Words That Wound / Edition 1

Words That Wound / Edition 1

by Mari J Matsuda, Charles R. Lawrence III, Richard Delgado, Kimberle Williams Crenshaw
     
 


"Words, like sticks and stones, can assault; they can injure; they can exclude. In this important book, four prominent legal scholars from the tradition of critical race theory draw on the experience o"See more details below

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"Words, like sticks and stones, can assault; they can injure; they can exclude. In this important book, four prominent legal scholars from the tradition of critical race theory draw on the experience o"

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ISBN-13:
9780813384283
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
05/01/1993
Series:
New Perspectives on Law, Culture and Society Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
172
Sales rank:
1,416,868
Product dimensions:
0.40(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)
Lexile:
1470L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2Public Response to Racist Speech: Considering the Victim's Story17
3If He Hollers Let Him Go: Regulating Racist Speech on Campus53
4Words That Wound: A Tort Action for Racial Insults, Epithets, and Name Calling89
5Beyond Racism and Misogyny: Black Feminism and 2 Live Crew111
6Epilogue: Burning Crosses and the R.A.V Case133
Notes137
Bibliography147
About the Book and Authors153
Index155

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