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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Jessica Bardill Native Acts: Law, Recognition, and Cultural Authenticity . By Barker Joanne . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2011 . ix , 284 pp. Cloth , $84.95 ; paper , $23.95 . Domestic Subjects: Gender, Citizenship, and Law in Native American Literature . By Piatote Beth H...
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American Literature (1 March 2016) 88 (1): 185–187.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Cheering and Bashing: New Perspectives on the Closing of the American Mind (Bowling Green Popular Press, 1992). Banished: Common Law and the Rhetoric of Social Exclusion in Early New England . By Goodman Nan . Philadelphia : Univ. of Pennsylvania Press . 2012 . 206 pp. Cloth, $59.95 ; e-book...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 895–897.
Published: 01 December 2003
... / 75:4 / sheet 207 of 255 Peter Kvidera, John Carroll University In Defiance of the Law: From Ann Hutchinson to Toni Morrison. By Marisa Anne Pagnattaro. New York: Peter Lang. 2001. xii, 229 pp. Paper, $24.95...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 185–187.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Susan K. Harris Out in Public: Configurations of Women's Bodies in Nineteenth-Century America. By Alison Piepmeier. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2004. xi, 278 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $19.95. Executing Race: Early American Women's Narratives of Race, Society, and the Law. By...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 214–215.
Published: 01 March 2001
...; or, The President’s Daughter, and Melville’s Moby-Dick are assessed ac- cording to how much each recognizes or denies its own ‘‘multicultural uncon- scious The book works adroitly with histories of Indian removal, nativism, anti- miscegenation laws, Liberian colonization attempts, anti-Mexican...
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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 633–636.
Published: 01 September 2014
... English Daylanne K. . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . 2013 . 230 pp. Cloth , $75.00 ; paper , $25.00 . Constructing the Enemy: Empathy/Antipathy in US Literature and Law . By Srikanth Rajini . Philadelphia : Temple Univ. Press . 2012 . 205 pp. Cloth , $87.95 ; paper , $29.95...
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 373–401.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Jeanne Elders DeWaard Duke University Press 2002 Jeanne ‘‘Indelicate Exposure Sentiment and Law in Elders Fall River: An Authentic Narrative DeWaard In one of the many pamphlets published in the nine- teenth century about the infamous ‘‘haystack murder’’ of...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Deak Nabers Duke University Press 2003 Deak ‘‘Victory of LAW Melville and Reconstruction Nabers 6815 AMERICAN LITERATURE / 75:1 / sheet 5 of 252 In his famous ‘‘Supplement’’ to Battle-Pieces and Aspects of the War (1866...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 659–661.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Edlie Wong Against the Gallows: Antebellum American Writers and the Movement to Abolish Capital Punishment . By Jones Paul Christian . Iowa City : Univ. of Iowa Press . 2011 . x , 230 pp. $35.00 . Remaking Custom: Law and Identity in the Early American Republic . By Pearson Ellen...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 797–826.
Published: 01 December 2012
... upon the analytics for articulating racial difference honed in US race and ethnic studies to help illuminate Williams’s literary efforts to formulate an early politics of comparative racialization. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Edlie Wong Comparative Racialization, Immigration Law...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 661–663.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Mark Rifkin . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2017 . xvii, 277 pp. Cloth , $99.95 ; paper, $25.95 ; e-book available. Imagining Sovereignty: Self-Determination in American Indian Law and Literature . By David J. Carlson . Norman : Univ. of Oklahoma Press . 2016 . viii, 233 pp. Paper...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 607–609.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Wyn Kelley “A Bold and Hardy Race of Men”: The Lives and Literature of American Whalemen . By Schell Jennifer . Amherst : Univ. of Massachusetts Press . 2013 . xiv , 262 pp. Cloth, $80.00 ; paper, $28.95 . Writing the Seaman's Tale in Law and Literature: Dana, Melville, and Justice...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 823–826.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Boudreau. Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus. 2006. 292 pp. Paper, $20.00. Victory of Law: The Fourteenth Amendment, the Civil War, and American Literature, 1852-1867 . By Deak Nabers. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. 2006. xii, 234 pp. $49.95. Book Reviews Heartless Immensity: Literature, Culture, and...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 407–409.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Jeannine Marie DeLombard © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 By Birth or Consent: Children, Law, and the Anglo-American Revolution in Authority . By Holly Brewer. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2005. xi, 390 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $24.95. Cradle of Liberty: Race, the Child, and...
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American Literature (1 September 2011) 83 (3): 666–668.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Maurice Lee Slavery on Trial: Law, Abolitionism, and Print Culture . By DeLombard Jeannine Marie . Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press . 2007 . xiv, 330 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $24.95 . The War on Words: Slavery, Race, and Free Speech in American Literature . By Gilmore...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 325–355.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Andrea L. Hibbard; John T. Parry Duke University Press 2006 Andrea L. Law, Seduction, and the Sentimental Heroine: Hibbard and The Case of Amelia Norman John T. Parry In 1841 Henry Ballard, a fashionable New York City merchant, pretended to court Amelia Norman, a...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 450–454.
Published: 01 June 2003
.... Other Words: American Indian Literature, Law, and Culture. By Jace Weaver. Nor- man: Univ. of Oklahoma Press. 2001. xiv, 381 pp. $34.95. 6849 AMERICAN LITERATURE 75:2 / sheet 208 of 246 The danger facing American literary studies no...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 194–196.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Politics of Reading. By Karl F. Zender. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2002. xviii, 179 pp. $29.95. Games of Property: Law, Race, Gender, and Faulkner’s ‘‘Go Down, Moses By Thadious M. Davis. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2003. xi, 339 pp. Cloth, $64.95; paper, $21.95. These books...
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American Literature (1 September 2005) 77 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Fugitive’s Properties: Law and the Poetics of Possession. By Stephen M. Best. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2004. xii, 362. Cloth, $69.00; paper, $25.00. Bringing these three studies together raises a fundamental question for Americanists: to what extent do the stories we tell about the nineteenth...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 420–422.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Emily Klein Duke University Press 2007 Women, Money, and the Law: Nineteenth-Century Fiction, Gender, and the Courts . By Joyce W. Warren. Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press. 2005. viii, 373 pp. $44.95. Belabored Professions: Narratives of African American Working Womanhood . By Xiomara Santamarina...