MCLAREN, John




Author Tags: Law

As Lansdowne Professor of Law at University of Victoria, McLaren co-edited Despotic Dominion: Property Rights in British Settler Societies (UBC Press, 2004), a study of the evolution of property law in several former British colonies, particularly Canada and Australia.

McLaren wrote Dewigged, Bothered, and Bewildered: British Colonial Judges on Trial, 1800-1900 (University of Toronto Press 2011). He examines the disciplinary actions the Crown took toward several judges throughout the British Empire from the 1800 to 1900.

Review of the author's work by BC Studies:
Law for the Elephant, Law for the Beaver: Essays in the Legal History of the North American West

BOOKS:

Despotic Dominion: Property Rights in British Settler Societies (UBC Press, 2004). Co-editor.

Dewigged, Bothered, and Bewildered: British Colonial Judges on Trial, 1800-1900 (University of Toronto Press 2011) 978-1-4426-4437-3

[BCBW 2011] "Law"