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Published: 01 October 2016

256 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780190649845

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Public Trials

Burke, Zola, Arendt, and the Politics of Lost Causes

Lida Maxwell

  • Offers a new theory of the productiveness of democratic failure
  • Looks at "what could have been" in three major trials of the past three centuries: the Hastings trial, the Dreyfus Affair, and the Eichmann trial

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