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Themis: Lady Justice: The Sword & the Scales

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There is a new book out on images of justice, specifically Lady Justice.  You know, Themis, that blindfold, the scales, the sword, the statue.  See, e.g., the Wikipedia entry: Scales of Justice.

Visit the Yale Law Library “Justice as a Sign of the Law” exhibit blog post, featuring a book by Yale Law Professors Judith Resnik and Dennis Curtis, “Representing Justice: Invention, Controversy, and Rights in City-States and Democratic Courtrooms,” (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011).