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Trial films on trial : law, justice, and popular culture

Author: Austin Sarat; Jessica Silbey; Martha Merrill Umphrey
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : The University of Alabama Press, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first book to focus exclusively on the significance of trial films for both film and legal studies. Chapters cover a variety of topics, such as how and why film audiences adopt the role of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Austin Sarat; Jessica Silbey; Martha Merrill Umphrey
ISBN: 9780817392574 0817392572
OCLC Number: 1090240595
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: the pleasures and possibilities of trial films / Austin Sarat, Jessica Silbey, Martha Merrill Umphrey --
Law and the order of popular culture / Carol J. Clover --
Knowing it when we see it: realism and melodrama in American film since The birth of a nation / Ticien Marie Sassoubre --
Reasonable doubts, unspoken fears: reassessing the trial film's "heroic age" / Barry Langford --
Disorder in court: representations of resistance to law in trial film dramas / Norman W. Spaulding --
"I am here. I was there.": haunted testimony in the memory of justice and the specialist / Katie Model --
The appearance of truth: juridical reception and photographic evidence in standard operating procedure / Jennifer Petersen.
Responsibility: edited by Austin Sarat, Jessica Silbey, and Martha Merrill Umphrey.

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Trial Films on Trial successfully brings together distinguished and emerging scholars to engage important questions about law's representation in film and, fascinatingly, film's law-like logic."" - Read more...

 
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