The Resource The law in Shakespeare, edited by Constance Jordan and Karen Cunningham

The law in Shakespeare, edited by Constance Jordan and Karen Cunningham

Label
The law in Shakespeare
Title
The law in Shakespeare
Statement of responsibility
edited by Constance Jordan and Karen Cunningham
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Leading scholars in the field analyze Shakespeare's plays to show how their dramatic content shapes issues debated in conflicts arising from the creation and application of law. Individual essays focus on such topics such as slander, revenge, and royal prerogative; these studies reveal the problems confronting early modern English men and women
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
822.33
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR3028
LC item number
.L39 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jordan, Constance
  • Cunningham, Karen
Series statement
Early modern literature in history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Law
  • Law
  • Lawyers in literature
  • Law in literature
Label
The law in Shakespeare, edited by Constance Jordan and Karen Cunningham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Notes on Contributors; 1 English Law in Shakespeare's Plays; 2 Drama, Law, and Rhetoric in the Age of Coke and Shakespeare; 3 The Wilde Side of Justice in Early Modern England and Titus Andronicus; 4 ""Like to a Tenement"": Landholding, Leasing, and Inheritance in Richard II; 5 Cast out of Eden: Property and Inheritance in Shakespearean Drama; 6 Avoiding the Issue of Fraud: 4, 5 Philip & Mary c.8 (the Heiress Protection Statute), Portia, and Desdemona; 7 Accomplished with What She Lacks: Law, Equity, and Portia's Con
  • 8 Drama and Marine Insurance in Shakespeare's London9 Noises Off: Participatory Justice in 2 Henry VI; 10 Truth, Lies, and the Law of Slander in Much Ado About Nothing; 11 The ""Amending Hand"": Hales v. Petit, Eyston v. Studd, and Equitable Action in Hamlet; 12 Macbeth: Absolutism, the Ancient Constitution, and the Aporia of Politics; 13 Arms and Laws in Shakespeare's Coriolanus; 14 Measure for Measure and the Law of Nature; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (297 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780230626348
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1057/9780230626348
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)293440
  • (OCoLC)314776027
  • (SSID)ssj0001659138
  • (PQKBManifestationID)16439512
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001659138
  • (PQKBWorkID)14987993
  • (PQKB)10578423
  • (SSID)ssj0000189866
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12021146
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000189866
  • (PQKBWorkID)10165583
  • (PQKB)10896039
  • (DE-He213)978-0-230-62634-8
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC293440
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5627942
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000342323
Label
The law in Shakespeare, edited by Constance Jordan and Karen Cunningham
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Notes on Contributors; 1 English Law in Shakespeare's Plays; 2 Drama, Law, and Rhetoric in the Age of Coke and Shakespeare; 3 The Wilde Side of Justice in Early Modern England and Titus Andronicus; 4 ""Like to a Tenement"": Landholding, Leasing, and Inheritance in Richard II; 5 Cast out of Eden: Property and Inheritance in Shakespearean Drama; 6 Avoiding the Issue of Fraud: 4, 5 Philip & Mary c.8 (the Heiress Protection Statute), Portia, and Desdemona; 7 Accomplished with What She Lacks: Law, Equity, and Portia's Con
  • 8 Drama and Marine Insurance in Shakespeare's London9 Noises Off: Participatory Justice in 2 Henry VI; 10 Truth, Lies, and the Law of Slander in Much Ado About Nothing; 11 The ""Amending Hand"": Hales v. Petit, Eyston v. Studd, and Equitable Action in Hamlet; 12 Macbeth: Absolutism, the Ancient Constitution, and the Aporia of Politics; 13 Arms and Laws in Shakespeare's Coriolanus; 14 Measure for Measure and the Law of Nature; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (297 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780230626348
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1057/9780230626348
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)293440
  • (OCoLC)314776027
  • (SSID)ssj0001659138
  • (PQKBManifestationID)16439512
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001659138
  • (PQKBWorkID)14987993
  • (PQKB)10578423
  • (SSID)ssj0000189866
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12021146
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000189866
  • (PQKBWorkID)10165583
  • (PQKB)10896039
  • (DE-He213)978-0-230-62634-8
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC293440
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5627942
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000342323

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