The Transatlantic Constitution

Author: Mary Sarah Bilder
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674020948
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Departing from traditional approaches to colonial legal history, Mary Sarah Bilder argues that American law and legal culture developed within the framework of an evolving, unwritten transatlantic constitution that lawyers, legislators, and ...

Sovereignty And Possession In The English New World

Author: Ken MacMillan
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521870097
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time when the colonies were of limited strategic, political, or economic
importance. The argument has ... See Mary Sarah Bilder, The Transatlantic
Constitution: Colonial Legal Culture and the Empire (Cambridge, MA, 2004). 67
These sources ...

Settlers Liberty And Empire

Author: Craig Yirush
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139496042
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Nevertheless, their focus on the conservative, prescriptive nature of the colonial
case, and in particular their denial that ... The Transatlantic Constitution: Colonial
Legal Culture and the Empire (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2004); and
 ...

The Revolutionary Constitution

Author: David J. Bodenhamer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019991303X
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... have appeared on the legal and constitutional heritage of the American
colonies, but no singlevolume survey exists. ... The Transatlantic Constitution:
Colonial Legal Culture and the Empire (Cambridge: Harvard University Press,
2004), ...

Pirate Nests And The Rise Of The British Empire 1570 1740

Author: Mark G. Hanna
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469617951
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See Lauren Benton, A Search for Sovereignty: Law and Geography in European
Empires, 1400– 1900 (New York, 2010); ... 2002); Mary Sarah Bilder, The
Transatlantic Constitution: Colonial Legal Culture and the Empire (Cambridge,
Mass., ...

Britain S Oceanic Empire

Author: H. V. Bowen
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110702014X
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also derives, in part, from the notion that the English common law transcended all
rival legal systems, especially in ... Mary Sarah Bilder, The transatlantic
constitution: colonial legal culture and the empire (Cambridge, MA, 2004); Ken ...

The American Constitutional Tradition

Author: H. Lowell Brown
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1683930487
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Colonial Charters, Covenants, and Revolutionary State Constitutions, 1578–
1780 H. Lowell Brown ... Mary S. Bilder, The Transatlantic Constitution: Colonial
Legal Culture and the Empire (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2004), 1. 19
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Faithful Bodies

Author: Heather Miyano Kopelson
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479852341
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The Transatlantic Constitution: Colonial Legal Culture and the Empire.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2004. Black, Mindele. “Edward Taylor:
Heavens Sugar Cake.” New England Quarterly 29, no. 2 (1956): 159–81. Blier,
Suzanne.

The Cosmopolitan State

Author: H Patrick Glenn
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191504971
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The empire in question was that of the English, and the common law that
circulated within this empire was that known as the ... It was received in colonies
where English settlers arrived, by virtue of its own norms, and went on to structure
in large ... Sarah Bilder has thus written of a 'transatlantic constitution' prior to US
independence, which was both written and ... Daniel Hulsebosch's language, it
was English legal culture that 'structured relationships' between province and
metropolis, ...

Remaking Custom

Author: Ellen Holmes Pearson
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 0813930936
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The book also deals with innovations that presented uncomfortable challenges to law educators as they sought creative ways to justify the legal cultures that grew up around slavery and Anglo-Americans’ hunger for land occupied by Native ...