Race and Races: Cases and Resources for a Diverse America

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Thomson/West, 2007 - Law - 1284 pages
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This best-selling casebook presents critical perspectives on race and racism. Updates the first edition with new material on the treatment of Muslims and Arabs in post-9/11 America. Provides expanded treatment of Japanese-American internment, Jews, and native Hawaiians. Includes new cases such as Grutter and Virginia v. Black, current statistics, and enhanced coverage of voting. Features rich historical treatment of major racial groups in the United States: African Americans, Indians, Latinos/Latinas, Asian Americans, and Whites. Contains chapters on differing implications of enslavement, conquest, colonization, and immigration, as well as on equality, education, freedom of expression, family and sexuality, stereotyping, and crime.

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Contents

Table of Cases
xxxix
Table of Authorities
xlv
The Case of White
xlvii
Copyright

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Juan F. Perea is Professor of Law at the University of Florida in Gainesville.

Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic are Professors of Law at Seattle University and have collaborated on four previous books, including The Latino Condition", 2d edition (NYU Press, 2010), The Derrick Bell Reader" (NYU Press, 2005), How Lawyers Lose Their Way: A Profession Fails Its Creative Minds", and Understanding Words That Wound".

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