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The alchemy of race and rights / Patricia J. Williams.

Author/Creator:
Williams, Patricia J., 1951-
Publication:
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 1991.
Format/Description:
Book
[8], 263, [1] pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
African Americans -- Civil rights.
United States -- Race relations.
Williams, Patricia J., 1951-.
Law teachers -- United States -- Biography.
Critical legal studies -- United States.
Feminist criticism -- United States.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Cambridge.
Contents:
I. Excluding Voices: A Necklace of Thoughts on the Ideology of Style. The Brass Ring and the Deep Blue Sea; Gilded Lilies and Liberal Guilt; The Death of the Profance
II. Trial by Text: A Sequence of Sublimation. Teleology on the Rocks; Crimes Without Passion; The Obliging Shell
III. Ladder to the Light: A Series of Hinged Turning Points. Fire and Ice; The Pain of Word Bondage; Mirrors and Windows
IV. The Incorruptible Simplicity of Being: A String of Crystalline Parables. Owning the Self in a Disowned World; Arm's-Length Intimacies; On Being the Object of Property.
Notes:
"Designed by Gwen Frankfeldt."
"Photograph by Geoff Why. Calligraphy by Jean Evans. Art and design by Gwen Frankfeldt."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Banks Collection copy has interview with author cut from newspaper laid in.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1991
Contains:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0674014707 :
OCLC:
22512286
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