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Authorship and ambiguity.

Anna Sjostrand

Authorship and ambiguity.

by Anna Sjostrand

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Published by LCP in London .
Written in English


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SeriesBA thesis Graphic and Media Design 2001
ContributionsLondon College of Printing.
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Open LibraryOL20251872M

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Book Description: The scholarly debate about authorship has not only transcended all aspects of literary studies, but has also prompted contemporary authors to counter, subvert, and challenge it. One author to whom this applies in particular is Milan Kundera.

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A first-rate book."—Michael H. Hoefflich, University of Illinois School of Law "The author has done an astounding job in illustrating, in so few pages, what a hash judges and lawyers have made of their sources over the centuries and across the breadth of what was once thought of as Western civilization."—Law and History Review.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 26 cm. Contents: Acknowledgements (starting p. vii) --Note on References (starting ) n Ethics and Aesthetics: Introducing Kundera's Approach to Authorship (starting p.

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