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New Publication: Pólemos 2013 • Volume 7 • Number 1





Jeanne Gaakeer, story Karen-Margrethe Simonsen and Svein Atle Skålevåg


Focus: Robert Musil 1


Jeanne Gaakeer

Understanding Fact and Fiction in Robert Musil’s The Man without Qualities 15


Karen-Margrethe Simonsen
The Subject before the Law: On Robert Musil’s broken fiction and narrative humanism within the law 39


Svein Atle Skålevåg

Moosbrugger: The genealogy of a demi-fou 61



John Drakakis

Shakespeare against Genre 83


Sidia Fiorato

The Strange Clauses of Dr Jekyll’s Will: The body as its precondition and its legacy 99


Paola Carbone

A White Tiger in the Indian Law Jungle: A reading of Aravind Adiga’s debut novel 123


Book Reviews

Daniela Carpi

François Ost. Shakespeare. La comédie de la loi 143


iv Contents


Mara Logaldo

Lucia Rodler (ed.), Cesare Lombroso. L’uomo delinquente studiato in rapporto

all’antropologia, alla medicina legale e alle discipline carcerarie 148


Matteo Nicolini

Helle Porsdam and Thomas Elholm (eds.). Dialogues on Justice: European Perspectives on Law and Humanities 151


Raffaele Cutolo

Peter Robson and Jessica Silbey (eds.). Law and Justice on the Small Screen 164

Constitution Act

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Scientific Board

Prof. Avv. Cristina Costantini

Prof. Matteo Niccolini

Prof. Paola Carbone

Reports of the AIDEL annual conferences

Minutes of the AIDEL annual meeting