Ohio University Press series on law, society, and politics in the Midwest.
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Constitutional law and the legitimation of history : the enduring force of Roger Taney's opinion of the court / David Thomas Konig Dred Scott versus the Dred Scott case : the history and memory of a signal moment in American slavery, 1857-2007 / Adam Arenson John Brown, Abraham Lincoln, Dred Scott, and the problem of constitutional evil / Mark Graber The legacy of the Dred Scott case : the uncertain course of emancipation in Missouri / Louis Gerteis An exaggerated legacy : Dred Scott and substantive due process / Austin Allen Emancipation and contract law : litigating human property after the Civil War / Daniel W. Hamilton Dred Scott, human dignity, and the quest for a culture of equality / Christopher Alan Bracey Dred Scott, racial stereotypes, and the "enduring marks of inferiority" / Leland Ware Unmasking the lie : Dred Scott and the antebellum Southern honor culture / Cecil J. Hunt Whose ancestors were imported into this country and sold as slaves? / John Baugh Considering reparations for Dred Scott / Alfred L. Brophy Lessons for judges from Scott v. Emerson / Duane Benton Missouri law, politics, and the Dred Scott case / Michael A. Wolff The strange career of Dred Scott : from Fort Armstrong to Guantánamo Bay / Paul Finkelman.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-268) and index.
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Print version: Dred Scott case : historical and contemporary perspectives on race and law. Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press,  ix, 281 pages ; 23 cm Ohio University Press series on law, society, and politics in the Midwest