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Title The history of Nebraska law / edited by Alan G. Gless ; with a foreword by John V. Hendry
Edition First edition
Published Athens : Ohio University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 318 pages) : illustrations
Series Ohio University Press series on law, society, and politics in the Midwest
Ohio University Press series on law, society, and politics in the Midwest.
Contents Frontier framers : constitution making in nineteenth-century Nebraska / Thomas H. Cox -- Nebraska's criminal codes / Alan G. Gless -- The legal and judicial career of Francis "Frank" Hamer : pioneer lawyer, district court judge, and Nebraska Supreme Court justice / Mark R. Ellis -- Land use law and livestock production / Anthony B. Schutz -- An overview of Nebraska water law / Alan G. Gless and Peter J. Longo -- Foreclosure moratoria and farm credit mediation : Nebraska's legal response to two agricultural crises / J. David Aiken -- Nebraska's unicameral legislature / James W. Hewitt -- Accidental jurists : the Nebraska Commission of Industrial Relations / John M. Gradwohl -- Pioneers in interdisciplinary legal education : a history of the UNL law and psychology program / Brian H. Bornstein, Richard L. Wiener, and Evelyn M. Maeder -- Nebraska Native American legal history : an overview / Mark R. Scherer -- Standing Bear : a long walk for liberty, a firm step for justice / Charles E. Wright -- Wounded Knee / Tim A. Garrison and Warren K. Urbom -- The first women of Nebraska law / Susan I. Strong -- Meyer v. Nebraska / William G. Ross -- Roscoe Pound : arguably Nebraska's single greatest contribution to American legal history / Richard E. Shugrue and Alan G. Gless
Bibliography Includes index
Notes Print version record
Subject Law -- Nebraska -- History.
Nebraska -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Gless, Alan G.
LC no. 2008016771
ISBN 0821442503
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)