Skip to content

Georgetown Law Library

Request Add to Bag MARC Display
   
Limit search to available items
Elsewhere
WorldCat
Call # KF306.A5 L378 2005
Title Lawyers' ethics and the pursuit of social justice : a critical reader / edited by Susan D. Carle ; foreword by Robert W. Gordon
Imprint New York : New York University Press, c2005
Book Cover
LOCATION CALL NO. STATUS
 WMS STACKS  KF306.A5 L378 2005    DUE 07-31-16
 WMS STACKS  KF306.A5 L378 2005 c.2  AVAILABLE

Details

Descript. xvi, 425 p. ; 24 cm
Series Critical America
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 399-418) and index
Subject Legal ethics -- United States
Social justice -- United States
Alt Author Carle, Susan D
OCLC # 58457105
Table of Contents
 Foreword / Robert W. Gordon 
1Theories of professional regulation13
 Why does the ABA promulgate ethical rules? / Richard L. Abel18
 Beyond monopoly : lawyers, state crises, and professional empowerment / Terence C. Halliday25
 Who should regulate lawyers? / David B. Wilkins31
 Seeking the faces of otherness / Lucie E. White41
2Historical perspectives46
 Rediscovering the republican origins of the legal ethics codes / Russell G. Pearce53
 The myth of civic republicanism : interrogating the ideology of antebellum legal ethics / Norman W. Spaulding61
 The independence of lawyers / Robert W. Gordon66
 Elusive advocate : reconsidering Brandeis as people's lawyer / Clyde Spillenger72
 A stratified profession / Jerold S. Auerbach79
 The new woman lawyer and the challenge of gender equality in early twentieth-century America / Virginia G. Drachman85
 A social history of everyday practice : Sadie T. M. Alexander and the incorporation of black women into the American legal profession, 1925-1960 / Kenneth W. Mack92
 Culture clash in the quality of life in the law : changes in the economics, diversification, and organization of lawyering / Carrie Menkel-Meadow99
3Historical case studies104
 Emancipation / J. Clay Smith, Jr.109
 Race, class, and legal ethics in the early NAACP (1910-1920) / Susan D. Carle114
 Groundwork : Charles Hamilton Houston and the struggle for civil rights / Genna Rae MacNeil120
 Serving two masters : integration ideals and client interests in school desegregation litigation / Derrick A. Bell, Jr.128
 From ethics to politics : confronting scarcity and fairness in public interest practice / Gary Bellow, Jeanne Kettleson136
4Clinical approaches145
 Client-centered counseling : reappraisal and refinement / Robert D. Dinerstein151
 Subordination, rhetorical survival skills, and Sunday shoes : notes on the hearing of Mrs. G. / Lucie E. White157
 Give them back their lives : recognizing client narrative in case theory / Binny Miller169
 People from the footnotes : the missing element in client-centered counseling / Michelle S. Jacobs181
 The rebellious idea of lawyering against subordination / Gerald P. Lopez187
 [On the] road back in : community lawyering in indigenous communities / Cristine Zuni Cruz201
 The Hmong campaign for justice : a practitioner's perspective / Victor M. Hwang210
5Critical theories224
 Building power and breaking images : critical legal theory and the practice of law / Peter Gabel, Paul Harris230
 Ethical discretion in lawyering / William H. Simon238
 Prosecution and race : the power and privilege of discretion / Angela J. Davis245
 In the interest of racial harmony : revisiting the lawyer's duty to work for the common good / Bill Ong Hing258
 (Er)race-ing an ethic of justice / Anthony V. Alfieri265
 Portia redux : another look at gender, feminism, and legal ethics / Carrie Menkel-Meadow274
 Race and essentialism in feminist legal theory / Angela P. Harris282
 Lessons and challenges of becoming gentlemen / Lani Guinier289
 A theory-practice spiral : the ethics of feminism and clinical education / Phyllis Goldfarb295
6Legal ethics exploration through literature, myth, and popular culture306
 The movie lawyers' guide to redemptive legal practice / Paul Bergman309
 How the butler was made to do it : the perverted professionalism of The remains of the day / Rob Atkinson317
7Legal ethics and religious commitment327
 Panel discussion : does religious faith interfere with a lawyer's work? / Stephen Carter329
 The Jewish lawyer's question / Russell G. Pearce339
 Should a Christian lawyer serve the guilty? / Thomas L. Shaffer343
8Future challenges : corporate power and lawyers' counseling role351
 Making sense of moral meltdowns / David Luban355
 A new role for lawyers? : the corporate counselor after Enron / Robert W. Gordon371