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Introduction: Living in Technical Legality

Kieran Tranter

in Living in Technical Legality: Science Fiction and Law as Technology

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474420891
eISBN:
9781474453707
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474420891.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter introduces the book. It introduces the key concepts of the Frankenstein myth, law as technology and the role of science fiction as the site for the collective dream of technological ... More


Judging from Experience: Law, Praxis, Humanities

Jeanne Gaakeer

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474442480
eISBN:
9781474460286
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474442480.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Judging from Experience forms part of Law and Literature and/or, more broadly, Law and Humanities, the interdisciplinary movement in legal theory that focuses on the various bonds of law, language ... More


Introduction: Shaping Legal Emotions in Blackstone’s England

Kathryn D. Temple

in Loving Justice: Legal Emotions in William Blackstone's England

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479895274
eISBN:
9781479832637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479895274.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter establishes Blackstone's prominence, discusses his influence on Enlightenment thought about law and justice, and reveals his investment in legal emotions as related to harmonic justice. ... More


Loving Justice: Legal Emotions in William Blackstone's England

Kathryn D. Temple

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479895274
eISBN:
9781479832637
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479895274.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

How do people develop loyalty to the legal system they inhabit? This book focuses on legal emotions in William Blackstone's transformative, bestselling Commentaries on the Laws of England (1765–69), ... More


Law and Literature in Intellectual Property Methodologies

Zahr K. Said

in Handbook of Intellectual Property Research: Lenses, Methods, and Perspectives

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198826743
eISBN:
9780191865695
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826743.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter offers an overview of Law and Literature and explores three primary areas in which intellectual property (IP) scholarship engages with Law and Literature’s methods and tools: the ... More


Minding Previous Steps Taken

Brook Thomas

in New Directions in Law and Literature

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190456368
eISBN:
9780190456399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190456368.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The chapter looks at new directions in law and literature from James Boyd White’s 1973 publication of The Legal Imagination to Julie Stone Peters’s 2005 announcement of the end of a movement. It ... More


Law, Literature, and History: The Love Triangle

Bernadette Meyler

in New Directions in Law and Literature

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190456368
eISBN:
9780190456399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190456368.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter demonstrates the centrality of the humanities to the core of law school pedagogy today. At the same time, by focusing on two areas within the humanities—literature and history—it tries ... More


Paranoia, Feminism, Law: Reflections on the Possibilities for Queer Legal Studies

Janet Halley

in New Directions in Law and Literature

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190456368
eISBN:
9780190456399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190456368.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

In this chapter, Halley reflects on her friendship with Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, focusing on the ways in which it provided a conduit between queer theory in the humanities and legal studies. She ... More


The Sentimental Life of International Law: Literature, Language, and Longing in World Politics

Gerry Simpson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780192849793
eISBN:
9780191944901
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192849793.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The Sentimental Life of International Law is about our age-old longing for a decent international society and the ways of seeing, being and speaking that might help us consummate that longing. This ... More


Fatal Fictions: Crime and Investigation in Law and Literature

Alison L. LaCroix, Richard H. McAdams, and Martha C. Nussbaum (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190610784
eISBN:
9780190610807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190610784.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, Drama

Writers of fiction have always confronted topics of crime and punishment. This age-old fascination with crime on the part of authors and readers is not surprising, given that criminal justice touches ... More


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