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    Love and death in American jurisprudence: myth, aesthetics, law

    Gearey, Adam (2004) Love and death in American jurisprudence: myth, aesthetics, law. Studies in Law, Politics and Society 33 , pp. 3-23. ISSN 1059-4337.

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    Abstract

    Aesthetic jurisprudence must take seriously the myth of community,1 the antagonistic of intimacy; love and death.2 Myth, however, must also be seized in its peculiarity. Rather than affirming coherence or the pattern of the past, it is a discourse that undoes itself. Indeed, myth does not provide a comforting story of belonging and foundations, it reminds us of the antagonisms of the human condition and the problematic nature of thought itself.

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    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: ISBN: 9780762311095
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Law
    Depositing User: Sarah Hall
    Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2019 16:57
    Last Modified: 08 Jan 2019 16:57
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/25774

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