Justice as improvisation [electronic resource] : the law of the extempore / Sara Ramshaw
- Ramshaw, Sara
- Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2013.
- Physical Description:
- x, 192 pages ; 24 cm
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- License restrictions may limit access.
- Introduction. The law of the extempore -- The rise and reform of the New York City cabaret laws -- Deconstructive legal improvisation -- The 'wildness' of jazz improvisation -- Demystifying improvisation -- The structure-freedom paradox in law -- Justice as improvisation.
- 9780415510172 (hbk) and 0415510171
- "A GlassHouse Book." and "Theorises the relationship between justice and improvisation through the case of the New York City cabaret laws ... highlighting the parallels between the aporetic conception of justice advanced by ... Jacques Derrida and the nuanced approach to improvisation pursued by musicians and theorists alike in the new and emerging interdisciplinary field of Critical Studies in Improvisation (CSI)"--P. i.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-184) and index.
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