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The Resource The invention of free labor : the employment relation in English and American law and culture, 1350-1870, Robert J. Steinfeld

The invention of free labor : the employment relation in English and American law and culture, 1350-1870, Robert J. Steinfeld

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The invention of free labor : the employment relation in English and American law and culture, 1350-1870
Title
The invention of free labor
Title remainder
the employment relation in English and American law and culture, 1350-1870
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Steinfeld
Title variation
Employment relation in English and American law and culture, 1350-1870
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Invention of Free Labor: The Employment Relation in English and American Law and Culture, 1350-1870
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digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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Steinfeld, Robert J
Dewey number
  • 346.42/024
  • 344.20624
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
K888
LC item number
.S74 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in legal history
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  • Master and servant
  • Indentured servants
  • Labor contract
  • Master and servant
  • Indentured servants
  • Labor contract
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • Indentured servants
  • Labor contract
  • Master and servant
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Arbeidsverhoudingen
  • Arbeidsrecht
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The invention of free labor : the employment relation in English and American law and culture, 1350-1870, Robert J. Steinfeld
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-263) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. The master-servant relationship in early modern england and the American colonies -- 3. Labor imagined -- 4. The freeborn englishman and the persistence of traditional service -- 5. The ambiguous impact of the American revolution -- 6. Working out the idea and practice of free labor -- 7. The federal anti-peonage act of 1867 -- Conclusion. Self-ownership and self-government in the nineteenth century -- Appendix. Habeas corpus file of runaway laborers, chesapeake and ohio canal company (1829)
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551252553
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 277 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469616407
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  • lossless
  • lossy
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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22573/ctt5dx7t3
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)551252553
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The invention of free labor : the employment relation in English and American law and culture, 1350-1870, Robert J. Steinfeld
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-263) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. The master-servant relationship in early modern england and the American colonies -- 3. Labor imagined -- 4. The freeborn englishman and the persistence of traditional service -- 5. The ambiguous impact of the American revolution -- 6. Working out the idea and practice of free labor -- 7. The federal anti-peonage act of 1867 -- Conclusion. Self-ownership and self-government in the nineteenth century -- Appendix. Habeas corpus file of runaway laborers, chesapeake and ohio canal company (1829)
Control code
551252553
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 277 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469616407
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5dx7t3
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)551252553
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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