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Justice accused : antislavery and the judicial process, Robert M. Cover

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Justice accused : antislavery and the judicial process
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Justice accused
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antislavery and the judicial process
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Robert M. Cover
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Language
eng
Summary
"What should a judge do when he must hand down a ruling based on a law that he considers unjust or oppressive? This question is examined through a series of problems concerning unjust law that arose with respect to slavery in nineteenth-century America"". --Amazon
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Justice accused : antislavery and the judicial process, Robert M. Cover
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Justice accused : antislavery and the judicial process, Robert M. Cover
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt32bmbr
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
CHAPTER ONE:The Intellectual Tradition: Slavery, Natural Law, and Judicial Positivism in the Eighteenth Century -- PART I:NATURE TAMED -- CHAPTER TWO:Natural Right in Legislation -- CHAPTER THREE:Judicial Construction of a Natural Law Text: The "Free and Equal" Clauses -- CHAPTER FOUR:Statutory Interpretation: "In Favorem Libertatis?" -- CHAPTER FIVE:Conflict of Laws -- CHAPTER SIX:Perspectives from International Law -- PART II:RULES, ROLES, AND REBELS:NATURE'S PLACE DISPUTED -- CHAPTER SEVEN:Some Paradigms of Judicial Rhetoric -- CHAPTER EIGHT:Formal Assumptions of the Judiciary -- CHAPTER NINE:Formal Assumptions of the Antislavery Forces -- CHAPTER TEN:Positivism Established: The Fugitive Slave Law to 1850 -- CHAPTER ELEVEN:Positivism and Crisis: The Fugitive Slave Law, 1850-1859 -- POSTSCRIPT TO PART II -- PART III:THE MORAL-FORMAL DILEMMA -- INTRODUCTORY NOTE -- CHAPTER TWELVE:Context for Conscience -- CHAPTER THIRTEEN:Judicial Responses -- POSTSCRIPT TO PART III -- APPENDIX -- NOTES -- INDEX
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1 online resource (xii, 322 pages)
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9780300161953
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