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The grand experiment : law and legal culture in British settler societies, edited by Hamar Foster, Benjamin L. Berger, and A.R. Buck

Label
The grand experiment : law and legal culture in British settler societies
Title
The grand experiment
Title remainder
law and legal culture in British settler societies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hamar Foster, Benjamin L. Berger, and A.R. Buck
Title variation
Law and legal culture in British settler societies
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
KD5020
LC item number
.G73 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Foster, Hamar
  • Buck, A. R
  • Berger, Benjamin L.
  • Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
Series statement
Law and society ,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law
  • Law
  • Indians of North America
Label
The grand experiment : law and legal culture in British settler societies, edited by Hamar Foster, Benjamin L. Berger, and A.R. Buck
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [352]-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Bruce Kercher,
  • p. 38
  • One chief, two chiefs, red chiefs, blue chiefs : newcomer perspectives on indigenous leadership in Rupert's land and the North-West Territories
  • Janna Promislow,
  • p. 55
  • Rhetoric, reason, and the rule of law in Early Colonial New South Wales
  • Ian Holloway, Simon Bronitt, John Williams,
  • p. 78
  • Sometimes persuasive authority : Dominion case law and English judges, 1895-1970
  • Jeremy Finn,
  • Introduction : does law matter? the New Colonial legal history
  • p. 101 -- pt. 2.
  • Courts and judges in the colonies
  • Courts, communities, and communication : the Nova Scotia Supreme Court on Circuit, 1816-50
  • Jim Phillips, Philip Girard,
  • p. 117
  • Fame and infamy : two men of the law in Colonial New Zealsnd
  • David V. Williams,
  • p. 135
  • Moving in an "eccentric orbit" : the independence of Judge Algernon Sidney Montagu in Van Diemen's land, 1833-47
  • Stefan Petrow,
  • Benjamin L. Berger, Hamar Foster, A.R. Buck,
  • p. 156
  • "Not in keeping with the traditions of the Cariboo Courts" : courts and community identity in Northeastern British Columbia, 1920-50
  • Jonathan Swainger,
  • p. 176 -- pt. 3.
  • Property, politics, and petitions in Colonial law
  • Starkie's adventures in North America : the emergence of libel law
  • Lyndsay M. Campbell,
  • p. 195 -- The
  • law of Dower in New South Wales and the United States : a study in comparative legal history
  • A.R. Buck, Nancy E. Wright,
  • p. 1 -- pt. 1.
  • p. 208
  • Contesting prohibition and the constitution in 1850s New Brunswick
  • Greg Marquis,
  • p. 221
  • From humble prayers to legal demands : the Cowichan Petition of 1909 and the British Columbia Indian land question
  • Hamar Foster, Benjamin L. Berger,
  • p. 240
  • Afterword looking from the past into the future
  • John McLaren,
  • p. 268
  • Authority at the boundaries of empire
  • Libel and the Colonial Administration of Justice in Upper Canada and New South Wales, c. 1825-30
  • Barry Wright,
  • p. 15 -- The
  • limits of despotic government at sea
Control code
231879844
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 400 pages
Isbn
9780774814911
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009368490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)231879844
Label
The grand experiment : law and legal culture in British settler societies, edited by Hamar Foster, Benjamin L. Berger, and A.R. Buck
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [352]-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Bruce Kercher,
  • p. 38
  • One chief, two chiefs, red chiefs, blue chiefs : newcomer perspectives on indigenous leadership in Rupert's land and the North-West Territories
  • Janna Promislow,
  • p. 55
  • Rhetoric, reason, and the rule of law in Early Colonial New South Wales
  • Ian Holloway, Simon Bronitt, John Williams,
  • p. 78
  • Sometimes persuasive authority : Dominion case law and English judges, 1895-1970
  • Jeremy Finn,
  • Introduction : does law matter? the New Colonial legal history
  • p. 101 -- pt. 2.
  • Courts and judges in the colonies
  • Courts, communities, and communication : the Nova Scotia Supreme Court on Circuit, 1816-50
  • Jim Phillips, Philip Girard,
  • p. 117
  • Fame and infamy : two men of the law in Colonial New Zealsnd
  • David V. Williams,
  • p. 135
  • Moving in an "eccentric orbit" : the independence of Judge Algernon Sidney Montagu in Van Diemen's land, 1833-47
  • Stefan Petrow,
  • Benjamin L. Berger, Hamar Foster, A.R. Buck,
  • p. 156
  • "Not in keeping with the traditions of the Cariboo Courts" : courts and community identity in Northeastern British Columbia, 1920-50
  • Jonathan Swainger,
  • p. 176 -- pt. 3.
  • Property, politics, and petitions in Colonial law
  • Starkie's adventures in North America : the emergence of libel law
  • Lyndsay M. Campbell,
  • p. 195 -- The
  • law of Dower in New South Wales and the United States : a study in comparative legal history
  • A.R. Buck, Nancy E. Wright,
  • p. 1 -- pt. 1.
  • p. 208
  • Contesting prohibition and the constitution in 1850s New Brunswick
  • Greg Marquis,
  • p. 221
  • From humble prayers to legal demands : the Cowichan Petition of 1909 and the British Columbia Indian land question
  • Hamar Foster, Benjamin L. Berger,
  • p. 240
  • Afterword looking from the past into the future
  • John McLaren,
  • p. 268
  • Authority at the boundaries of empire
  • Libel and the Colonial Administration of Justice in Upper Canada and New South Wales, c. 1825-30
  • Barry Wright,
  • p. 15 -- The
  • limits of despotic government at sea
Control code
231879844
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 400 pages
Isbn
9780774814911
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009368490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)231879844

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