Habeas Corpus

Author: Paul Delaney Halliday
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674049017
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A revisionist history of habeas corpus the world's most revered legal device. Habeas corpus was not established to protect the rights of the individual but rather to protect the individual from abusive judges and jailers.

Habeas Corpus

Author: Paul D. Halliday
Publisher: Belknap Press
ISBN: 9780674064201
Size: 70.39 MB
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A revisionist history of habeas corpus the world's most revered legal device. Habeas corpus was not established to protect the rights of the individual but rather to protect the individual from abusive judges and jailers.

The Power Of Habeas Corpus In America

Author: Anthony Gregory
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107036437
Size: 21.77 MB
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This book tells the story of habeas corpus from medieval England to modern America, crediting the rocky history to the writ's very nature as a government power.

Habeas Corpus In America

Author: Justin J. Wert
Publisher: Constitutional Thinking
ISBN: 9780700617630
Size: 28.43 MB
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The first study of habeas corpus in an American political context.

A Nation Of Outsiders

Author: Grace Elizabeth Hale
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199792925
Size: 78.64 MB
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In this wide-ranging and vividly written cultural history, Grace Elizabeth Hale sheds light on why so many white middle-class Americans chose to re-imagine themselves as outsiders in the second half of the twentieth century and explains how ...

Constitution Cafe

Author: Christopher Phillips
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393342260
Size: 75.36 MB
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To find out, Christopher Phillips, originator of the Socrates Cafâe dialogues, sets off on a cross-country junket to engage Americans of all stripes in an offbeat constitutional convention.

Courage To Dissent

Author: Tomiko Brown-Nagin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199831593
Size: 51.43 MB
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This groundbreaking book uncovers the activism of visionaries--both well-known figures and unsung citizens--from across the ideological spectrum who sought something different from, or more complicated than, "integration.

The Oxford Handbook Of The U S Constitution

Author: Mark V. Tushnet
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0190245751
Size: 28.99 MB
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The Oxford Handbook of the U.S. Constitution offers a comprehensive overview and introduction to the U.S. Constitution from the perspectives of history, political science, law, rights, and constitutional themes, while focusing on its ...

Empires Of The Atlantic World

Author: John Huxtable Elliott
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300123999
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Compares the empires built by Spain and Britain in the Americas, from Columbus's arrival in the New World to the end of Spanish colonial rule in the early nineteenth century.

England Under The Stuarts

Author: George Macaulay Trevelyan
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415277853
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G. M Trevelyan's oustanding book is a classic account of England in the years between 1603 and 1714, charting England's progress from a "great nation" to a "great empire".