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Law's Metaphors : Interrogating Languages of Law, Justice and Legitimacy, Paperback / softback Book

Law's Metaphors : Interrogating Languages of Law, Justice and Legitimacy Paperback / softback

Edited by David Gurnham

Part of the Journal of Law and Society Special Issues series

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Law s Metaphors: Interrogating Languages of Law, Justice and Legitimacy presents a series of essays that reveal how metaphors for terms relating to the theory and practice of law are utilized in legal texts, literary works, and in our popular imagination. * Represents an innovative approach to interdisciplinary legal scholarship * Features new developments in theorizing law s relations with language, society, and culture * Includes contributions from European and North American scholars across several relevant disciplines * Reveals the prevalence and power of the use of metaphors in the legal profession and in the popular imagination

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 176 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Jurisprudence & general issues
  • ISBN: 9781119266822

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