Benton Lauren Books
Books di Benton Lauren editi da New York University Press
Legal Pluralism and Empires, 1500-1850
edizioni NEW YORK UNIVERSITY PRESS
Historians used to imagine empire as an imperial power extending total domination over its colonies. Now, however, they understand empire as a site in which colonies and their constitutions were regulated by legal pluralism: layered and multicentric systems of law, which incorporated or preserved the law of conquered...