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Rebels in law : voices in history of Black women lawyers / edited by J. Clay Smith Jr.

Publication:
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c1998.
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Archive
xviii, 323 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Alexander,Raymond Pace, 1897-1974.
Alexander,Sadie Tanner Mossell, 1898-1989.
University of Pennsylvania. School of Law.
African American women lawyers -- History.
African American women lawyers -- Biography.
African Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
Contents:
Introduction : law is no mystery to Black women / J. Clay Smith Jr.
Law and its call to Black women
The power of Black women
Legal education, the legal academy, and the legal profession
On presidents and judges
Race, equality, justice, and freedom
Crime and criminal justice
International concerns.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Smith, J. Clay (John Clay), Jr., 1942-