in Introduction to Middle Eastern Law
July 2007; p ublished online January 2009 .
Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 6341 words.
This chapter presents an introduction to modern Middle Eastern political history. Modern Middle Eastern history can be summarized as a succession of defining eras over the past two...
in The Common Law in Colonial America
May 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: History of Law; Comparative Law. 4775 words.
This chapter shows how the late seventeenth-century and eighteenth-century legal system of Virginia developed to preserve the power of local governments presided over by elite magistrates...