Linda Ross Meyer

Quinnipiac University School of Law

275 Mt. Carmel Ave.

Hamden, CT 06518

United States

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Rituals of Death: The Meaning of Last Words and Last Meals

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 01 Oct 2009
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 319 (68,398)

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death penalty, last words, last meals, capital punishment, retribution

2.

Jane Austen on Persuasion and Authority

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Jan 2007
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 153 (145,971)

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Jane Austen, Joseph Raz, authority, persuasion, positivism, emotion, exclusionary reason, moral judgment, moral education

3.

Forgiveness and Public Trust

Fordham Urban Law Journal
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Oct 2000
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 98 (224,824)
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Military Mercy

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 20 Jan 2007
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 82 (242,716)

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clemency, mercy, forgiveness, military, courts martial, mitigation, leniency, sentencing, retribution, crime, war crime, soldier

5.

Eternal Remorse

STUDIES IN LAW, POLITICS, AND SOCIETY, SPECIAL VOLUME - TOWARD A CRITIQUE OF GUILT: PERSPECTIVES FROM LAW AND THE HUMANITIES, Vol. 36, Matthew Anderson, special volume ed., Austin Sarat, ed., Elsevier, 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Feb 2007
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 68 (269,294)

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criminal sentencing, remorse, guilt, mitigation, grace, clemency, pardon, sanction, atonement, reunification, punishment, retribution, deterrence, rehabilitation

6.

Suffering and Judging in The Princess and the Pea

Quinnipiac Law Review, Vol. 30, p. 489, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Oct 2012
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 53 (288,840)

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children's literature and law, compassion, suffering, victims, punishment, political leadership, mercy

7.

Catastrophe: Plowing Up the Ground of Reason

CATASTROPHE: PLOWING UP THE GROUND OF REASON IN LAW AND CATASTROPHE, Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, Martha Umphrey, eds., Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Jan 2007
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 52 (293,561)

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catastrophe, injustice, Shklar, Job, grace, 9-11, disaster, nihilism

8.

Book Review: Apology and Sympathy: On the Importance of ‘Training in Moral Discomfort’

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2012
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 24 (421,583)

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Mercy, Apology, Sympathy, Transitional Justice, War, Human Rights, Reconciliation, International Conflict

9.

Law's Suffering

Posted: 06 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2013
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law

Abstract:

suffering, torts, sentencing, hedonic adaptation, pain

10.

I Would Kill for You: Love, Law and Sacrifice in 'To Kill a Mockingbird'

Posted: 27 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2013
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law

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Kierkegaard, Abraham, knight of the infinite, knight of faith, Atticus, loyalty, sacrifice

11.

The Justice of Mercy

THE JUSTICE OF MERCY, Michigan University Press, 2010
Posted: 14 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2014
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law

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12.

The Merciful State

FORGIVENESS, MERCY AND CLEMENCY, Austin Sarat & Nasser Hussain, eds., Stanford University Press, 2007
Posted: 22 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2012
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law

Abstract:

mercy, grace, pardon, capital punishment, forgiveness, apology, clemency, mitigation, sympathy, compassion, retribution, punishment, Heidegger, Kant, allegiance, grace, equity

13.

The New Revenge and the Old Retribution: Insights from Monte Cristo

Studies in Law, Politics, and Society, Vol. 31, pp. 119-142, 2004
Posted: 04 May 2005 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2012
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law

Abstract:

retribution, revenge, mercy, punishment

14.

Between Reason and Power

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Spring 1999
Posted: 13 Sep 1999
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law

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When Reasonable Minds Differ

New York University Law Review, Vol. 71, No. 6, 1996
Posted: 20 Jun 1997
Linda Ross Meyer
Quinnipiac University School of Law

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