Law and colonial cultures : legal regimes in world history, 1400-1900 / Lauren Benton.
"Law and Colonial Cultures advances a new perspective in world history, arguing that cultural practice and institutions - not just the global economy - shaped colonial rule and the international order. The book examines the shift from the multicentric law of early modern empires to the state-ce...
Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY :
Cambridge University Press,
|Series:||Studies in comparative world history.