17 Pages Posted: 19 Oct 2012
Date Written: October 19, 2012
This brief essay explores Hans Christian Andersen's story "The Princess and the Pea" for how it illuminates issues of suffering, compassion, victimization, political leadership, and mercy.
Keywords: children's literature and law, compassion, suffering, victims, punishment, political leadership, mercy
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Meyer, Linda Ross, Suffering and Judging in The Princess and the Pea (October 19, 2012). Quinnipiac Law Review, Vol. 30, p. 489, 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2164371