Prison Movements, Race and the Meaning of Justice
By (author) Michael Hames-Garcia
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Fugitive Thought by Michael Hames-Garcia
Book DescriptionAs key moral terms like "justice," "solidarity," and "freedom" have come under suspicion in the post-Civil Rights era, political discussions on the Left have reached an impasse. Fugitive Thought reexamines and reinvigorates these concepts through a fresh approach to philosophies of justice and freedom, combining the study of legal theory and of prison literature to show how the critiques and moral visions of dissidents and participants in prison movements can contribute to the shaping and realization of workable ethical conceptions. Fugitive Thought focuses on writings by black and Latina/o lawyers and prisoners to flesh out the philosophical underpinnings of ethical claims within legal theory and prison activism.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780816643141
(228mm x 152mm x 22mm)
Imprint: University of Minnesota Press
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
Publish Date: 24-Jun-2004
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Michael Hames-Garcia
Identity Complex, Hardback (June 2011)
Rethinking ideas about identity politics and critical thought
Identity Politics Reconsidered, Paperback (February 2006)» View all books by Michael Hames-Garcia
This book examines how the concept of "identity" shapes the discussion of major topics and issues in ethnic and gender studies.
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Author Biography - Michael Hames-Garcia
Michael Hames-Garcia is assistant professor of English and of philosophy, interpretation, and culture at Binghamton University, State University of New York.
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