Law's Moving Image

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Leslie Moran, Elena Loizidou, Ian Christie, Emma Sandon
Routledge, Dec 6, 2012 - Law - 255 pages

This book is an essential introduction to the complex issues and debates in the field of law and film. It explores interconnections that are usually ignored between law and film through three main themes:

  • A Fantastic Jurisprudence explores representations of law in law
  • Law, Aesthetics and Visual Technologies focuses on the visual aspects of law's moving image
  • Regulation: Histories, Cultures, Practices brings together work on different dimensions and contexts of regulation, censorship, state subsidies and intellectual property to explore the complex inter-relationship between the state, industry and private regulation.


Law's Moving Image is an innovative, multi-disciplinary contribution to the rapidly growing fields of study in law and film, law and visual culture, law and culture, criminology, social and cultural studies. It will be of interest to students and academics involved in these areas.

 

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Contents

List of contributors
A FANTASTIC JURISPRUDENCE
Heavenly justice
Branaghs Henry V Blairs
the common law imaginary Down Under
Rebel without a cause?
Toy law toy joy Toy Story 2
the case of Oscar Wilde
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