Games of Property: Law, Race, Gender, and Faulkner's Go Down, Moses

Games of Property: Law, Race, Gender, and Faulkner's Go Down, Moses

by Thadious M. Davis
     
 

Using Faulkner's Go Down Moses as a point of departure, this book explores the conflicting nature of property relations that have slavery in the U.S. at their base and have affected the conceptualizations of rights and representations of African A

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Using Faulkner's Go Down Moses as a point of departure, this book explores the conflicting nature of property relations that have slavery in the U.S. at their base and have affected the conceptualizations of rights and representations of African A

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ISBN-13:
9780822331391
Publisher:
Duke University Press Books
Publication date:
07/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction: The Game of Genre1
1The Game of Challenge43
2The Object of Property77
3The Game of Boundaries119
4The Subject of Property174
5Conclusion: The Game of Compensation223
Notes263
Bibliography309
Index330

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