Anne Richardson Oakes's Controversies in Equal Protection Cases in America: Race, PDF

By Anne Richardson Oakes

ISBN-10: 1138732176

ISBN-13: 9781138732179

ISBN-10: 1409454274

ISBN-13: 9781409454274

This assortment engages with present matters on equivalent defense within the united states, as visible from the views of best lecturers during this zone. participants with various views interrogate the felony, theoretical and real assumptions which form case legislations and look at the level to which they satisfactorily tackle modern issues with social hierarchies and norms. Divided into 5 components, the research focusses at the connections among equivalent safety jurisprudence, discrimination in its modern manifestations, the consequences of identification politics and the ethical and political conceptualizations of equality that symbolize the parameters of discussion. Drawing on old research and disciplinary insights of the social sciences, the ebook bridges the space among idea and perform. the subjects provided and analyses constructed are between probably the most contentious at present in the US, and may be of curiosity not only to legal professionals and felony lecturers, but in addition to inter-disciplinary social technology researchers, together with sociologists, economists and political scientists.

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