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The Resource Law and literature, Richard A. Posner

Law and literature, Richard A. Posner

Label
Law and literature
Title
Law and literature
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Posner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First edition published in 1988 : Law and literature : a misunderstood relation ; revised and enlarged edition published in 1998
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Posner, Richard A
Dewey number
809/.933554
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.L33
LC item number
P67 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law in literature
  • Law and literature
  • Legal stories
Label
Law and literature, Richard A. Posner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reflections of law in literature -- Law's beginnings: revenge as legal prototype -- Antinomies of legal theory -- The limits of literary jurisprudence -- Literary indictments of legal injustice -- Two legal perspectives on Kafka -- Penal theory in Paradise lost -- Interpreting contracts, statutes, and constitutions -- Judicial opinions as literature -- Literature as a source of background knowledge for law -- Improving trial and appellate advocacy -- But can literature humanize law? -- Protecting nonwriters -- Protecting (other) writers -- Conclusion. Law and literature: A manifesto
Control code
244293207
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xvi, 570 pages
Isbn
9780674032460
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008035602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)244293207
Label
Law and literature, Richard A. Posner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reflections of law in literature -- Law's beginnings: revenge as legal prototype -- Antinomies of legal theory -- The limits of literary jurisprudence -- Literary indictments of legal injustice -- Two legal perspectives on Kafka -- Penal theory in Paradise lost -- Interpreting contracts, statutes, and constitutions -- Judicial opinions as literature -- Literature as a source of background knowledge for law -- Improving trial and appellate advocacy -- But can literature humanize law? -- Protecting nonwriters -- Protecting (other) writers -- Conclusion. Law and literature: A manifesto
Control code
244293207
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xvi, 570 pages
Isbn
9780674032460
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008035602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)244293207

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