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  • Hitler's American Model by James Q. Whitman
    Hitler's American Model (English, Hardback) James Q. Whitman

    Investigates the impact Jim Crow, American citizenship, and anti-miscegenation laws in the United States had on the Nuremberg Laws of the Nazi regime.

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  • The Legacy of Roman Law in the German Romantic Era by James Q. Whitman
    The Legacy of Roman Law in the German Romantic Era (English, Hardback) James Q. Whitman

    Well after the process of codification had begun elsewhere in nineteenth-century Europe, ancient Roman law remained in use in Germany, expounded by brilliant scholars and applied in both urban and rural courts. The survival of this flourishing Roman legal culture into the industrial era is a familiar fact, but until now little effort has been made to explain it outside the province of specialized...

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  • The Origins of Reasonable Doubt by James Q. Whitman
    The Origins of Reasonable Doubt (English, Paperback) James Q. Whitman

    To be convicted of a crime in the United States, a person must be proven guilty ?beyond a reasonable doubt.? But what is reasonable doubt? Even sophisticated legal experts find this fundamental doctrine difficult to explain. In this accessible book, James Q. Whitman digs deep into the history of the law and discovers that we have lost sight of the original purpose of ?reasonable doubt.? It was not...

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  • The Origins of Reasonable Doubt by James Q. Whitman
    The Origins of Reasonable Doubt (English, Hardback) James Q. Whitman

    To be convicted of a crime in the United States, a person must be proven guilty 'beyond a reasonable doubt'. But what is reasonable doubt? Examining the history of the law, this work reveals that we have lost sight of the original purpose of reasonable doubt. It was not originally a legal rule at all, but a theological one.

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  • Hitler's American Model by James Q. Whitman
    Hitler's American Model (English, Paperback) James Q. Whitman

    Nazism triumphed in Germany during the high era of Jim Crow laws in the United States. Did the American regime of racial oppression in any way inspire the Nazis? The unsettling answer is yes. In Hitler's American Model, James Whitman presents a detailed investigation of the American impact on the notorious Nuremberg Laws, the centerpiece anti-Jewish legislation of the Nazi regime. Both American...

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