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The affective life of law : legal modernism and the literary imagination

Author: Ravit Pe'er-Lamo Reichman
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, ©2009.
Series: Cultural lives of law.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through readings of literary works, legal opinions, and treatises, The Affective Life of Law demonstrates that both law and literature are necessary complements in the efforts to take responsibility  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Reichman, Ravit Pe'er-Lamo.
Affective life of law.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)649159669
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ravit Pe'er-Lamo Reichman
ISBN: 9780804761666 0804761663
OCLC Number: 259716075
Description: xii, 213 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Woolf and the lesson of torts --
The strange character of law --
Property and carrying on --
Committed to memory : Rebecca West's Nuremberg --
From witness to neighbor : Arendt's Eichmann.
Series Title: Cultural lives of law.
Responsibility: Ravit Reichman.

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