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Contract And Dispossession, Deborah W. Post Jul 2012

Contract And Dispossession, Deborah W. Post

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This Essay, part of a collection of essays on the same theme, argues that contract law has become an instrument of oppression and dispossession rather than liberation. Having offered a critique, the challenge then is to consider whether it is possible to restore the liberatory potential of contract. The symposium, Post-Marxism, Post-Racialism & Other Fables of the Dispossession, was an invitation to consider the contemporary relevance of Marxist theory.

There are two reference points in this cultural critique. One is the importance of social position in a jurisprudence that embraces objectivity; the uncritical and unreflective reliance on hegemonic social …


Cross-Cultural Readings Of Intent: Form, Fiction, And Reasonable Expectations, Deborah Waire Post Dec 2011

Cross-Cultural Readings Of Intent: Form, Fiction, And Reasonable Expectations, Deborah Waire Post

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Contested Meanings: Achievement And Ambition At An Elite Law School, Deborah Waire Post Jan 2010

Contested Meanings: Achievement And Ambition At An Elite Law School, Deborah Waire Post

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Cultural Inversion And The One-Drop Rule: An Essay On Biology, Racial Classification, And The Rhetoric Of Racial Transcendence, Deborah W. Post Jan 2009

Cultural Inversion And The One-Drop Rule: An Essay On Biology, Racial Classification, And The Rhetoric Of Racial Transcendence, Deborah W. Post

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Academic Freedom As Private Ordering: Politics And Professionalism In The 21st Century, Deborah W. Post Jan 2007

Academic Freedom As Private Ordering: Politics And Professionalism In The 21st Century, Deborah W. Post

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Misuse And Abuse Of The Lsat: Making The Case For Alternative Evaluative Efforts And A Redefinition Of Merit, Deobrah W. Post, Phoebe A. Haddon Jan 2006

Misuse And Abuse Of The Lsat: Making The Case For Alternative Evaluative Efforts And A Redefinition Of Merit, Deobrah W. Post, Phoebe A. Haddon

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Outsider Jurisprudence And The “Unthinkable” Tale: Spousal Abuse And The Doctrine Of Duress, Deborah Waire Post Jan 2004

Outsider Jurisprudence And The “Unthinkable” Tale: Spousal Abuse And The Doctrine Of Duress, Deborah Waire Post

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Which Wave Are You? Comments On The Collected Essays From The Seminar “To Do Feminist Legal Theory”, Deborah W. Post Jan 2003

Which Wave Are You? Comments On The Collected Essays From The Seminar “To Do Feminist Legal Theory”, Deborah W. Post

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Appropriation & Transculturation In The Creation Of Community, Deborah W. Post Jan 2000

Appropriation & Transculturation In The Creation Of Community, Deborah W. Post

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The Salience Of Race, Deborah W. Post Jan 2000

The Salience Of Race, Deborah W. Post

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Preface To The Gateway Thread, Deborah W. Post Jan 2000

Preface To The Gateway Thread, Deborah W. Post

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Dismantling Democracy: Common Sense And The Contract Jurisprudence Of Frank Easterbrook, Deborah W. Post Jan 2000

Dismantling Democracy: Common Sense And The Contract Jurisprudence Of Frank Easterbrook, Deborah W. Post

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Power And The Morality Of Grading - A Case Study And A Few Critical Thoughts On Grade Normalization, Deborah Waire Post Jan 1997

Power And The Morality Of Grading - A Case Study And A Few Critical Thoughts On Grade Normalization, Deborah Waire Post

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Critical Thoughts About Race, Exclusion, Oppression And Tenure, Deborah W. Post Jan 1994

Critical Thoughts About Race, Exclusion, Oppression And Tenure, Deborah W. Post

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Profit, Progress And Moral Imperatives, Deborah W. Post Jan 1993

Profit, Progress And Moral Imperatives, Deborah W. Post

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Race, Riots And The Rule Of Law, Deborah Waire Post Jan 1993

Race, Riots And The Rule Of Law, Deborah Waire Post

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Homecoming: The Ritual Of Writing History, Deborah Waire Post Jan 1993

Homecoming: The Ritual Of Writing History, Deborah Waire Post

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Continuity And Change: Partnership Formation Under The Common Law, Deborah W. Post Jan 1987

Continuity And Change: Partnership Formation Under The Common Law, Deborah W. Post

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