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Law and American literature : a collection of essays

Law and American literature : a collection of essays

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Maxwell H. Bloomfield, Carl S. Smith, John P. McWilliams, John Probasco McWilliams
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): New York (State)
  • Publication Information: New York : Knopf, ©1983
  • Publication Type (Medium): Criticism, interpretation, etc, History
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Borzoi books in law and American society.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/law-and-american-literature-a-collection-of-essays/ (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Online version: Smith, Carl S. Law and American literature. New York: Knopf, ©1983 (OCoLC)647022579

Short Description

VII, 177 pages ; 21 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Law and American literature : a collection of essays is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Knopf
  • Responsable Person: Carl S. Smith, John P. McWilliams, Maxwell Bloomfield.
  • Publication Date: 1983
  • Copyright Date: 1983
  • Location: New York
  • Country/State: New York (State)
  • Number of Editions: 5 editions
  • First edition Date: 1982
  • Last edition Date: 1983
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD392
  • Dewey Code: 810.9355
  • ISBN: 0394331907 9780394331904 0394335740 9780394335742
  • OCLC: 9042735

Main Contents

Law as form and theme in American letters / Carl S. Smith. The law as literary form. The American writer and the law
Innocent criminal or criminal innocence: the trial in American fiction / John P. McWilliams, Jr. Rights. Realities. Uncertainties
Law and lawyers in American popular culture / Maxwell Bloomfield. Legal fictions of a model republic. Fictional lawyers and the rise of the corporate state. Epilogue: Into the space age.

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