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The Resource The transformation of American law, 1780-1860, Morton J. Horwitz

The transformation of American law, 1780-1860, Morton J. Horwitz

Label
The transformation of American law, 1780-1860
Title
The transformation of American law, 1780-1860
Statement of responsibility
Morton J. Horwitz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horwitz, Morton J.
Dewey number
346/.73/009033
Index
index present
LC call number
KF366
LC item number
.H6 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in legal history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law
  • Rechtsgeschiedenis (wetenschap)
  • Privaatrecht
  • Economische ontwikkeling
Label
The transformation of American law, 1780-1860, Morton J. Horwitz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. The Emergence of an Instrumental Conception of Law -- 2. The Transformation in the Conception of Property -- 3. Subsidization of Economic Growth through the Legal System -- 4. Competition and Economic Development -- 5. The Relation between the Bar and Commercial Interests -- 6. The Triumph of Contract -- The Equitable Conception of Contract in the Eighteenth Century -- The Rise of a Market Economy and the Development of the Will Theory of Contract -- Custom and Contract -- Tort and Contract -- 7. The Development of Commercial Law -- The Rise of Negotiability -- The Law of Insurance: The Development of Actuarial Conceptions of Risk -- Usury -- Swift v. Tyson: The Rise of a General Commercial Law -- 8. The Rise of Legal FormalismThe emergence of an instrumental conception of law -- The transformation in the conception of property -- Subsidization of economic growth through the legal system -- Competition and economic development -- The relation between the bar and commercial interests -- The triumph of contract -- The development of commercial law -- The rise of legal formalism
  • The emergence of an instrumental conception of law -- The transformation in the conception of property -- Subsidization of economic growth through the legal system -- Competition and economic development -- The relation between the bar and commercial interests -- The triumph of contract -- The development of commercial law -- The rise of legal formalism
Control code
2373299
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780674903708
Lccn
76026500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)2373299
Label
The transformation of American law, 1780-1860, Morton J. Horwitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. The Emergence of an Instrumental Conception of Law -- 2. The Transformation in the Conception of Property -- 3. Subsidization of Economic Growth through the Legal System -- 4. Competition and Economic Development -- 5. The Relation between the Bar and Commercial Interests -- 6. The Triumph of Contract -- The Equitable Conception of Contract in the Eighteenth Century -- The Rise of a Market Economy and the Development of the Will Theory of Contract -- Custom and Contract -- Tort and Contract -- 7. The Development of Commercial Law -- The Rise of Negotiability -- The Law of Insurance: The Development of Actuarial Conceptions of Risk -- Usury -- Swift v. Tyson: The Rise of a General Commercial Law -- 8. The Rise of Legal FormalismThe emergence of an instrumental conception of law -- The transformation in the conception of property -- Subsidization of economic growth through the legal system -- Competition and economic development -- The relation between the bar and commercial interests -- The triumph of contract -- The development of commercial law -- The rise of legal formalism
  • The emergence of an instrumental conception of law -- The transformation in the conception of property -- Subsidization of economic growth through the legal system -- Competition and economic development -- The relation between the bar and commercial interests -- The triumph of contract -- The development of commercial law -- The rise of legal formalism
Control code
2373299
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780674903708
Lccn
76026500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)2373299

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