This article develops the concept of "recognition" with special attention to the Greek analogue of that term, and the appearance and weight in Greek tragedy. It then applies the concept to the project of Legal recognition, drawing examples from US and Canadian family law.
Scott T. Fitzgibbon. "Parent, Child, Husband, Wife: When Recognition Fails, Tragedy Ensues." Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law 25, no.2 (2011): 203-215.