Princeton University Library Catalog

Courts of India : past to present / Supreme Court of India.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New Delhi] : Publications Division, Government of India, [2016]
Description:
512 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 29 cm
Notes:
"PDBN SC-ENG-OP-079-2016-17"--Title page verso.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 494-502) and index.
Contents:
The beginnings : indigenous judicial structures -- The colonial conquests : the first courts (1500-1700) -- The charter trinity : the courts of Calcutta, Bombay and Madras (1726-1860) -- The foundations : the colonial high courts (1861-1950) -- The King-in-Council, Privy Council & Federal Court (1726-1950) -- The new judicial order : the Supreme Court of India & the high courts -- The conscience-keeper of independent India : the Supreme Court -- The guardians of justice : high courts under the Constitution -- Famous trials : cases that made history -- Ecosystem of justice : court hierarchies, administration and the legal profession.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History
ISBN:
  • 9788123022147 ((hardback))
  • 812302214X
LCCN:
2016363140
OCLC:
965422239
Issuing body:
Publisher:
RCP:
C - S