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The Resource Law's promise, law's expression : visions of power in the politics of race, gender, and religion, Kenneth L. Karst

Law's promise, law's expression : visions of power in the politics of race, gender, and religion, Kenneth L. Karst

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Law's promise, law's expression : visions of power in the politics of race, gender, and religion
Title
Law's promise, law's expression
Title remainder
visions of power in the politics of race, gender, and religion
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth L. Karst
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Karst, Kenneth L
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Civil rights
  • Equality before the law
  • Social movements
  • Law
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Law's promise, law's expression : visions of power in the politics of race, gender, and religion, Kenneth L. Karst
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Imposing Order: Law and the Origins of the Social Issues Agenda. The Promise of Order and the Power of Expression. Law, Expression, and the Status of Groups -- 2. Law and Status Politics in the Theater State. The Social Issues and the Symbols of Government. The Social Issues and the Nationalization of "Factions" The Social Issues, the Congress, and the President -- 3. "Family Values": Policing the Gender Line. A Deferred Prologue: The Anxieties of Manhood and the Expression of Power. Religion, Sex, and Politics. Women as Unreason. Pornography and Law as Images of Power. Maternal Images: Abortion and the Expression of Women's Status. The "Family," the Gender Line, and the Expression of Gay Identity -- 4. Representations of Race. Images of Disorder. Formal Racial Neutrality in the Politics and Law of Counterrevolution. The Primacy of Private Discrimination in Racial Subordination. Government, Expression, and the Social Meanings of Race: Labeling and Silencing. Government, Expression, and the Social Meanings of Race: The Languages of Liberation and of Hate. Enacting the Narratives of Inclusion -- 5. Race, Gender, and Political Stagecraft: Two Revivals from Recent Seasons. The Manliness of War. The Morality of the Poor -- 6. The Cross and the Flag. The Politics of Religion and the Symbols of Government. "Capture the Flag" as a Political Game. Symbols of Authority and Power -- 7. The Constitution of a Community of Equal Citizens. Judicial Review and the Politics of Exclusion. The Enduring Principle of Equal Citizenship. Living with Pluralization and Its Discontents
Control code
ocm28927000
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 321 pages
Isbn
9780300057607
Lccn
93036591
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)28927000
  • (Sirsi) a433294
Label
Law's promise, law's expression : visions of power in the politics of race, gender, and religion, Kenneth L. Karst
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Imposing Order: Law and the Origins of the Social Issues Agenda. The Promise of Order and the Power of Expression. Law, Expression, and the Status of Groups -- 2. Law and Status Politics in the Theater State. The Social Issues and the Symbols of Government. The Social Issues and the Nationalization of "Factions" The Social Issues, the Congress, and the President -- 3. "Family Values": Policing the Gender Line. A Deferred Prologue: The Anxieties of Manhood and the Expression of Power. Religion, Sex, and Politics. Women as Unreason. Pornography and Law as Images of Power. Maternal Images: Abortion and the Expression of Women's Status. The "Family," the Gender Line, and the Expression of Gay Identity -- 4. Representations of Race. Images of Disorder. Formal Racial Neutrality in the Politics and Law of Counterrevolution. The Primacy of Private Discrimination in Racial Subordination. Government, Expression, and the Social Meanings of Race: Labeling and Silencing. Government, Expression, and the Social Meanings of Race: The Languages of Liberation and of Hate. Enacting the Narratives of Inclusion -- 5. Race, Gender, and Political Stagecraft: Two Revivals from Recent Seasons. The Manliness of War. The Morality of the Poor -- 6. The Cross and the Flag. The Politics of Religion and the Symbols of Government. "Capture the Flag" as a Political Game. Symbols of Authority and Power -- 7. The Constitution of a Community of Equal Citizens. Judicial Review and the Politics of Exclusion. The Enduring Principle of Equal Citizenship. Living with Pluralization and Its Discontents
Control code
ocm28927000
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 321 pages
Isbn
9780300057607
Lccn
93036591
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)28927000
  • (Sirsi) a433294

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