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1.

The Catcher in the Rye: A Psychoanalytic Perspective and Social Activism

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Patkai Christian College
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2.

Racism, Feminism and Language in Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God

AWEJ for Translation & Literary Studies, Volume 1, Number 2, May 2017
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Taif University
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3.

The Definition of 'Emolument' in English Language and Legal Dictionaries, 1523-1806

Number of pages: 159 Posted: 01 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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4.

Poetry and the Scope of Metaphor: Toward a Cognitive Theory of Literature

METAPHOR AND METONYMY AT THE CROSSROADS: A COGNITIVE PERSPECTIVE, Antonia Barcelona, ed., pp. 253-281, Mouton de Gruyter, 2000
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Myrifield Institute for Cognition and the Arts - MICA
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5.

Originality

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 115, p. 1988, 2002
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 May 2008 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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6.

David Foster Wallace on Tax Policy, How to Be an Adult, and Other Mysteries of the Universe

Pittsburgh Tax Review, Vol. 12, 2015, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Queen's University - Faculty of Law

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7.

The Nat Turner Trials

91 North Carolina Law Review 1817-80 June 2013
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama - School of Law
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8.

'We Do Not Sow': The Economics and Politics of A Song of Ice and Fire

Capitalism and Commerce in Imaginative Literature, edited by Ed Younkins (Lexington Books, 2015, pp. 385-398).
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Manchester - Manchester Business School and University of Angers
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9.

Scamming: The Misunderstood Confidence Man

27 Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities 249 (2015)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law (Deceased) and University of Arizona
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10.

Melville's Billy Budd and Security in Times of Crisis

Cardozo Law Review Vol. 26, No. 6, p. 2443, 2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 05 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
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11.

I Stand Here Ironing by Tillie Olsen

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 06 May 2012
Working Paper Series
Independent
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12.

Copyright Infringement, Sex Trafficking, and the Fictional Life of a Geisha

TJSL Public Law Research Paper No. 03-10
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 24 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
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13.

Moral Pluck: Legal Ethics in Popular Culture

Stanford Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 17
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Jan 2020
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
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14.

Atticus Finch as Racial Accommodator: Answering Malcolm Gladwell's Critique

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2020
Working Paper Series
John Marshall Law School, Atlanta
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15.

Memory and Morals in Memento: Hume at the Movies

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Jan 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph-Humber
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16.

The Great Gatsby: Yale, Princeton, Columbia, Harvard, Oxford

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 00-38
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Cowles Foundation
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17.

Literary Sleuths Online: e-Research Collaboration on the Pynchon Wiki

Information, Communication & Society, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 25-45, 2008
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute and GSCM-Montpellier Business School
Downloads 594
18.

The Cultural Salience of Moral Character and Virtue Declined in Twentieth Century America

Journal of Positive Psychology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 31 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Center for Investigating Healthy Minds and London Business School
Downloads 583
19.

Heller's Catch 22

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 56, June 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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20.

I Got the Shotgun: Reflections on The Wire, Prosecutors and Omar Little

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 26 May 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Hofstra University - Maurice A. Deane School of Law
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21.

Crime, Legitimacy, Our Criminal Network, and the Wire

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 8, 2011
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Brooklyn Law School
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22.

The Case for Christian Objectivism

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
Independent
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23.

Hi Superman, I'm a Lawyer: A Guide to Attorneys (& Other Legal Professionals) Portrayed in American Comic Books: 1910-2007

Widener Law Review, Vol. 15, No. 1, p. 159, 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Louisville - Louis D. Brandeis School of Law
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24.

Excerpt from 'Conspiracy Theories: Secrecy and Power in American Culture (Revised and Updated Edition)'

CONSPIRACY THEORIES: SECRECY AND POWER IN AMERICAN CULTURE (Revised and Updated Edition), University of Minnesota Press, 2008
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida Levin College of Law
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25.

Administration and 'The Democracy': Administrative Law from Jackson to Lincoln, 1829-1861

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 117, No. 5, 2008
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 14 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School
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26.

The Concept of Nature in the Poetry of William Wordsworth and Robert Frost: A Comparative Study

Arab World English Journal (AWEJ) Special Issue on Literature No.3 October, 2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Ajloun National University - Department of English Language and Literature, Al-Balqa Applied University - Department of English Language and Literature and Ajloun National University - Department of English Language and Literature
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27.

Metaphor Making Meaning: Dickinson’s Conceptual Universe

Journal of Pragmatics, Vol. 24, pp. 643-666, 1995
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Myrifield Institute for Cognition and the Arts - MICA
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28.

Writing and Terror: Don Delillo on the Task of Literature After 9/11

Law & Literature, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 277-302, 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jul 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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29.

Reflexivity in the Narrative Technique of 'As I Lay Dying'

English Language Notes, Vol. 27, No. 4, 1990
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad de Zaragoza
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30.

The Philosophy of Tax: A Review of David Foster Wallace’s The Pale King

Law, Culture and the Humanities, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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31.

Moby Dylan: An Analysis of Bob Dylan’s Summary of Moby-Dick in His 2017 Nobel Lecture

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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32.

Blood Sack to Sacks of Blood: The Social Acceptance of the Vampire in Popular Culture

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Massey University
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33.

Hemingway Meets Beckett: Cormac McCarthy's 'The Road'

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 21 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Universidad de Zaragoza
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34.

'These Great and Beautiful Republics of the Dead': Public Constitutionalism and the Antebellum Cemetery

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2304305
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 18 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Alabama - School of Law
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35.

The Religious Crisis and the Spiritual Journey in T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land

Arab World English Journal (AWEJ), Volume 7, Number 4, December 2016
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
University Center of Mila - Department of Foreign Languages
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36.

A Modern Tragic Hero in Eugene O'Neill's The Hairy Ape

Arab World English Journal (AWEJ), Special Issue on Literature, No. 4, Pp. 224-231, October, 2016
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
German Jordanian University (GJU)
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37.

The Body in the Word: A Cognitive Approach to the Shape of a Poetic Text

COGNITIVE STYLISTICS: LANGUAGE AND COGNITION IN TEXT ANALYSIS, Elena Semino and Jonathan Culpeper, eds., John Benjamins Publishing Company, pp. 23-47, 2002.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Myrifield Institute for Cognition and the Arts - MICA
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38.

Slaves to Contradictions: 13 Myths that Sustained Slavery

U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-21
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 22 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Duquesne University - School of Law
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Picturing Same-Sex Marriage in the Antebellum United States: The Union of 'Two Most Excellent Men' in Longstreet's 'A Sage Conversation'

Journal of the History of Sexuality, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 197-222, May 2010
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 May 2010 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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40.

Nihilism Need Not Apply: Law and Literature in Barth's 'the Floating Opera'

FSU College of Law, Public Law Working Paper No. 009
Number of pages: 113 Posted: 20 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Law
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41.

Law, Seduction, and the Sentimental Heroine: The Case of Amelia Norman

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Lewis & Clark Law School and Lewis & Clark College
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42.

The Leopold and Loeb Trial: A Brief Account

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
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43.

John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath: Narrating the Wrong

Oñati Socio-Legal Series, Vol. 4, No. 6, 2014
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of the Basque Country
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44.

Operation of Ideology in Ken Kesey's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Islamic Azad University (IAU) - Karaj Branch
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45.

Emily Dickinson and the Discourse of Intimacy

SEMANTICS OF SILENCE IN LINGUISTICS AND LITERATURE, Gudrun M. Grabher, Ulrike Jessner, eds., pp. 191-210, Universitätsverlag Winter, 1996
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Myrifield Institute for Cognition and the Arts - MICA
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The Content of Their Characters - J.D. Salinger, Holden Caulfield and Fredrik Colting

Journal of the Copyright Society of the U.S.A., Vol. 59, No. 2, pp. 291-345, Winter 2012
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - School of Law
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The Poem as Complex Blend: Conceptual Mappings of Metaphor in Sylvia Plath's 'the Applicant'

Language and Literature, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 25-44, 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Myrifield Institute for Cognition and the Arts - MICA
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48.

The Idea of Consumerism in Dreiser's Sister Carrie

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Westminster - School of Law
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From Flat to Round: Changing Portrayals of the Judge in American Popular Culture

Marquette Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 06-24
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jan 2020
Working Paper Series
Marquette University - Law School
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The Cross-Examination of Mayella Ewell

69 Alabama Law Review 579 (2018)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Jun 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School
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