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Like a Loaded Weapon: The Rehnquist Court, Indian Rights, and the Legal History of Racism in America

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Robert A. Williams Jr. boldly exposes the ongoing legal force of the racist language directed at Indians in American society. Fueled by well-known negative racial stereotypes of Indian savagery and cultural inferiority, this language, Williams contends, has functioned “like a loaded weapon” in the Supreme Court’s Indian law decisions.

Beginning with Chief Justice John Marsh
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Paperback, 312 pages
Published November 10th 2005 by Univ Of Minnesota Press
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