Prejudicial Appearances: The Logic of American Antidiscrimination Law

Prejudicial Appearances: The Logic of American Antidiscrimination Law

by Robert C. Post, K. Anthony Appiah, Judith Butler, Thomas C. Grey
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0822327139

ISBN-13: 9780822327134

Pub. Date: 10/19/2001

Publisher: Duke University Press Books

A dialogue among five eminent scholars--in law and philosophy--about laws based on appearance.

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A dialogue among five eminent scholars--in law and philosophy--about laws based on appearance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822327134
Publisher:
Duke University Press Books
Publication date:
10/19/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Prejudicial Appearances: The Logic of American Antidiscrimination Law/ Robert C. Post 1

Stereotypes and the Shaping of Identity/ K. Anthony Appiah 55

"Appearances Aside" / Judith Butler 73

Cover Blindness / Thomas C. Grey 85

Discrimination in the Eyes of the Law: How "Color Blindness" Discourse Disrupts and Rationalizes Social Stratification / Reva B. Siegel 99

Response to Commentators / Robert C. Post 153

Contributors 165

Index 167

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