Author: 
Dana Hollander
Reviewer: 
Jeffrey Bernstein

Bernstein on Hollander, 'Ethics Out of Law: Hermann Cohen and the “Neighbor”'

Dana Hollander. Ethics Out of Law: Hermann Cohen and the “Neighbor”. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2021. 324 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4875-0624-7.

Reviewed by Jeffrey Bernstein (College of the Holy Cross) Published on H-Judaic (August, 2022) Commissioned by Barbara Krawcowicz (Jagiellonian University)

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Author: 
Christopher Albi
Reviewer: 
Mark Lentz

Lentz on Albi, 'Gamboa's World: Justice, Silver Mining, and Imperial Reform in New Spain (Diálogos Series)'

Christopher Albi. Gamboa's World: Justice, Silver Mining, and Imperial Reform in New Spain (Diálogos Series). Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2021. xiii + 242 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8263-6295-7; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-6294-0

Author: 
Lee B. Wilson
Reviewer: 
Trevor G. Burnard

Burnard on Wilson, 'Bonds of Empire: The English Origins of Slave Law in South Carolina and British Plantation America, 1660–1783'

Lee B. Wilson. Bonds of Empire: The English Origins of Slave Law in South Carolina and British Plantation America, 1660–1783. Cambridge Historical Studies in American Law and Society Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021. 288 pp. $59.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-49525-7.

Reviewed by Trevor G. Burnard (University of Hull) Published on H-Albion (March, 2022) Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth (Red Deer Polytechnic)

Author: 
William E. Nelson
Reviewer: 
Aileen McKinstry

McKinstry on Nelson, 'E Pluribus Unum: How the Common Law Helped Unify and Liberate Colonial America, 1607-1776'

William E. Nelson. E Pluribus Unum: How the Common Law Helped Unify and Liberate Colonial America, 1607-1776. New York: Oxford University Press, 2019. x + 272 pp. $38.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-088080-4.

Reviewed by Aileen McKinstry (University of Oxford) Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2022) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Katrina Jagodinsky, Pablo Mitchell, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michael A. Hill

Hill on Jagodinsky and Mitchell and eds., 'Beyond the Borders of the Law: Critical Legal Histories of the North American West'

Katrina Jagodinsky, Pablo Mitchell, eds. Beyond the Borders of the Law: Critical Legal Histories of the North American West. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2018. xiii + 368 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-2679-3

Author: 
Peter Charles Hoffer
Reviewer: 
Scott Gerber

Gerber on Hoffer, 'Law and People in Colonial America'

Peter Charles Hoffer. Law and People in Colonial America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019. xx + 203 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-3459-9

Reviewed by Scott Gerber (Ohio Northern University) Published on H-Early-America (June, 2021) Commissioned by Troy Bickham (Texas A&M University)

Author: 
Dean A. Strang
Reviewer: 
Shelby Shapiro

Shapiro on Strang, 'Keep the Wretches in Order: America's Biggest Mass Trial, the Rise of the Justice Department, and the Fall of the IWW'

Dean A. Strang. Keep the Wretches in Order: America's Biggest Mass Trial, the Rise of the Justice Department, and the Fall of the IWW. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2019. 344 pp. $36.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-32330-1.

Reviewed by Shelby Shapiro (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Socialisms (August, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
David M. Crowe, ed.
Reviewer: 
Andreas Hilger

Hilger on Crowe, 'Stalin's Soviet Justice: "Show" Trials, War Crimes Trials, and Nuremberg'

David M. Crowe, ed. Stalin's Soviet Justice: "Show" Trials, War Crimes Trials, and Nuremberg. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2019. 256 pp. $114.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-08334-9.

Reviewed by Andreas Hilger (German Historical Institute, Moscow) Published on H-Russia (October, 2020) Commissioned by Eva M. Stolberg (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany)

Author: 
D. Christian Lammerts
Reviewer: 
Jacques Leider

Leider on Lammerts, 'Buddhist Law in Burma: A History of Dhammasattha Texts and Jurisprudence, 1250-1850'

D. Christian Lammerts. Buddhist Law in Burma: A History of Dhammasattha Texts and Jurisprudence, 1250-1850. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2018. 304 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-7260-1

Reviewed by Jacques Leider (École française d’Extrême-Orient (EFEO)) Published on H-Asia (December, 2020) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Tanisha M. Fazal
Reviewer: 
David Lorenzo

Lorenzo on Fazal, 'Wars of Law: Unintended Consequences in the Regulation of Armed Conflict'

Tanisha M. Fazal. Wars of Law: Unintended Consequences in the Regulation of Armed Conflict. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 342 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-1981-3

Reviewed by David Lorenzo (National Chengchi University) Published on H-War (October, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

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