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legal cartography of colonization

Christopher L. Tomlins

legal cartography of colonization

English intrusions on the American mainland in the seventeenth century

by Christopher L. Tomlins

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Published by American Bar Foundation in Chicago, Ill .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Constitutional law -- United States -- History,
  • Charters,
  • Letters patent -- United States,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementChristopher L. Tomlins.
    SeriesABF working paper -- #9816.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p. ;
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16317345M
    OCLC/WorldCa41577227

    'This is a fascinating book that retells history of modern cartography from an international relations perspective. As such, Branch skillfully brings together critical interpretations from two areas of scholarship to provide a compelling argument on how the developments of maps and political sovereignty are crucially by: The "legal cartography" of the Atlantic world presumed that the "uncivilized" lived outside the rules of law that governed European nations. In practice, colonization greatly increased the diversity of peoples under European rule, creating new jurisdictional problems.

      Tomlins, ‘The Legal Cartography of Colonization, the Legal Polyphony of Settlement: English Intrusions on the American Mainland in the Seventeenth Century’, 26 L and Social Inquiry () Cited by: 6. Edward E. Ayer (), a Chicago businessman who made his fortune manufacturing railroad ties, launched his extensive career as a collector to document the early contacts of Europeans with the native peoples of the Americas after reading Prescott's History of the Conquest of Mexico while serving in the Union Army in He set about acquiring as many .

    Colonialism is the policy of a country seeking to extend or retain its authority over other people or territories, [need quotation to verify] generally with the aim of economic dominance. In the process of colonisation, colonisers may impose their religion, economics, and other cultural practices on indigenous foreign invaders/interlopers rule the territory in pursuit of their. Find Cartography Textbooks at up to 90% off. Plus get free shipping on qualifying orders $25+. Choose from used and new textbooks or get instant access with eTextbooks and digital materials.


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