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And we are not saved : the elusive quest for racial justice

Author: Derrick Bell
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A distinguished legal scholar and civil rights activist employs a series of dramatic fables and dialogues to probe the foundations of America’s racial attitudes and raise disturbing questions about the nature of our society.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Derrick Bell
ISBN: 046500329X 9780465003297 0465003281 9780465003280
OCLC Number: 23282463
Notes: New appendix for classroom discussion, p. 259-272.
Description: xii, 302 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Part I. The Legal Hurdles to Racial Justice : Prologue to Part I --
1. The Real Status of Blacks Today --
2, The Benefits to Whites of Civil Rights Litigation --
3. The Racial Limitation on Black Voting Power --
4. Neither Separate Schools Nor Mixed Schools --
5. The Racial Barrier to Reparations --
6. The Unspoken Limit on Affirmative Action --
7. The Declining Importance of the Equal-Protection Clause --
Part II. The Social Affliction of Racism : Prologue to Part II --
8. The Race-Charged Relationship of Black Men and Black Women --
9. The Right to Decolonize Black Minds --
Part III. Divining a Nation's Salvation : Prologue to Part III --
10. Salvation for All: The Ultimate Civil Rights Strategy --
Appendix.
Responsibility: Derrick Bell.

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