Slap leather! legal culture, wild bill hickok, and the gunslinger myth

Steven Lubet*

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Abstract

This Essay will demonstrate the reciprocal relationship between law and popular culture in establishing the western gunslinger as a dominant cultural figure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPopular Culture and Law
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Pages237-247
Number of pages11
ISBN (Electronic)9781315089645
ISBN (Print)9780754624707
StatePublished - Jul 5 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)
  • Social Sciences(all)

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    Lubet, S. (2017). Slap leather! legal culture, wild bill hickok, and the gunslinger myth. In Popular Culture and Law (pp. 237-247). Taylor and Francis.