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Published: 19 January 2021

288 Pages | 19 Illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198868873

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Modernism and the Meaning of Corporate Persons

Lisa Siraganian

Law and Literature

  • Shows how the legal problems of corporate personhood were essential problems for literature
  • Combines legal analysis of law reviews, treatises, and case law with literary interpretation of short stories, novels, and poems
  • Demonstrates how corporate personhood was used to explore questions of agency and intention, stimulating some of the most ambitious thinking of the twentieth century