This law school casebook examines cases through the analytical framework of critical race theory. The third edition includes a new chapter on racial bias and the judiciary and a focus on fighting racism in the 21st century. There is a separate chapter on torts, contracts, criminal procedure, criminal law and sentencing, property, and civil procedure. It also examines cases where race is not always obvious, showing how race is often relevant even where it may initially appear not to be relevant. Lastly, the book provides cases where the courts have applied a critical race theory perspective.


Imprint: West Academic Publishing
Series: Coursebook
Publication Date: 05/19/2014
Related Subject(s): Civil Rights

Dorothy A. Brown, Emory University School of Law

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