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Author Goodrich, Peter, 1954-
Title Law in the courts of love : literature and other minor jurisprudences / Peter Goodrich.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, [1996]
©1996

Author Goodrich, Peter, 1954-
Series The politics of language
Politics of language. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n91017945
Subject Law -- History.
Jurisprudence.
Courts of love.
Critical legal studies.
Law and literature.
Description 1 online resource (viii, 228 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Preface; Introduction: towards a minor jurisprudence; Salem and Bizance: a short history of the two laws; Law in the Courts of Love: Andreas Capellanus and the judgments of love; Eating law: commons, common land, common law; Specula laws: image, aesthetic and common law; Of law and forgetting: literature, ethics and legal judgment; Transmission and law: or, a sorrow beyond words; Fate as seduction: the other scene of legal judgment; Sleeping with the enemy: on the politics of critical legal studies in America; Index.
Summary In the wake of current criticisms of the legal profession, Peter Goodrich presents us with a radical alternative vision of the law. He examines past legal systems offering up the possibility of a more humane system.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203413326 (electronic bk.)
9780203413326 (electronic bk.)
0203316177 (electronic bk.)
9780203316177 (electronic bk.)
0415061652 (Cloth)
0415865379
9780415865371
OCLC # 252953595
Additional Format Print version: Goodrich, Peter, 1954- Law in the courts of love. London ; New York : Routledge, ©1996 (DLC) 96003734


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