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The Private State: A New Perspective on the European Partition of Africa
In the 1880s there was a race on among Europeans in Africa, spanning virtually the entire continent from Tunisia in the North to the Orange River in the South. Some European nicknames for this race are familiar: the Course ...
Soul Sleepers: A History of Somnambulism in the United States, 1740-1840
Meeting of the Minds: The Franco-American Origins of Modern Comparative Law, 1900-1940
This dissertation traces the development of a modern approach to comparative law that arose out of the fin-de-siècle critique of nineteenth-century legal thought in France and the United States. This critique undermined ...