Legal Slavery

Author: Aspi Maneckjee
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781462825950
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Legal Slavery Divine Justice By writing this book I would like to bring to public attention and awareness that slavery is common in the 21st Century, please refer to website: ( ...

The Legal Understanding Of Slavery

Author: Jean Allain
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0199660468
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This book examines how slavery is understood in law. It shows how the legal definition of slavery has evolved and continues to be contentious.

The Regulations Of Robbers

Author: Christina Accomando
Publisher: Ohio State University Press
ISBN: 9780814208830
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In The Regulations of Robbers, Christina Accomando examines legal, political, and literary discourses of slavery and resistance through the works of judges, lawmakers, and former slaves.

Before Dred Scott

Author: Anne Twitty
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107112060
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An analysis of slave and slaveholder understanding and manipulation of formal legal systems in the region known as the American Confluence during the antebellum era.

Neither Fugitive Nor Free

Author: Edlie L. Wong
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814794556
Size: 71.22 MB
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Studies lawsuits to gain freedom for slaves on the grounds of their having traveled to free territory, starting with Somerset v.

Slavery In Louisiana

Author: Jennifer Nicole Love Drake
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The legal character and lived experiences of slavery in Louisiana from the eighteenth until the mid-nineteenth centuries were governed by the demands of a market economy.

Slave Law In The Americas

Author: Alan Watson
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820311791
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In this book, Alan Watson argues that the slave laws of North and South America--the written codes defining the relationship of masters to slaves--reflect not so much the culture and society of the various colonies but the legal traditions ...

The Laws Of Slavery In Texas

Author: Randolph B. Campbell
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292782780
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The sparseness is particularly evident in the area of slave law. Most works on the
legal dimensions of slavery focus heavily on the Old South, and Texas law is
discussed either briefly or not at all. National scholars no doubt have paid scant ...

America S Forgotten First War For Slavery And Genesis Of The Alamo

Author: Phillip Thomas Tucker
ISBN: 1387140086
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This was a most ingenious legal plan, formulated by experienced lawyers, to
evade the anti-slave laws. Cleverly exploiting Mexico's debtor, or debt peonage,
laws, this plan of subterfuge took full advantage of an existing legal loop-hole: ...