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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
Downloads 1,214
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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 985
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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
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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
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5.

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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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 237
7.

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
Downloads 205
8.

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
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 197
9.

Historiography of the Causes of the Civil War

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Dec 2020
Working Paper Series
Liberty University, Department of History
Downloads 184
10.

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 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 178
11.

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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12.

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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13.

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

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Akron School of Law
Downloads 163
14.

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
Downloads 156
15.

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 149
16.

Irony and Coincidence in the Selected Stories of O’ Henry

Journal for Research Scholars and Professionals of English Language Teaching, Issue 19, Vol. 4, 2020
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Jul 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Vardhaman College of Engineering
Downloads 140
17.

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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18.

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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A Challenging Inheritance: The Fate of Mark Twain's Will

Quinnipiac Law Review, Vol. 37, 2019
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 Mar 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Connecticut Superior Court and ACCEL Law Group P.C.
Downloads 118
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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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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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Translating Culture in Postcolonial Arab/Anglophone Women’s Narratives: The Case of Leila Aboulela’s The Translator

AWEJ for Translation & Literary Studies, Volume 4, Number1. February 2020
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
Aboubaker Belkaid University and University of Abou Bakr Belkaid - Department of English
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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
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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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The Use of Black English in American Literature: The Case of Mark Twain’s Huckleberry Finn

AWEJ for Translation & Literary Studies, Volume 4, Number1. February 2020
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
Tlemcen University - Department of English and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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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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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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28.

Emily Dickinson and China

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

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: 03 Sep 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of Birmingham
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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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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
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33.

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
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34.

President Hayes - Nihilist?

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 25 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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35.

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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Dickinson's Hummingbirds, Circumference, and Chinese Poetics

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Jinan University ????
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38.

The Revolutionary Wit and Wisdom of Mark Twain

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Nov 2020
Working Paper Series
Independent
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39.

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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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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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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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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Telegraphic Literature, Artificial Subjectivity and the Challenges to Communication Technology in Ella Cheever Thayer’s Wired Love (1889)

International Journal of Linguistics, Literature and Translation (IJLLT) 2020
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Mar 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of Verona
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44.

Introduction: Literary Legal Literacy

Re-readings IV at 1 (2019)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 Jul 2019
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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The Value of Irony: Legal Orthodoxy and Henry James’s Washington Square

California Law Review, Vol. 95, No. 1027, 2007
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Jul 2019
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School
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Mark Twain the Copyright Villain

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 27 Jul 2020
Working Paper Series
Independent
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Iola Leroy, or Consciousness Uplifted: Milton, Harper's Epic, and America's National Sin

O'Meara, J. D. (1998). Iola Leroy or Consciousness Uplifted: Milton, Harper's Epic, and America's National Sin. In Lemuel Berry, Jr. (Ed.), NAAAS Teamwork! Together We Can Make a Difference. Proceedings of the National Association of African American Studies (Vol. 2, pp. 1279-1296). National Associa
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Nov 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Walsh College of Accounting & Business Administration
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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
New York University (NYU) and Al-Baath University