Blackstone in America : selected essays of Kathryn Preyer / edited by Mary Sarah Bilder, Maeva Marcus, R. Kent Newmyer
- Federalist policy and the Judiciary Act of 1801 -- The appointment of Chief Justice Marshall -- The midnight judges -- U.S. v. Callender : judge and jury in a Republican society -- Penal measures in the American colonies : an overview -- Crime, the criminal law, and reform in post-revolutionary Virginia -- Jurisdiction to punish : federal authority, federalism, and the common law of crimes in the early Republic -- Cesare Beccaria and the founding fathers -- Two enlightened criminal law reformers : Thomas Jefferson of Virginia and Peter Leopold.
- 9780521490870 (hbk.)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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