The law and Harry Potter /

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Imprint:Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, c2010.
Description:viii, 414 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subject:Rowling, J. K. -- Criticism and interpretation.
Rowling, J. K. -- Characters -- Harry Potter.
Rowling, J. K.
Potter, Harry -- (Fictitious character)
Potter, Harry (Fictitious character)
Law in literature.
Magic in literature.
Wizards in literature.
Law in literature.
Magic in literature.
Wizards in literature.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format: Print Book
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Other authors / contributors:Thomas, Jeffrey E., 1959-
Snyder, Franklin G.
ISBN:9781594606458 (alk. paper)
1594606455 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • What role need law play in a society with magic? / John Gava & Jeannie Marie Paterson
  • Bots and gemots : Anglo-Saxon legal references in Harry Potter / Susan P. Liemer
  • Harry Potter and the half-crazed bureaucracy / Benjamin H. Barton
  • Moral choice, wizardry, law, and liberty : a classical liberal reading of the role of law in the Harry Potter series / Andrew P. Morriss
  • Harry Potter and the unforgivable curses / Aaron Schwabach
  • Sirius Black : a case study in actual innocence / Geoffrey Christopher Rapp
  • The persecution of Tom Riddle : a study in human rights law / Geoffrey R. Watson
  • Punishment in the Harry Potter novels / Joel Fishman
  • Hogwarts, the family, and the state : forging identity and virtue in Harry Potter / Danaya C. Wright
  • Harry Potter and the development of moral judgment in children / Wendy N. Law & Anna K. Teller
  • Harry Potter and the curse of difference / Benjanmin Loffredo
  • When Harry met Martin : imagination, imagery, and the color line / Benjamin G. Davis
  • Harry Potter and the image of God : how house-elves can help us to understand the dignity of the person / Alison McMorran Sulentic
  • Economic growth in the Potterian economy / Avichai Snir & Daniel Levy
  • The magic of money and banking / Eric J. Gouvin
  • Gringotts : the role of banks in Harry Potter's wizarding world / Heidi Mandanis Schooner
  • Harry Potter goes to law school / Lenora Ledwon
  • Which spell : learning to think like a wizard / Mary Beth Beazley
  • Harry Potter as client in a lawsuit : utilizing the archetypal hero's journey as part of case strategy / Ruth Anne Robbins
  • Who wants to be a muggle? : the diminished legitimacy of law as magic / Mark Edwin Burge
  • Agents of the good, servants of evil : Harry Potter and the law of agency / Daniel S. Kleinberger
  • Professor Dumbledore's wisdom and advice / Darby Dickerson.