Journals Higher Education



01 December 2014

256 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199383740

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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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