The Resource Southern slavery and the law, 1619-1860, Thomas D. Morris

Southern slavery and the law, 1619-1860, Thomas D. Morris

Label
Southern slavery and the law, 1619-1860
Title
Southern slavery and the law, 1619-1860
Statement of responsibility
Thomas D. Morris
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1938-
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Morris, Thomas D.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in legal history
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  • Slavery
  • Slavery
Label
Southern slavery and the law, 1619-1860, Thomas D. Morris
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
©2016 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-561) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sources. Racial and legal. The function of race in Southern slave law ; The sources of Southern slave law -- Slaves as property. Slaves as property: chattels personal or realty, and did It matter? ; Slavery and the law of successions ; Contract law in the sale and mortgaging of slaves ; The slave hireling contract and the law -- Slaves as persons. Southern law and the homicides of slaves ; Law and the abuse of slaves ; Jurisdiction and process in the trials of slaves ; Slaves and the rules of evidence in criminal trials ; Masters and the criminal offenses of their slaves ; Obedience and the outsider ; Slaves' violence against third parties ; Slaves, sexual violence, and the law ; Property crimes and the law ; Police regulations ; Wrongs of slaves and the civil liability of masters -- Manumission: Emancipation : conceptions, restraints, and practice ; Quasi and in futuro emancipations
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 575 pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Southern slavery and the law, 1619-1860, Thomas D. Morris
Publication
Distribution
Note
©2016 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-561) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sources. Racial and legal. The function of race in Southern slave law ; The sources of Southern slave law -- Slaves as property. Slaves as property: chattels personal or realty, and did It matter? ; Slavery and the law of successions ; Contract law in the sale and mortgaging of slaves ; The slave hireling contract and the law -- Slaves as persons. Southern law and the homicides of slaves ; Law and the abuse of slaves ; Jurisdiction and process in the trials of slaves ; Slaves and the rules of evidence in criminal trials ; Masters and the criminal offenses of their slaves ; Obedience and the outsider ; Slaves' violence against third parties ; Slaves, sexual violence, and the law ; Property crimes and the law ; Police regulations ; Wrongs of slaves and the civil liability of masters -- Manumission: Emancipation : conceptions, restraints, and practice ; Quasi and in futuro emancipations
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 575 pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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