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Author Hoffer, Peter Charles, 1944-

Title A nation of laws : America's imperfect pursuit of justice / Peter Charles Hoffer

Publ Info Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  KF352 .H64 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  KF352 H64 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  KF352 .H64 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 214 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Prologue : slavery and race law -- Contested categories -- Divergent paths -- Adversaries and partisans -- Criminal trials -- Critical episodes -- Discursive spaces -- Epilogue : the future of a nation of laws
LC subject Law -- United States -- History
ISBN 9780700617074 (cloth : alk. paper)
0700617078 (cloth : alk. paper)