An interdisciplinary journal about regions, places, and cultures of the US South and their global connections

Timber, Equity, and Ethics

Susan Pace Hamill, University of Alabama School of Law

Published: 
23 July 2004
Overview: 

Susan Hamill is a Professor of Law at University of Alabama School of Law in Tuscaloosa and an analyst of tax law. She is the author of The Least of These: Fair Taxes and the Moral Duty of Christians (2003) and "An Argument for Tax Reform Based on Judeo-Christian Ethics" published in the Alabama Law Review, Fall 2002.

Video:
 
Dr. Susan Hamill presents a brief overview of the themes of her study: the relationship between Judeo-Christian ethics in the US South, economic inequality, land ownership, and state tax policy. Professor Hamill's web page is located at http://www.law.ua.edu/susanhamill/.

Forest land covers over seventy percent of Alabama, yet generates less than two percent of the state's property tax.

View more Alabama forestry maps at http://alabamamaps.ua.edu
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