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The Resource Visualizing law and authority : essays on legal aesthetics, edited by Leif Dahlberg, (electronic resource)

Visualizing law and authority : essays on legal aesthetics, edited by Leif Dahlberg, (electronic resource)

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Visualizing law and authority : essays on legal aesthetics
Title
Visualizing law and authority
Title remainder
essays on legal aesthetics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Leif Dahlberg
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Language
eng
Summary
"The volume "Visualizing Law and Authority. Essays on Legal Aesthetics" brings together revised papers from the international conference "Law and the Image", held in Stockholm, 24-25 September, 2010. The participants/contributors belong to the disciplines of Art history, Cultural studies, Literary and Media studies, and Law. The contributions discuss the complex relations between law, media and visual phenomena. The common theme of the essays consists in an examination of the scopic field and of regimes of visibility in phenomenological terms, arguing that law constitutes a cognitive and aesthetic field of normative world-making. Rather than merely inverting Shelley's dictum that the "poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world", the essays argue in different ways for the necessity to develop a legal aesthetics"--
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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1962-
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  • Dahlberg, Leif
  • ebrary, Inc
Series statement
Law & Literature,
Series volume
v. 4
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  • Law and aesthetics
  • Law and literature
Label
Visualizing law and authority : essays on legal aesthetics, edited by Leif Dahlberg, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Towards a legal aesthetics -- pt. 2. Images of law and authority -- pt. 3. Law and authority in art -- pt. 4. The authority of the image in law
Control code
ebr10649254
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unknown
Extent
vi, 304 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828738610
Label
Visualizing law and authority : essays on legal aesthetics, edited by Leif Dahlberg, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Towards a legal aesthetics -- pt. 2. Images of law and authority -- pt. 3. Law and authority in art -- pt. 4. The authority of the image in law
Control code
ebr10649254
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vi, 304 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828738610

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