Founding to 1986 (Paperback, 3rd edition)

              By Urofsky, Melvin I.; Finkelman, Paul

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              A two-volume companion to March of Liberty , this reader provides historical documents and court decisions that have shaped the nation's constitutional development, beginning with its colonization and extending to the various decisions of the Supreme Court. Each volume includes a ...

              ISBN 9780195323115
              Published 3 January 2007 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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              Terrorism, Government, and Law: National Authority and Local Autonomy in the War on Terror
               

              Terrorism, Government, and Law: National Authority and Local Autonomy in the War on Terror (Hardback)

              Edited by Herman, Susan N.; Finkelman, Paul

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              The involvement of state and local governments in the war on terror may be changing our structures of government on another plane: federalism.

              ISBN 9780313347337
              Published 1 April 2008 by ABC-CLIO
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              Series Praeger Security International
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              Encyclopedia of African American History: 5-Volume Set

              Encyclopedia of African American History: 5-Volume Set (Hardback, New edition)

              Edited by Finkelman, Paul

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              Focusing on the making of African American society from the 1896 separate but equal ruling of Plessy v Ferguson to the contemporary period, this encyclopedia traces the transition from the Reconstruction Era to the age of Jim Crow, the Harlem Renaissance, the Great Migration, the ...

              ISBN 9780195167795
              Published 4 September 2008 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Series Encyclopedia of African American History
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              American Legal History: Cases and Materials
                

              American Legal History: Cases and Materials (Paperback, 3rd edition)

              By Hall, Kermit L.; Finkelman, Paul; Ely, James W., Jr.

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              Revised and expanded in this third edition, American Legal History now provides a comprehensive selection of the most important documents in the field, which integrate the history of public and private law from America's colonial origins to the present. The since 1945 portion inc ...

              ISBN 9780195162257
              Published 1 November 2004 by Oxford University Press
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