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Professor Cohen discusses approaches to researching the subject of the common law, noting the various usages of the term itself and historical development of the common law in the United States. He concludes that researching the topic requires study in a variety of subject areas, and provides a bibliography of sources.
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The Common Law in the American Legal System: The Challenge of Conceptual Research, 81 Law Library Journal 13 (1989)