Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, statewide lending via OhioLINK and SearchOhio has been suspended. OPAL member libraries have closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Please contact your library with specific lending requests or if you need assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
Author Goodrich, Peter, 1954-
Title Law in the courts of love : literature and other minor jurisprudences / Peter Goodrich.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, [1996]

Author Goodrich, Peter, 1954-
Series The politics of language
Politics of language.
Subject Law -- History.
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)
OCLC # 252953595
Additional Format Print version: Goodrich, Peter, 1954- Law in the courts of love. London ; New York : Routledge, ©1996 (DLC) 96003734

If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team