Linda Hutcheon's scientific contributions

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... The game of chance shows up arbitrariness haunting the process of calculation itself. As reflecting-distorting doubles of the law who (paradoxically) show no intention of abandoning the Law,11 Bridlegoose and Two-Face function as parodies; 12 as parodies, they open up a space for critical distance (Hutcheon 1985), revealing the excesses already at work within the system itself, and inviting questions that go to the mythic core of law and its relation to justice, to law's unstable self-justificatory grounds and foundational cracks, and to the very possibility of justice. ...