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The Resource Reading for the law : British literary history and gender advocacy, Christine L. Krueger, (electronic resource)

Reading for the law : British literary history and gender advocacy, Christine L. Krueger, (electronic resource)

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Reading for the law : British literary history and gender advocacy
Title
Reading for the law
Title remainder
British literary history and gender advocacy
Statement of responsibility
Christine L. Krueger
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Language
eng
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Victorian literature and culture series
Reading for the law : British literary history and gender advocacy, Christine L. Krueger, (electronic resource)
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Reading for the law : British literary history and gender advocacy, Christine L. Krueger, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : Theory, advocacy, and history -- Historiographies of witchcraft for feminist advocacy : historical justice in Elizabeth Gaskell's Lois the witch -- Witchcraft precedents as literary history : from The discoverie of witchcraft to Sir Matthew Hale -- The historical turn in witchcraft literature : from Enlightenment historiography to historical realism -- Theories and histories of agency : Mary Wollstonecraft's narrative of the reasonable woman -- Agency, equity, publicity : compos mentis in Charles Reade's Hard cash and lunacy commission reports -- Gendered credibility : testimony in fiction and indecent assault -- Women's legal literacy and pro se representation : from Griffith Gaunt to Georgina Weldon -- Concealing women's mens rea: advocacy for female prisoners and infanticidal mothers -- The secret agency of juries : forging resistance against sodomy prosecution
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Extent
[xiii], 301 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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remote

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