Gothic and the Rule of the Law, 1764-1820
by Sue Chaplin
The Gothic and the Rule of Law is the first full-length theoretical and historical study of the relation between early Gothic fiction and an emerging modern rule of law. The work identifies not only a political and cultural, but also an ontological relation between what critics have conceptualized as 'Gothic' and the nature and function of modern juridical power. It repres...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published May 15th 2007 by Palgrave Macmillan
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