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The “Jurys Censitaires,” 1815–1848

James M. Donovan

in Juries and the Transformation of Criminal Justice in France in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833636
eISBN:
9781469604404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807895771_donovan.6
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter discusses the era of the “Jurys Censitaires” during the periods of the Bourbon Restoration (1815–30) and the July Monarchy (1830–48), when the panels were composed almost exclusively of ... More


The Great Turning Point the Juries of the Second Republic and Second Empire, 1848–1870

James M. Donovan

in Juries and the Transformation of Criminal Justice in France in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833636
eISBN:
9781469604404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807895771_donovan.7
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter discusses the turning point in the history of the jury in France from the Revolution to World War II, during the eras of the Second Republic (1848–52) and Second Empire (1832–70). It ... More


Conclusion

James M. Donovan

in Juries and the Transformation of Criminal Justice in France in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833636
eISBN:
9781469604404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807895771_donovan.11
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter concludes by presenting a broad analysis based on both contemporary sources and the writings of modern historians. It shows that there were a number of basic transitions in the ... More


Lam Time

David Wills

in Killing Times: The Temporal Technology of the Death Penalty

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823283521
eISBN:
9780823286119
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823283521.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter puts the instant of execution into contrast with the different time frames of the crime itself and of court proceedings. The analysis works through a particular nineteenth-century ... More


Extenuation and rescue

Brian Pullan

in Tolerance, Regulation and Rescue: Dishonoured women and abandoned children in Italy, 1300-1800

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781784991296
eISBN:
9781526115034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784991296.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

How and why did women become prostitutes or otherwise lose their good name? This chapter considers, in the light of what is known about their experiences, some standard explanations offered by ... More


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