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Title:
Law and history : the evolution of the Americal legal system.
Author:
Chase, Anthony, 1948-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : New Press, [1997]

©1997
Physical Description:
219 pages ; 234 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781565845169
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Offering an interpretation of the evolution of the law, the author draws upon a range of sources - including texts by Adam Smith, Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, lectures by Norman Mailer, and the critical legal studies theory of Morton Horwitz.


Author Notes

Anthony Chase teaches law at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He has published articles in the nation's leading legal journals, including Yale Law Journal, University of Michigan Law Review, and New York University Law Review. This is his first book.


Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. IX
Introductionp. 1
Chapter 1 Historical Jurisprudencep. 11
Chapter 2 Capital's Horizonp. 51
Chapter 3 The Great Dividep. 101
Chapter 4 Wake of the Floodp. 161

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