John Marshall's Law: Interpretation, Ideology, And Interest by Thomas C. ShevoryJohn Marshall's Law: Interpretation, Ideology, And Interest by Thomas C. Shevory

John Marshall's Law: Interpretation, Ideology, And Interest

byThomas C. Shevory

Hardcover | July 1, 1994

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This study draws on critical historical analysis and contemporary language theory to illuminate John Marshall's jurisprudence and political philosophy in new ways. It challenges both liberal and conservative views and it defines Marshall's constitutional interpretations, political ideology, and pragmatic interests anew. It shows how his pragmatism and "republican revisionism" impacted decisions about matters of property, contract, and debt. Legal scholars, political scientists, and historians interested in law and language, 19th-century history, and republicanism will find this study especially interesting.
Title:John Marshall's Law: Interpretation, Ideology, And InterestFormat:HardcoverDimensions:192 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:July 1, 1994Publisher:GREENWOOD PRESS INC.

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ISBN - 10:0313268045

ISBN - 13:9780313268045

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.,."an important contributrion to the prevailing literature on the man. Shevory postulates a new analysis of Marshall's jurisprudence. Moreover, his innovative use of language theory offers future researchers a different perspective from which to examine other noted legal and political leaders."-Perspective On Political Science