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Theaters of pardoning, Bernadette Meyler

Label
Theaters of pardoning
Title
Theaters of pardoning
Statement of responsibility
Bernadette Meyler
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book aims to address the roots of pardoning's treatment in contemporary politics and uncover what new formulations of pardoning might contribute by examining what it calls "theaters of pardoning"--A form of tragicomedy--in the drama and politics of seventeenth-century England"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyler, Bernadette
Dewey number
822/.409
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR678.L38
LC item number
M49 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Corpus juris : the humanities in politics and law
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Clemency in literature
  • Pardon
  • Pardon
  • English drama (Tragicomedy)
  • Politics and literature
  • Law and literature
  • Political plays, English
  • Politics in literature
  • Clemency in literature
  • English drama (Tragicomedy)
  • Law and literature
  • Pardon
  • Political plays, English
  • Politics and literature
  • Politics in literature
  • Theater
  • England
  • Drama
  • Englisch
  • Milde
  • Theater
Label
Theaters of pardoning, Bernadette Meyler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : theaters of pardoning -- Dramatic judgments : Measure for Measure, revenge, and the institution of the law -- Emplotting politics : James I and the "Powder Treason" -- The Laws of Candy : non-sovereign forgiveness and the generalizing of revenge -- From sovereignty to the state : the tragicomic clemency of Massinger's The Bondman -- Between royal pardons and acts of oblivion : the transitional justice of Cosmo Manuche and James Compton, Earl of Northampton -- Pardoning revolution : the 1660 Act of Oblivion and Hobbes's recentering of sovereignty -- Postlude : pardoning and liberal constitutionalism
Control code
1089840147
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 308 pages
Isbn
9781501739330
Lccn
2019007604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1089840147
Label
Theaters of pardoning, Bernadette Meyler
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : theaters of pardoning -- Dramatic judgments : Measure for Measure, revenge, and the institution of the law -- Emplotting politics : James I and the "Powder Treason" -- The Laws of Candy : non-sovereign forgiveness and the generalizing of revenge -- From sovereignty to the state : the tragicomic clemency of Massinger's The Bondman -- Between royal pardons and acts of oblivion : the transitional justice of Cosmo Manuche and James Compton, Earl of Northampton -- Pardoning revolution : the 1660 Act of Oblivion and Hobbes's recentering of sovereignty -- Postlude : pardoning and liberal constitutionalism
Control code
1089840147
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 308 pages
Isbn
9781501739330
Lccn
2019007604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1089840147

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