Charles McCurdy: History, Politics, and Law

History Politics and Law with Charles McCurdy - Conversations with History

Charles McCurdy, Professor of History and Law, University of Virginia.


Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Charles McCurdy, Professor of History and Law, University of Virginia, for a discussion of the interactions of law and politics in the United States. Case studies discussed include: Justice Stephen Field; The Anti- Rent Era in New York Law (1830-1865); Herbert Wechsler's article on "The Political Safeguards of Federalism;" and the Sedition Acts of the 1790's.

KEYWORDS: Politics. 

Charles McCurdy
Publication date: 
April 2, 2014
Publication type: 
Conversations with History