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Colonial Justice : Justice, Morality, and Crime in the Niagara District, 1791-1849.

Author/Creator:
Murray, David.
Publication:
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2002.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (298 pages)
Edition:
2nd ed.
Series:
Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
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Electronic books.
Summary:
This new study of early Canadian law delves into the court records of the Niagara District, one of the richest sets of records surviving from Upper Canada, to analyze the criminal justice system in the district during the first half of the 19th century.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
FOREWORD
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
Introduction
1 The Paradise of Upper Canada
Part One: Justice
2 Courts, District Rulers, and Crown Servants
3 Servants of the Court
Part Two: Morality
4 Enforcing a Christian Moral Order
5 Intruders upon the Precincts of Crime
6 The Cold Hand of Charity
Part Three: Crime
7 Crimes and Punishments
8 Criminal Victims
9 Criminal Boundaries
10 Hands Across the Border
Conclusion
NOTES
INDEX
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D
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I
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Murray, David Colonial Justice
ISBN:
9781442623408
9780802086884
OCLC:
958512499