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Law in American History, Volume III: 1930-2000

G. Edward White


This is the third in a series of volumes exploring central themes in American legal and constitutional history and the relationship of those themes to important events and contested issues in American culture at large. The first volume covered the period from colonial settlements in North America through the Civil War. The second volume covered the years from Reconstruction through the 1920s. This volume addresses central legal themes and their social context from 1930 through the close of the twentieth century.

Keywords: American legal history, American constitutional history, twentieth century, American history, American legal education, Supreme Court

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780190634940
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190634940.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

G. Edward White, author
Professor of Law, University of Virginia