Dred Scott Case: Selected full-text books and articles
Slavery, Law, and Politics: The Dred Scott Case in Historical Perspective Oxford University Press, 1981
Origins of the Dred Scott Case: Jacksonian Jurisprudence and the Supreme Court, 1837-1857 University of Georgia Press, 2006
History of Black Americans: From the Compromise of 1850 to the End of the Civil War Greenwood Press, 1983
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 12 "The Dred Scott Case, Its Repercussions, and the Election of 1858"
Shades of Freedom: Racial Politics and Presumptions of the American Legal Process Oxford University Press, 1996
Librarian’s tip: "Dred Scott v. Sandford: The Legal Defense of Inferiority" begins on p. 61
The Limits of Judicial Power: The Supreme Court in American Politics University of North Carolina Press, 1988
Librarian’s tip: Chap. II "The Dred Scott Case"
America in 1857: A Nation on the Brink Oxford University Press, 1990
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 4 "The President, the Chief Justice, and a Slave Named Scott"
Desperately Ducking Slavery: Dred Scott and Contemporary Constitutional Theory Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 14, No. 2, Summer 1997
Ducking Dred Scott: A Response to Alexander and Schauer Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 15, No. 1, Spring 1998
The Political Economy of Blackness: Citizenship, Corporations, and Race in Dred Scott Civil War History, Vol. 50, No. 3, September 2004
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Foreshadows of the Law: Supreme Court Dissents and Constitutional Development Praeger, 1992
Librarian’s tip: Discussion of the Dred Scott case begins on p. 13
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Oxford University Press, 1988
Librarian’s tip: Discussion of the Dred Scott case begins on p. 170
A History of the South, 1607-1936 Prentice-Hall, 1936
Librarian’s tip: "The Dred Scott Decision" begins on p. 408
Abraham Lincoln: His Speeches and Writings World Publishing, 1946
Librarian’s tip: "The Dred Scott Decision: Speech at Springfield, Illinois. June 26, 1857" begins on p. 352
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