Herzog Tamar Books
Books di Herzog Tamar
A Short History of European Law
edizioni Harvard Univ Pr collana Harvard Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2018
Frontiers of Possession
edizioni Harvard Univ Pr collana Harvard Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2015
Frontiers of Possession asks how territorial borders were established in Europe and the Americas during the early modern period and challenges the standard view that national boundaries are largely determined by military conflicts and treaties. Focusing on Spanish and Portuguese claims in the New and Old Worlds, Tamar...
Short History of European Law
edizioni HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS , 2019
edizioni Yale Univ Pr collana Yale Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2011
edizioni Univ of Michigan Pr collana Univ of Michigan Pr (Hardcover) , 2004
In colonies like Quito, order was typically maintained by local, private law enforcement, while weak and impoverished bureaucratic infrastructures receded into the background. Judicial administration was therefore open to the influences of social networks, rumor, and reputation. Upholding justice was a communal rather...