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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to International Law in Historical Perspective: State succession.   

Magna Carta

James Clarke Holt - History - 1992 - 553 pages
This is a fully revised and extended edition of Sir James Holt's classic study of Magna Carta, the Great Charter, which sets the events of 1215 and the Charter itself in the ...
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Disputes and Settlements: Law and Human Relations in the West

John Bossy - History - 2003 - 308 pages
This collection of essays by British, American and French scholars uses the records of the law in Western Europe from the fall of Rome to the nineteenth century in an attempt ...
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An Historical Introduction to Western Constitutional Law

R. C. van Caenegem - Law - 1995 - 338 pages
Professor van Caenegem's new book addresses fundamental questions of constitutional organization--democracy versus autocracy, unitary versus federal organization, pluralism ...
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Governing Morals: A Social History of Moral Regulation

Alan Hunt - Law - 1999 - 273 pages
This book is a broad-ranging history of moral regulation focusing on Britain and the US.
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Dismembering the Body Politic: Partisan Politics in England's Towns, 1650-1730

Paul D. Halliday - History - 2003 - 416 pages
An account of the emergence of local partisan politics in the century after the English Civil War.
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Law and Government Under the Tudors: Essays Presented to Sir Geoffrey Elton

Claire Cross, Geoffrey Rudolph Elton, David Loades - History - 2002 - 296 pages
This is a collection of specially commissioned research essays by scholars on the government of Tudor England, designed as a tribute from a group of advanced students to their ...
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The Common Peace: Participation and the Criminal Law in Seventeenth-Century ...

Cynthia B. Herrup - History - 1989 - 232 pages
The Common Peace traces the attitudes behind the enforcement of the criminal law in early modern England. Focusing on five stages in prosecution (arrest, bail, indictment ...
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The Renewal of the Old: Inaugural Lecture: Delivered 1 February 1996

David Johnston - Law - 1996 - 25 pages
David Johnston argues powerfully that modern legal systems have much to learn from legal history, and from the methods and approaches of their predecessors. Roman law in ...
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A Natural Right to Die: Twenty-three Centuries of Debate

Raymond Whiting - Law - 2002 - 222 pages
Demonstrates how U.S. attitudes and practices concerning euthanasia have been influenced by the historical development of rights within the western world.
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The Spirit of American Law

George S. Grossman - Law - 2000 - 556 pages
An anthology of introductory readings on the roots, history, and future of American law.
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