Through the creative use of literary analysis, Memory, Imagination,
Justice provides a critical and highly original discussion of
contemporary topics in criminal law and bioethics. Author David
Gurnham uses popular and classical texts, by authors including
Shakespeare, Dickens, Euripides, Kafka, the Brothers Grimm, Huxley
and Margaret Atwood to shed fresh light on such controversial legal
and ethical issues as passionate homicide, life sentences,... more...