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Law and Law Breaking in Game of Thrones

Law and Law breaking in Game of Thrones explores the legal issues of your favourite hit-series Game of Thrones.
Publication Language: English
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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409343281

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Special Issue: Media & Arts Law Review
Law and Law breaking in Game of Thrones explores the legal issues of your favourite hit-series Game of Thrones.

If you're a law student, a lecturer, a legal practitioner or simply a fan of the show – this book is essential reading. It provides valuable insight to how diverse and profound the influence of pop-culture is on the law and legalism in modern society.

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Table of contents

Introduction to the special issue
Melissa de Zwart

Engagement, authenticity and resistance: Using Game of Thrones in teaching law
Mary Heath and Sal Humphreys

‘You will never walk again . . . but you will fly’: Human augmentation in the known world
Catherine Easton

‘Nothing burns like the cold’ — except for wildfire: How patents could win the game of thrones
Catherine Bond and Stephanie Crosbie

And the gods will judge: Trial by combat in Game of Thrones
John G Browning and Amanda C Brown

Arbitration by combat
Michael Smith and Raj Shah

Exploring imaginative legal history: The legalism of the House Stark in the Game of Thrones
Jaakko Husa

‘When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die’: Concepts of justice in George R R Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire
Alyce McGovern, Jenny Wise and Nathan Wise