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  Volume 26, Number 3, Fall 2008
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  • Articles

  • Part I. The Conduct of War in the Ancient World and Early Islamic History
  • The Laws of War in Ancient Greece
        Adriaan Lanni
        p.469                                                                                      +cite        
  • Aliens, Ambassadors, and the Integrity of the Empire
        Clifford Ando
        p.491                                                                                      +cite        
  • Early Islamic Legal-Historical Precedents: Prisoners of War
        Lena Salaymeh
        p.521                                                                                      +cite        

  • Part II. Religious Thought in the Protestant Reformation and the American Civil War
  • Rights, Resistance, and Revolution in the Western Tradition: Early Protestant Foundations
        John Witte, Jr.
        p.545                                                                                      +cite        
  • Sovereign Silences and the Voice of War in the American Conflict over Slavery
        David F. Holland
        p.571                                                                                      +cite        

  • Part III. Governing Space in International Law
  • From International Law to Imperial Constitutions: The Problem of Quasi-Sovereignty, 1870-1900
        Lauren Benton
        p.595                                                                                      +cite        
  • The Origins of the Concept of Belligerent Occupation
        Eyal Benvenisti
        p.621                                                                                      +cite        
  • Taking Legal Realism Offshore: The Contributions of Joseph Walter Bingham to American Jurisprudence and to the Reform of Modern Ocean Law
        Harry N. Scheiber
        p.649                                                                                      +cite        

  • Part IV. Law, War, and Human Rights
  • A New Deal for the Nuremberg Trial: The Limits of Law in Generating Human Rights Norms
        Elizabeth Borgwardt
        p.679                                                                                      +cite        
  • Exceptionalism Again: The Bush Administration, the "Global War on Terror," and Human Rights
        Rosemary Foot
        p.707                                                                                      +cite        

  • Book Reviews
  • Political Foundations of Judicial Supremacy: The Presidents, the Supreme Court, and Constitutional Leadership in U.S. History — Keith E. Whittington
        reviewed by Walter Murphy
        p.727                                                                                      +cite        
  • History of the Supreme Court of the United States. The Birth of the Modern Constitution: The United States Supreme Court, 1941-1953 — William M. Wiecek
        reviewed by Sanford Levinson
        p.730                                                                                      +cite        
  • Dark Speech: The Performance of Law in Early Ireland — Robin Chapman Stacey
        reviewed by Lisa Bitel
        p.732                                                                                      +cite        
  • Law, City, and King: Legal Culture, Municipal Politics, and State Formation in Early Modern Dijon — Michael P. Breen
        reviewed by Gail Bossenga
        p.733                                                                                      +cite        
  • Bridges, Law and Power in Medieval England, 700-1400 — Alan Cooper
        reviewed by Victoria D. List
        p.735                                                                                      +cite        
  • Power over the Body, Equality in the Family: Rights and Domestic Relations in Medieval Canon Law — Charles J. Reid, Jr.
        reviewed by Kenneth Pennington
        p.737                                                                                      +cite        
  • Law Courts and Lawyers in the City of London, 1300-1550 — Penny Tucker
        reviewed by Daniel Klerman
        p.738                                                                                      +cite        
  • Poynings' Law and the Making of Law in Ireland. 1660-1800 — James Kelly
        reviewed by T. C. Barnard
        p.740                                                                                      +cite        
  • Public Passions: The Trial of Shi Jianqiao and the Rise of Popular Sympathy in Republican China — Eugenia Lean
        reviewed by Matthew H. Sommer
        p.741                                                                                      +cite        
  • New York Burning: Liberty, Slavery; and Conspiracy in Eighteenth-Century Manhattan — Jill Lepore
        reviewed by T. J. Davis
        p.743                                                                                      +cite        
  • Unruly Americans and the Origins of the Constitution — Woody Holton
        reviewed by Robert G. Parkinson
        p.745                                                                                      +cite        
  • Originalism, Federalism, and the American Constitutional Enterprise: A Historical Inquiry — Edward A. Purcell, Jr.
        reviewed by Calvin Massey
        p.746                                                                                      +cite        
  • The Story of Cruel & Unusual — Colin Dayan
        reviewed by Elizabeth Dale
        p.748                                                                                      +cite        
  • Rural Protest on Prince Edward Island: From British Colonization to the Escheat Movement — Rusty Bittermann
        reviewed by Thomas J. Humphrey
        p.749                                                                                      +cite        
  • Slavery on Trial: Law, Abolitionism, and Print Culture — Jeannine Marie DeLombard
        reviewed by Sarah Nelson Roth
        p.751                                                                                      +cite        
  • An Hottest Calling: The Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln — Mark E. Steiner
        reviewed by Polly J. Price
        p.753                                                                                      +cite        
  • Lincoln the Lawyer — Brian Dirck
        reviewed by Mark Steiner
        p.754                                                                                      +cite        
  • In the Wake of Slavery: Civil War; Civil Rights, and the Reconstruction of Southern Law — Joseph A. Ranney
        reviewed by Timothy S. Huebner
        p.755                                                                                      +cite        
  • The Failure of Corporate Law: Fundamental Flaws and Progressive Possibilities — Kent Greenfield
        reviewed by Kenneth M. Rosen
        p.757                                                                                      +cite        
  • Under Cover of Science: American Legal-Economic Theory and the Quest for Objectivity — James R. Hackney, Jr.
        reviewed by Dalia Tsuk
        p.759                                                                                      +cite        
  • Deportation Nation: Outsiders in American History — Daniel Kanstroom
        reviewed by Hiroshi Motomura
        p.760                                                                                      +cite        
  • Street Justice: A History of Police Violence in New York City — Marilynn S. Johnson
        reviewed by Mae C. Quinn
        p.762                                                                                      +cite        
  • Prophet of Innovation: Joseph Schumpeter and Creative Destruction — Thomas K. McCraw
        reviewed by Ron Harris
        p.764                                                                                      +cite        
  • Wives without Husbands: Marriage, Desertion, and Welfare in New York, 1900-1935 — Anna R. Igra
        reviewed by Joanna Grossman
        p.766                                                                                      +cite        
  • The Enigma Woman: The Death Sentence of Nellie May Madison — Kathleen A. Cairns
        reviewed by Sara Manaugh
        p.767                                                                                      +cite        
  • Magistrates, Police, and People: Everyday Criminal Justice in Quebec. and Lower Canada, 1764-1837 — Donald Fyson
        reviewed by Bruno Aubusson de Cavarlay
        p.769                                                                                      +cite