Critical Race Theory 2Nd Ed / Edition 2

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781566397148
  • Publisher: Temple University Press
  • Publication date: 11/1/1999
  • Edition description: 2ND
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 681
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Pt. I Critique of Liberalism 1
1 After We're Gone: Prudent Speculations on America in a Post-Racial Epoch 2
2 The Chronicles, My Grandfather's Stories, and Immigration Law: The Slave Traders Chronicle as Racial History 9
3 Pure Politics 21
4 A Critique of "Our Constitution Is Color-Blind" 35
Pt. II Storytelling, Counterstorytelling, and "Naming One's Own Reality" 41
5 The Richmond Narratives 42
6 Translating Yonnondio by Precedent and Evidence: The Mashpee Indian Case 52
7 Storytelling for Oppositionists and Others: A Plea for Narrative 60
8 Property Rights in Whiteness: Their Legal Legacy, Their Economic Costs 71
9 Alchemical Notes: Reconstructing Ideals from Reconstructed Rights 80
Pt. III Revisionist Interpretations of History and Civil Rights Progress 93
10 Documents of Barbarism: The Contemporary Legacy of European Racism and Colonialism in the Narrative Traditions of Federal Indian Law 94
11 Desegregation as a Cold War Imperative 106
12 Did the First Justice Harlan Have a Black Brother? 118
Pt. IV Critical Understanding of the Social Science Underpinnings of Race and Racism 129
13 Words That Wound: A Tort Action for Racial Insults, Epithets, and Name-Calling 131
14 Law as Microaggression 141
15 Black Innocence and the White Jury 152
16 The Social Construction of Race 163
Pt. V Crime 179
17 Race Ipsa Loquitur: Of Reasonable Racists, Intelligent Bayesians, and Involuntary Negrophobes 180
18 Racially Based Jury Nullification: Black Power in the Criminal Justice System 194
19 Race and Self-Defense: Toward a Normative Conception of Reasonableness 204
Pt. VI Structural Determinism 213
20 Why Do We Tell the Same Stories? Law Reform, Critical Librarianship, and the Triple Helix Dilemma 214
21 Images of the Outsider in American Law and Culture: Can Free Expression Remedy Systemic Social Ills? 225
22 Serving Two Masters: Integration Ideals and Client Interests in School Desegregation Litigation 236
Pt. VII Race, Sex, Class, and their Intersections 249
23 Rodrigo's Sixth Chronicle: Intersections, Essences, and the Dilemma of Social Reform 250
24 Race and Essentialism in Feminist Legal Theory 261
25 A Hair Piece: Perspectives on the Intersection of Race and Gender 275
Pt. VIII Essentialism and Anti-Essentialism 289
26 "The Black Community," Its Lawbreakers, and a Politics of Identification 290
27 Traces of the Master Narrative in the Story of African American/Korean American Conflict: How We Constructed "Los Angeles" 302
28 Racial Critiques of Legal Academia 313
Pt. IX Gay-Lesbian Queer Issues 321
29 Gendered Inequality 322
30 Out Yet Unseen: A Racial Critique of Gay and Lesbian Legal Theory and Political Discourse 325
31 Sex and Race in Queer Legal Culture: ruminations on Identities and Interconnectivities 334
Pt. X Beyond the Black-White Binary 343
32 The Black/White Binary Paradigm of Race 344
33 Toward an Asian American Legal Scholarship: Critical Race Theory, Post-Structuralism, and Narrative Space 354
34 Race and Erasure: The Salience of Race to Latinos/as 369
35 Mexican Americans and Whiteness 379
Pt. XI Cultural Nationalism and Separatism 387
36 Rodrigo's Chronicle 388
37 Affirmative Action as a Majoritarian Device: Or, Do You Really Want to Be a Role Model? 397
38 Bid Whist, Tonk, and United States v. Fordice: Why Integrationism Fails African-Americans Again 404
39 African-American Immersion Schools: Paradoxes of Race and Public Education 415
40 Law as a Eurocentric Enterprise 429
Pt. XII Intergroup Relations 439
41 Embracing the Tar-Baby: LatCrit Theory and the Sticky Mess of Race 440
42 Beyond Racial Identity Politics: towards a Liberation Theory for Multicultural Democracy 448
43 Rethinking Alliances: Agency, Responsibility, and Interracial Justice 455
Pt. XIII Legal Institutions, Critical Pedagogy, and Minorities in the Law 467
44 The Civil Rights Chronicles: The Chronicle of the DeVine Gift 468
45 "The Imperial Scholar" Revisited: How to Marginalize Outsider Writing, Ten Years Later 479
46 Autobiography and Legal Scholarship and Teaching: Finding the Me in the Legal Academy 487
Pt. XIV Critical Race Feminism 499
47 Stealing Away: Black Women, Outlaw Culture, and the Rhetoric of Rights 500
48 Mascaras, Trenzas, y Grenas: Un/masking the Self While Un/braiding Latina Stories and Legal Discourse 514
49 Men, Feminism, and Male Heterosexual Privilege 525
50 Converging Stereotypes in Racialized Sexual Harassment: Where the Model Minority Meets Suzie Wong 532
51 Race and the New Reproduction 543
Pt. XV Criticism and Self-Analysis 553
52 Racial Critiques of Legal Academia 554
53 Derrick Bell - Race and Class: The Dilemma of Liberal Reform 573
54 Is the Radical Critique of Merit Anti-Semitic? 579
55 The Bloods and the Crits 584
Pt. XVI Critical Race Praxis 591
56 The Work We Know So Little About 592
57 Reconstructive Poverty Law Practice: Learning Lessons of Client Narrative 600
58 Making the Invisible Visible: The Garment Industry's Dirty Laundry 607
59 Vampires Anonymous and Critical Race Practice 614
Pt. XVII Critical White Studies 625
60 White by Law 626
61 Innocence and Affirmative Action 635
62 Obscuring the Importance of Race: The Implications of Making Comparisons Between Racism and Sexism (or Other -Isms) 648
63 Language and Silence: Making Systems of Privilege Visible 657
About the Contributors 667
Index 673
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