Law and Popular Culture: A Course Book by Michael AsimowNew York: Peter Lang, ISBN: Email: haltom ups. Materials range from historical or comparative perspectives on the making of law to discussions of lighting, color, and editing in the making of films. Undergraduates and graduate students will profit from this book, which makes it a suitable supplement for a course on law and society or a sensible center from which papers on cinematic constructions of courtroom processes might radiate. In addition, prosaic equivalents of hyperlinks pop up to guide instructors and students generally regarding directors, actors, and alternative choices for common viewing and more specifically regarding the Production Code, Joseph McCarthy, and ethical dilemmas in the Preminger film.
Law and Popular Culture: A Course Book
New York: Peter Lang. More filters. Barker and Jurasz closely analyze types of role-playing enjoyed by gamers and examine forms of gender violence that players are able to enact online. Materials range from historical or comparative perspectives on the making of law to discussions of lightingcolor.
The fourse study developed from a conference co-organized by the editors in and held at Tilburg University Netherlands. The process helped them to better understand the material because it had come alive for them with the help of popular culture. Michelle rated it really liked it May 24, did not behave properly and should be held responsible for his actio!
How do people learn what lawyers and judges do? Some take courses in American government and law. Some may know lawyers personally and talk with them about their work. Others may have sat on a jury or been a witness or party in a lawsuit. In recent years, the field of law and popular culture has gained ground as something worth serious study. Law professors have been drawn into the area partly because the material seems both too rich and too pervasive to ignore.
Schulz then turns to an unu- sual character in legal fictions, Chris Corcos from the Louisiana State University Annd School, the figure of the mediator. Brown and D. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. More recently a colleag!
To ask other readers questions about Law and Popular Cultureplease sign up! The present study developed from a conference co-organized by the editors in and held at Tilburg University Netherlands. Weisberg offers a detailed interpretation of the narrative strategies employed by each author to convey lawyer-client relations and the machinations of day-to-day work in a law firm. Rappaport, Doreen.