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William Burnett Harvey


William Burnett Harvey

Professor of Law and Political Science, 1966-1973; Dean, 1966-1971


CASES AND MATERIALS ON CONTRACTS AND CONTRACT REMEDIES (with J. P. Dawson). Ann Arbor: Edwards Letter Shop, 1953.

CASES AND MATERIALS ON CONTRACTS AND CONTRACT REMEDIES (with J. P. Dawson). Brooklyn: Foundation Press, 1959.


EXISTING AND PROPOSED INTERNATIONAL COURTS. Washington, DC: World Conference on World Peace Through the Rule of Law, 1965.

CASES AND MATERIALS ON CONTRACTS AND CONTRACT REMEDIES, 2nd Ed. (with J. P. Dawson). Mineola, NY: Foundation Press, 1969.


Jury--Determination of Damages by Appellate Court as Denial of Right to Trial by Jury Given by Federal Law, 46 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 269 (1947). [HeinOnline]

Federal Courts--Rule 20 of Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure--Constitutionality, 46 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 964 (1948). [HeinOnline]

Constitutional Law--Anti-Lynching Legislation, 47 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 369 (1949). [HeinOnline]

Insurance, 1954 ANNUAL SURVEY OF AMERICAN LAW 513 (1955). [HeinOnline]

Use of Parol Evidence in Cases Involving Written Instruments, 34 MICHIGAN STATE BAR JOURNAL 8 (May1955). [HeinOnline]

Landowners' Rights in the Air Age: The Airport Dilemma, 56 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 1313 (1958). [HeinOnline]

Foreword: Damages in Contract: A Symposium, 20 OHIO STATE LAW JOURNAL 173 (1959). [HeinOnline]

Africa--the Problems of New States: A Panel, 55 AMERICAN SOCIETY OF INTERNATIONAL LAW PROCEEDINGS 157 (1961). [HeinOnline]

The Challenge of the Rule of Law, 59 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 603 (1961). [HeinOnline]

The Rule of Law in Historical Perspective, 59 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 487 (1961). [HeinOnline]

The Evolution of Ghana Law Since Independence, 27 LAW & CONTEMPORARY PROBLEMS 581 (1962). [HeinOnline] Reprinted in AFRICAN LAW, NEW LAW FOR NEW NATIONS. Dobbs Ferry, NY: Oceana, 1963.

African Law and Basic Institutions--A Search for Perspective, 13 UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW REVIEW 247 (1964). [HeinOnline]

Comments on Legal Education: Developments in Ghana, 6 FOREIGN EXCHANGE BULLETIN OF THE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN LAW SCHOOLS 4 (No. 2 1966).

Comments on the American Law Teacher Abroad, 6 FOREIGN EXCHANGE BULLETIN OF THE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN LAW SCHOOLS 7 (No. 2 1966).

The Judiciary in Ghana, 21 THE RECORD OF THE BAR ASSOCIATION OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK 222 (1966). [HeinOnline]

Post-Nkrumah Ghana: The Legal Profile of a Coup, 1966 WISCONSIN LAW REVIEW 1096. [HeinOnline] Reprinted in AFRICA AND LAW. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1968.

The Rule of Just Law, 41 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 341 (1966). [HeinOnline]

The University, the Community, and the Law, 13 RES GESTAE 16 (Nov.1969). Reprinted in 4 THE ARKANSAS LAWYER 38 (1970). Reprinted in 33 INDIANA ALUMNI MAGAZINE 9 (No. 5 1970).

Education and the Alienated Student, 13 THE REVIEW, INDIANA UNIVERSITY 12 (No. 1 1970).

Hobart Coffey: A Memorial Address, 14 MICHIGAN LAW QUADRANGLE NOTES 16 (No. 2 1970).

Jefferson B. Fordham: Legal Education and Scholarship in Africa, 118 UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA LAW REVIEW 678 (1970). [HeinOnline]

Roundtable on Administrative Law, 22 JOURNAL OF LEGAL EDUCATION 373 (1970). [HeinOnline]

Roundtable on Foreign Exchanges, 22 JOURNAL OF LEGAL EDUCATION 278 (1970). [HeinOnline]

Book Chapters

Comments to a Conference on Federalism in Africa, in FEDERALISM AND THE NEW NATIONS OF AFRICA. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1964.

Democratic Values, Social Change, and Legal Institutions in the Development Process, in NATIONS BY DESIGN. Garden City, NY: Anchor, 1968.

The Ghana Treason Trials, in POLITICAL TRIALS. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1971.

Book Reviews

Book Review. Cowen, D., The Foundations of Freedom: Law and Government in South Africa, 49 CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW 1001 (1961). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. International Commission of Jurists, The Rule of Law in a Free Society: A Report on the International Congress of Jurists, 59 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 1286 (1961). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. McCord, W., The Springtime of Freedom, 19 VANDERBILT LAW REVIEW 563 (1966). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Gower, L. C. B., Independent Africa: The Challenge to the Legal Profession, 18 UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO LAW JOURNAL 209 (1968). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Sawyerr, G. and Hiller, J., The Doctrine of Precedent in the Court of Appeal for East Africa, 7 EAST AFRICAN LAW JOURNAL 355 (1971). [HeinOnline]