Southern Slavery And The Law 1619 1860

Author: Thomas D. Morris
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807864307
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This volume is the first comprehensive history of the evolving relationship between American slavery and the law from colonial times to the Civil War.

Slavery The Law

Author: Paul Finkelman
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1461642345
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Central to the development of the American legal system, writes Professor Finkelman in Slavery & the Law, is the institution of slavery.


Author: Jennifer Hull Dorsey
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801461156
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The Many-Headed Hydra: Sailors, Slaves, Commoners, and the Hidden History
of the Revolutionary Atlantic. Boston: Beacon, 2000. ... Morris, Thomas D.
Southern Slavery and the Law, 16191860. Studies in Legal History. Chapel Hill:

Double Character

Author: Ariela J. Gross
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 082032860X
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How, asks Ariela J. Gross, did communities reconcile the dilemmas such trials raised concerning the character of slaves and masters?

Slave Law In The American South

Author: Mark V. Tushnet
Publisher: Univ Pr of Kansas
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Tushnet discusses the opinion's place in the novel--in which she quoted liberally from Ruffin's decision--and evaluates other historians' interpretations of both the opinion and Stowe's provocative novel.

The Southern Debate Over Slavery Petitions To Southern County Courts 1775 1867

Author: Loren Schweninger
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252032608
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Court of Louisiana; Thomas D. Morris, Southern Slavery and the Law, 1619
1860 (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, ... 1619–1865: A Case
Study of Law and Social Change in Six Southern States,” American Journal of
Legal History 29 (1985): 93–150; ... and Warren M. Billings (Lafayette: Center for
Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1997); and A Law Unto

Reader S Guide To The Social Sciences

Author: Jonathan Michie
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135932263
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Sandford: A Brief History, Boston: Bedford, 1997b Finkelman, Paul and Joseph C.
Miller (editors), Macmillan Encyclopedia ... of the American Legal Process, New
York: Oxford University Press, 1996 Huebner, Timothy S., The Southern Judicial
... 1974 Morris, Thomas D., Southern Slavery and the Law, 16191860, Chapel
Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996 ... The limited literature of non-
modern and non-US studies of slave law is in part a function of the limitation of

Reader S Guide To American History

Author: Peter J. Parish
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134261896
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But, according to Wright, the slave economy was flawed, and the plantation South
lacked the creative tension to stimulate industry, ... In a series of studies ...
Slavery: Major Historical Interpretations, New York: Garland, 1987 (United States
Constitutional and Legal History, vol. ... Thomas D., Southern Slavery and the
Law, 1619-1860, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996 Schafer,
Judith ...

America History And Life

Author: Eric H. Boehm
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Utilizing the architectural porch design of Southern plantation homes to
physically and symbolically separate slaves from their masters, Chesnutt traced,
... Journal of the American Studies Association of Texas 1997 28: 55-78. ... the
Women in Slavery: Emancipating Perspectives on the American Past (1996), and
Thomas D. Morris's Southern Slavery and the Law, 1619-1860 ... Morris
demonstrates that laws regarding slavery varied greatly from state to state,
defying generalizations.