Critical race theory : the key writings that formed the movement (Book, 1995) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Critical race theory : the key writings that formed the movement

Critical race theory : the key writings that formed the movement

Author: Cornel West; Kimberlé Crenshaw; Neil Gotanda; Gary Peller; Kendall Thomas
Publisher: New York : The New Press, [1995] ©1995
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
In the past few years, a new generation of progressive intellectuals has dramatically transformed how law, race, and racial power are understood and discussed in America. Questioning the old assumptions of both liberals and conservatives with respect to the goals and the means of traditional civil rights reform, critical race theorists have presented new paradigms for understanding racial injustice and new ways of  Read more...
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Critical race theory
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cornel West; Kimberlé Crenshaw; Neil Gotanda; Gary Peller; Kendall Thomas
ISBN: 9781565842717 1565842715 9781565842700 1565842707
OCLC Number: 31435134
Description: xxxii, 494 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Serving two masters : integration ideals and client interests in school desegregation litigation / Derrick A. Bell, Jr. --
Brown v. Board of Education and the interest convergence dilemma / Derrick A. Bell, Jr.--
Legitimizing racial discrimination through antidiscrimination law : a critical review of Supreme Court doctrine / Alan David Freeman --
The imperial scholar : reflections on a review of civil rights literature / Richard Delgado --
Looking to the bottom : critical legal studies and reparations / Mars Matsuda. The clouded prism : minority critique of the critical legal studies movement / Harlon L. Dalton --
Beyond critical legal studies : the reconstructive theology of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. / Anthony E. Cook --
Race, reform, and retrenchment : transformation and legitimation in antidiscrimination law / Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw --
Race-consciousness / Gary Peller --
A cultural pluralist case for affirmative action in legal academia / Duncan Kennedy --
Translating "Yonnondio" by precedent and evidence : the Mashpee Indian case / Gerald Torres, Kathryn Milun. Metro Broadcasting, Inc. v. FCC : regrouping in singular times / Patricia J. Williams --
Groups, representation, and race-conscious districting : a case of the emperor's clothes / Lani Guinier --
The id, the ego, and equal protection : reckoning with unconscious racism / Charles R. Lawrence, III --
A critique of "our constitution is color-blind" / Neil Gotanda --
Whiteness as property / Cheryl I. Harris --
Race in the twenty-first century : equality through law? / Linda Greene --
Racial realism / Derrick A. Bell, Jr. --
Critical race theory, Archie Shepp, and fire music : securing an authentic intellectual life in a multicultural world / John O. Calmore. Two life stories : reflections of one black woman law professor / Taunya Lovell Banks --
The word and the river : pedagogy as scholarship as struggle / Charles R. Lawrence, III --
Mapping the margins : intersectionality, identity politics, and violence against women of color / Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw --
Punishing drug addicts who have babies : women of color, equality, and the right of privacy / Dorothy E. Roberts --
Sapphire bound! / Regina Austin --
Navigating the topology of race / Jayne Chong-Soon Lee --
The boundaries of race : political geography in legal analysis / Richard Thomson Ford --
Rouge et noir reread : a popular constitutional history of the Angelo Herndon case / Kendall Thomas.
Responsibility: edited by Kimberlé Crenshaw, Neil Gotanda, Gary Peller, Kendall Thomas.


The founders of the critical race movement have collaborated to edit this collection of important writings on the subject. Included in the essays are "Whiteness as Property" by Cheryl Harris, "Race  Read more...
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"As of the publication of Critical Race Theory it will be unwise, if not impossible, to do any serious work on race without referencing this splendid collection."-Toni Morrison"A fundamental Read more...

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