History of Law
By Yale Law School
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This collection features Yale Law School Faculty and distinguished guests speaking about varying aspects of the history of law.
||A History of Environmental Law at Yale Law School with Dan Esty||Dan Esty, Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law & Policy at Yale Law School and the Yale Forestry & Environmental Studies discusses the history of environmental law at Yale Law School.||10/28/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||Re-Envisioning the Civil Rights Movement: Courts, Communities, and Legal Liberalism.||Professor Tomiko Brown-Nagin '97 asks "What would the story of the mid-twentieth struggle for civil rights look like if legal historians considered the movement from the bottom-up?||4/30/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||From Rome to the Hague: The Creation and Development of the International Criminal Court||Philippe Kirsch, President of the International Criminal Court, discusses the creation and inner workings of the International Criminal Court and its future challenges.||4/30/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||My Time in the Ford Presidency||Carla Hills, former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development during the Ford Administration, discusses her work under the late president.||8/6/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||Before Roe v. Wade: Voices that Shaped the Abortion Debate Before the Supreme Court’s Ruling||Reva Siegel and Linda Greenhouse discuss their book, “Before Roe v. Wade: Voices that Shaped the Abortion Debate Before the Supreme Court’s Ruling.”||2/3/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||Lincoln’s Code: The Puzzling History of the Laws of War||The inaugural lecture of John Fabian Witt as the Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law. Entitled “Lincoln’s Code: The Puzzling History of the Laws of War.”||3/8/2011||Free||View in iTunes|