Critical race feminism : a reader /
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Publisher's description: Critical Race Feminism gives voice to African American, Latina, Asian, Native American, and Arab women, both heterosexual and lesbian. Both a forceful statement and a platform for change, the anthology addresses an ambitious range of subjects, from life in the workplace...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Wing, Adrien Katherine
Format: Book
Published: New York : New York University Press, c2003.
Edition:2nd ed. / foreword to second edition by Richard Delgado ; foreword to first edition by Derrick Bell.
Series:Critical America

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Table of Contents:
  • Foreword to the Second Edition / Richard Delgado
  • Foreword to the First Edition / Derrick Bell
  • Introduction / Adrien Katherine Wing
  • Pt. I. Essentialism and Antiessentialism: Ain't I a Woman?
  • 1. Demarginalizing the Intersection of Race and Sex: A Black Feminist Critique of Antidiscrimination Doctrine, Feminist Theory, and Antiracist Politics / Kimberle Williams Crenshaw
  • 2. Race and Essentialism in Feminist Legal Theory / Angela P. Harris
  • 3. Black Women and the Constitution: Finding Our Place, Asserting Our Rights / Judy Scales-Trent
  • 4. Racism, Civil Rights, and Feminism / Kathleen Neal Cleaver
  • 5. Latinas - Everywhere Alien: Culture, Gender, and Sex / Berta Esperanza Hernandez-Truyol
  • 6. Mascaras, Trenzas, y Grenas: Un/masking the Self while Un/braiding Latina Stories and Legal Discourse / Margaret E. Montoya
  • 7. Mrs. Dred Scott / Lea S. Vandervelde and Sandhya L. Subramanian
  • Pt. II. Outsiders in the Academy and Profession
  • 8. A Social History of Everyday Practice: Sadie T. M. Alexander and the Incorporation of Black Women into the American Legal Profession, 1925-1960 / Kenneth W. Mack
  • 9. A Tribute to Thurgood Marshall: A Man Who Broke with Tradition on Issues of Race and Gender / Anita F. Hill
  • 10. Of Gentlemen and Role Models / Lani Guinier
  • 11. It Is Batter to Speak / Angela D. Gilmore
  • 12. Failing to Mentor Sapphire: The Actionability of Blocking Black Women from Initiating Mentoring Relationships / Pamela J. Smith
  • 13. The Politics of Pedagogy: Confessions of a Black Woman Law Professor / Deborah Waire Post
  • 14. An Open Letter to Pierre Schlag / Maria Grahn-Farley
  • 15. Transforming Silence: The Personal, Political, and Pedagogical Prism of Abortion Narrative / Pamela D. Bridgewater
  • Pt. III. On Mothering or Not
  • 16. Spare Parts, Family Values, Old Children, Cheap / Patricia J. Williams
  • 17. Punishing Drug Addicts Who Have Babies: Women of Color, Equality, and the Right of Privacy / Dorothy E. Roberts
  • 18. Transracial Adoption: Mothers, Hierarchy, Race, and Feminist Legal Theory / Twila L. Perry
  • 19. Polygamy in Black America / Adrien Katherine Wing
  • Pt. IV. Criminality
  • 20. Against Drug Use / Anita L. Allen
  • 21. At the Intersection of Injustice: Experiences of African American Women in Crime and Sentencing / Paula C. Johnson
  • 22. Rosa Lopez, Christopher Darden, and Me: Issues of Gender, Ethnicity, and Class in Evaluating Witness Credibility / Maria L. Ontiveros
  • 23. Gender, Race, and Mental Illness: The Case of Wanda Jean Allen / Michele Goodwin
  • 24. Erasing Race? A Critical Race Feminist View of Internet Identity Shifting / Margaret Chon
  • 25. Male Fraud / Lisa C. Ikemoto
  • Pt. V. Domestic Violence
  • 26. Mules, Madonnas, Babies, Bathwater, Racial Imagery, and Stereotypes: The African-American Woman and the Battered Woman Syndrome / Linda L. Ammons
  • 27. Availability of Domestic Violence Services for Latina Survivors in New York State: Preliminary Report / Jenny Rivera
  • 28. Domestic Violence and Tribal Protection of Indigenous Women in the United States / Gloria Valencia-Weber and Christine P. Zuni
  • 29. Enhancing Autonomy for Battered Women: Lessons from Navajo Peacemaking / Donna Coker
  • Pt. VI. Working
  • 30. Sapphire Bound! / Regina Austin
  • 31. A Hair Piece: Perspectives on the Intersection of Race and Gender / Paulette M. Caldwell
  • 32. The Fifth Black Woman / Devon W. Carbado and Mitu Gulati
  • 33. Toward a Global Critical Feminist Vision: Domestic Work and the Nanny Tax Debate / Taunya Lovell Banks
  • 34. Race, Class, and Gender Essentialism in Tax Literature: The Joint Return / Dorothy A. Brown
  • 35. Converging Stereotypes in Racialized Sexual Harassment: Where the Model Minority Meets Suzie Wong / Sumi K. Cho
  • 36. Race, Gender, and Social Class in the Thomas Sexual Harassment Hearings: The Hidden Fault Lines in Political Discourse / Emma Coleman Jordan
  • Pt. VII. On the Borders
  • 37. Muslim Women's Rights in the Global Village: Challenges and Opportunities / Azizah Yahia al-Hibri
  • 38. Public Benefits and Immigration: The Intersection of Immigration Status, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class / Kevin R. Johnson
  • 39. Feminism versus Multiculturalism / Leti Volpp
  • 40. Voices from the Barbed Wires of Despair: Women in the Maquiladoras, Latina Critical Legal Theory, and Gender at the U.S.-Mexico Border / Elvia R. Arriola.