Vagrant Nation

Author: Risa Goluboff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190262273
Size: 17.21 MB
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As Goluboff links the human stories of those arrested to the great controversies of the time, she makes coherent an era that often seems chaotic.

Vagrant Nation

Author: Risa Goluboff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199768447
Size: 69.65 MB
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"People out of Place reshapes our understanding of the 1960s by telling a previously unknown story about often overlooked criminal laws prohibiting vagrancy.

Vagrant Nation

Author: Risa Goluboff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190262265
Size: 77.85 MB
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As Goluboff links the human stories of those arrested to the great controversies of the time, she makes coherent an era that often seems chaotic.

States Of Dependency

Author: Karen M. Tani
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107076846
Size: 29.50 MB
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This book recounts the transformation of American poor relief in the decades spanning the New Deal and the War on Poverty.

Shantytown Usa

Author: Lisa Goff
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674660455
Size: 40.74 MB
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Shantytowns once occupied a central place in America’s urban landscape. Lisa Goff shows how these resourceful dwellings were not merely the byproducts of hardship but potent assertions of self-reliance.

The Workplace Constitution From The New Deal To The New Right

Author: Sophia Z. Lee
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316061191
Size: 40.25 MB
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Today, most Americans lack constitutional rights on the job. Instead of enjoying free speech or privacy, they can be fired for almost any reason or no reason at all. This book uses history to explain why.

World War I And The American Constitution

Author: William G. Ross
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108179436
Size: 71.31 MB
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Through a study of constitutional law, gender, race, economics, labor, the prohibition movement, international relations, civil liberties, and society, this book provides a major contribution to our understanding of the development of the ...

Women And Justice For The Poor

Author: Felice Batlan
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107084539
Size: 68.54 MB
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This book re-examines fundamental assumptions about the American legal profession and the boundaries between "professional" lawyers, "lay" lawyers, and social workers.

Bloody Constraint

Author: Theodor Meron
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198028796
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In this remarkable new book, eminent legal scholar Theodor Meron looks at contemporary international humanitarian law and rules for the conduct of war through the lens of Shakespeare's plays and discerns chivalry's influence there.