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By Ian Ward

The emergence of an interdisciplinary examine of legislation and literature is likely one of the most fun theoretical advancements at present occurring in North the US and Britain. Ian Ward explores the educative goals of the legislation and literature move, and explores the legislation in key components of literature from Shakespeare to Umberto Eco to Beatrix Potter, from feminist literature to kid's literature to the fashionable novel. This unique ebook defines the constructing kingdom of legislation and literature reviews, and demonstrates how the speculation of legislations and literature can light up the literary textual content.

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