The symposium issue of Theoretical Inquiries in Law, "Histories of Legal Transplantations," is now out.
Western Legal Imperialism: Thinking About the Deep Historical Roots
James Q. Whitman
The Concept of Law: A Western Transplant?
Transplantation and Mutation in Anglo-American Trust Law
Transplants and Timing: Passages in the Creation of an Anglo-American Law of Slavery
Deciding Against Conciliation: The Nineteenth-Century Rejection of a European Transplant and the Rise of a Distinctively American Ideal of Adversarial Adjudication
Amalia D. Kessler
The Invention of Legal Primitivism
Race, Marriage, and Sovereignty in the New World Order
Morton J. Horwitz
Some Reflections on the Transplantation of British Company Law in Post-Ottoman Palestine
Ron Harris and Michael Crystal
Jefferson Goes East: The American Origins of the Israeli Declaration of Independence
Argonauts of the Eastern Mediterranean: Legal Transplants and Signaling
American Moment[s]: When, How, and Why Did Israeli Law Faculties Come to Resemble Elite U.S. Law Schools?
Foreign Law Between "Grand Hazard" and Great Irritation: The Bulgarian Experience After 1878
Legal Transplants and the Frontiers of Legal Knowledge