American Legal History A Very Short Introduction

Author: G. Edward White
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199766002
Size: 13.15 MB
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A concise examination of the central role of legal decisions in shaping key social issues explores topics ranging from Native American affairs and slavery to business and home life as well as how criminal and civil offenses have been ...

Philosophy Of Law

Author: Raymond Wacks
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199687005
Size: 25.45 MB
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Raymond Wacks reveals the intriguing and challenging nature of legal philosophy, exploring the notion of law and its role in our lives.

American History

Author: Paul S. Boyer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019538914X
Size: 73.88 MB
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This volume in Oxford's A Very Short Introduction series offers a concise, readable narrative of the vast span of American history, from the earliest human migrations to the early twenty-first century when the United States loomed as a ...

The Founding Fathers

Author: R. B. Bernstein
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0190273518
Size: 63.71 MB
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This is a concise contribution to the 'Very Short Introductions' series which reintroduces the history that shaped the founding fathers, the history that they made, and what history has made of them.

Law A Very Short Introduction

Author: Raymond Wacks
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191062685
Size: 31.65 MB
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American Slavery

Author: Heather Andrea Williams
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199922683
Size: 54.31 MB
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The book explores conflicts between abolitionists who worked to eliminate slavery and pro-slavery advocates who worked doggedly to sustain the power and wealth they derived from the institution.

American Immigration A Very Short Introduction

Author: David A. Gerber
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199831562
Size: 40.92 MB
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A thoughtful look at immigration, anti-immigration sentiments, and the motivations and experiences of the migrants themselves, this book offers a compact but wide-ranging look at one of America's persistent hot-button issues.

The U S Supreme Court

Author: Linda Greenhouse
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199754543
Size: 56.96 MB
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A Supreme Court reporter offers an introduction to one of the pillars of American government, focusing on the people and traditions of the U.S. Supreme Court and examining many individual Supreme Court cases.

Asian American History A Very Short Introduction

Author: Madeline Y. Hsu
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190219777
Size: 29.13 MB
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American Women S History A Very Short Introduction

Author: Susan Ware
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019932834X
Size: 11.39 MB
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