TITLE: The Connection Between the U.S.Independence and the Hispanic American Independence Movement
SPEAKER: Allan Brewer-Carías
EVENT DATE: 11/22/2011
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 73 minutes
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Allan Brewer-Carías discussed the Connection between the U.S. Independence and the Hispanic American Independence Movement in the context of several key constitutional law books published in the United States at the beginning of the 19th century.
Speaker Biography: Allan Brewer-Carías obtained his J.D. (1962) and his Doctor of Laws Degree (1994) from the Central University of Venezuela. He became a tenured professor in administrative law at the same University in 1965. There, he also served as director of the Public Law Institute from 1978 to 1989, as head of the Administrative Law Department, and as a head of the Public Law Department.