Past law, present histories

This collection brings methods and questions from humanities, law and social sciences disciplines to examine different instances of lawmaking. Contributors explore the problematic of past law in present historical analysis across indigenous Australia and New Zealand, from post-Franco Spain to curren...

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Main Author: Kirkby, Diane Elizabeth
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Canberra, Acton, A.C.T. ANU E Press 2012, 2012
Series:Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG)
Subjects:
Law
Online Access:
Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This collection brings methods and questions from humanities, law and social sciences disciplines to examine different instances of lawmaking. Contributors explore the problematic of past law in present historical analysis across indigenous Australia and New Zealand, from post-Franco Spain to current international law and maritime regulation, from settler colonial humanitarian debates to efforts to end cruelty to children and animals. They highlight problems both national and international in their implication. From different disciplines and theoretical positions, they illustrate the diverse and complex study of law's history
Physical Description:1 online resource
ISBN:9781922144027
1922144029