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1.

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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2.

Scamming: The Misunderstood Confidence Man

27 Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities 249 (2015), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-37
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
Downloads 783
3.

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

American Literature, Vol. 78, No. 325, 2006
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Lewis & Clark Law School and Lewis & Clark College
Downloads 258
4.

The Path to Post-Modernity, or, 'God is Dead and We Did It for the Kids!'

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
Downloads 211
5.

Reading Back, Reading Black

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 8, p. 101, 2007, Hofstra University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-2
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 31 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Brooklyn Law School
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Averting the Captain Vere 'Veer': Billy Budd as Melville's Republican Response to Plato

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 311
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 22 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Law

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The Beecher Sisters as Nineteenth-Century Feminist Icons of the Sameness-Difference Debate

Cardozo Women's Law Journal, Fall 2004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Akron School of Law
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8.

Property in Literary Characters: Protection Under Australian Copyright Law

(2007) European Intellectual Property Review 29: 4 pp 14-151
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Western Australia Law School
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9.

Bartleby, the Scrivener: 'A House Like Me'

New England Law Review, Vol. 44, p. 819, 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 127
10.

The Wagers of Whiteness, the Wagers of Blackness Gambling and Race in Pudd'Nhead Wilson

2004 Interdisciplinary Law and Humanities Junior Scholar Workshop Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 31 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
Columbia University
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11.

Reading Racism: The Assumption of Authorial Intentions in Stephen Crane's 'The Monster'

Miscelánea, Vol. 10, pp. 63-80, 1989,
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad de Zaragoza
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Scarlett O'Hara as Feminist: The Contradictory, Normalizing Force of Law and Culture

Law Text Culture, Vol. 5, No. 2, p. 45, 2001
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The John Marshall Law School
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Animals Accurs’d: Ferae Naturae and the Law of Property in Nineteenth-Century North America

University of Toronto Law Journal, Vol.63, pp.35-52, 2013, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-144
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Jurisprudence and Social Policy Program
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14.

The Role of Superstition in Twain's the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Shakespeare's Macbeth: A Comparative Study

English Language and Literature Studies; Vol. 6, No. 1; 2016
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Al-Quds University
Downloads 94
15.

Fire and Brimstone (and Linguistics): The Sermon in Moby-Dick

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Saint Louis University School of Law
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Dickinson’s Hummingbirds, Circumference, and Chinese Poetics

The Emily Dickinson Journal, Vol. 20, No. 2, p. 57, 2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Guilin University of Electronic Technology
Downloads 82
17.

Two Humanitarianisms in Ambrose Bierce's 'An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge'

Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 636
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
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18.

Thomas Nast’s Illustrated Almanacs, 1871-1875

Green Bag Almanac and Reader, pp. 212-220, 2011, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 11-04
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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19.

Reading 'The Monster': The Interpretation of Authorial Intention in the Criticism of Narrative Fiction

Number of pages: 273 Posted: 22 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Universidad de Zaragoza
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20.

To Sway Public Opinion: Early Persuasive Appeals in the Cherokee Phoenix and Cherokee Advocate

American Indians and the Mass Media, Eds. Meta G. Carstarphen and John P. Sanchez. Norman: University of Oklahoma, 2012.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oklahoma
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21.

Eureka: A Prose Piece on Race and the Canon of Edgar Allan Poe

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 39
22.

New Light on the Trial of Billy Budd

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 684
Number of pages: 20
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and Independent
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23.

President Hayes - Nihilist?

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 25 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
Downloads 39
24.

The Anticanonical Lessons of Huckleberry Finn

Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 11, p. 577, 2002
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
Downloads 39
25.

What to do about Religion in Emerson’s Political Vision?

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Religious Studies
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Parallels in Search of an Intersection: The Manifold Marcus Aurelius Resonances in Walt Whitman's 'Song of Myself'

English Language and Literature Studies Vol. 6, No. 2 (2016), 1-14
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford, Nanotechnology for Medicine and Health Care
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28.

Solitude and Independence in Kate Chopin's The Awakening

International Journal of Linguistics and Literature (IJLL), Vol. 6, Issue 6, Oct-Nov 2017; 1-6
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
SRM University
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29.

Emily Dickinson and China

Number of pages: 339 Posted: 08 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Jinan University ????
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30.

Adaptation in Translation: Howells's Short Story 'Christmas Every Day'

AWEJ for translation & Literacy Studies Volume, 1 Number 3, August 2017
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Abdelmalek Essaadi University
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Dickinson's Hummingbirds, Circumference, and Chinese Poetics

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Jinan University ????
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32.

American Ambition: Bonapartism, Jeffersonianism and the Case of Lewis Rand

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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33.

Vested Reading: Writing the Self Through Ethan Frome

Life Writing (2016)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Birmingham
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Book Review: Karen An-Hwei Lee (2013). Anglophone Literatures in the Asian Diaspora: Literary Transnationalism and Tranlingual Migrations. Cambria Press, Amherst, New York. Hardback 278pp, ISBN: 978-1-60497-860-5

International Journal of Comparative Literature & Translation Studies, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 12 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Monash University
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Under the Shadow of Virgin Mary: Forging a New Maternal Path in Margaret Deland's The Iron Woman

Arab World English Journal (AWEJ), Special Issue on Literature, No 4., Pp. 83-96, October, 2016
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Yarmouk University
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Justice Deferred: Legal Duplicity and the Scapegoat Mentality in Paul Laurence Dunbar's Jim Crow America

Law & Literature, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Birmingham
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Toward a Theory of the Corpus

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
Independent
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38.

General Woman: Mark Twain's Joan of Arc

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 22 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Scheherazade in Melville’s House: The Arabian Nights as an Oriental Resource for the American Novelist

The IUP Journal of American Literature, Vol. IV, No. 2, pp. 46-62, May 2011
Posted: 07 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Qatar University and Al-Baath University
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The Lyre of Orpheus: Aesthetics and Authority in Melville's 'Billy Budd'

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Cornell University
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The Occasional Triumph of the Moral Sentiments Over Legal Technicalities: Law, Seduction, and the Sentimental Heroine

Posted: 07 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - Department of English and Lewis & Clark Law School
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The Wisdom of Exile: Edward Everett Hale’s the Man Without a Country

Interpretation: A Journal of Political Philosophy, Fall 1994
Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science