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Racial Reconciliation and the Healing of a Nation: Beyond Law and Rights

Charles J. Ogletree and Austin Sarat

Abstract

Racial Reconciliation and the Healing of a Nation: Beyond Law and Rights is a collection of works that invites readers to think beyond law and rights and to examine the social, political, cultural, and psychological factors that fuel racial antagonism as well as other factors that might facilitate racial reconciliation. In doing so, this work offers varying ideas about the meaning of racial reconciliation and differing visions of what it would look like were it to be achieved. In those ideas and visions it calls attention to questions of power and the limits of the nation state. The work offer ... More

Keywords: social, cultural, vision, rights, law, reconciliation, America, power

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9781479844630
Published to NYU Press Scholarship Online: May 2018 DOI:10.18574/nyu/9781479844630.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Charles J. Ogletree, editor
Harvard Law School

Austin Sarat, author
Amherst College