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The Resource Trial films on trial : law, justice, and popular culture, edited by Austin Sarat, Jessica Silbey, and Martha Merrill Umphrey

Trial films on trial : law, justice, and popular culture, edited by Austin Sarat, Jessica Silbey, and Martha Merrill Umphrey

Label
Trial films on trial : law, justice, and popular culture
Title
Trial films on trial
Title remainder
law, justice, and popular culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Austin Sarat, Jessica Silbey, and Martha Merrill Umphrey
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sarat, Austin
  • Silbey, Jessica
  • Umphrey, Martha Merrill
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trials in motion pictures
  • Justice, Administration of, in motion pictures
Label
Trial films on trial : law, justice, and popular culture, edited by Austin Sarat, Jessica Silbey, and Martha Merrill Umphrey
Instantiates
Publication
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: the pleasures and possibilities of trial films / Austin Sarat, Jessica Silbey, Martha Merrill Umphrey -- Law and the order of popular culture / Carol J. Clover -- Knowing it when we see it: realism and melodrama in American film since The birth of a nation / Ticien Marie Sassoubre -- Reasonable doubts, unspoken fears: reassessing the trial film's "heroic age" / Barry Langford -- Disorder in court: representations of resistance to law in trial film dramas / Norman W. Spaulding -- "I am here. I was there.": haunted testimony in the memory of justice and the specialist / Katie Model -- The appearance of truth: juridical reception and photographic evidence in standard operating procedure / Jennifer Petersen
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780817320263
Lccn
2018038996
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1057734186
Label
Trial films on trial : law, justice, and popular culture, edited by Austin Sarat, Jessica Silbey, and Martha Merrill Umphrey
Publication
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: the pleasures and possibilities of trial films / Austin Sarat, Jessica Silbey, Martha Merrill Umphrey -- Law and the order of popular culture / Carol J. Clover -- Knowing it when we see it: realism and melodrama in American film since The birth of a nation / Ticien Marie Sassoubre -- Reasonable doubts, unspoken fears: reassessing the trial film's "heroic age" / Barry Langford -- Disorder in court: representations of resistance to law in trial film dramas / Norman W. Spaulding -- "I am here. I was there.": haunted testimony in the memory of justice and the specialist / Katie Model -- The appearance of truth: juridical reception and photographic evidence in standard operating procedure / Jennifer Petersen
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780817320263
Lccn
2018038996
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1057734186

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