The Alchemy of Race and Rights Quiz | Eight Week Quiz D

Patricia J. Williams
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part II, Trial by Text, A Sequence of Sublimation, Chapter 6, The Obliging Shell.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Williams argue replaced direct oppression of African-Americans?
(a) Their omission.
(b) Their freedom.
(c) Their enslavement.
(d) Their arrest.

2. What does Williams say she was often confronted with?
(a) White lawyers.
(b) Racism.
(c) Liberal students.
(d) Heart wrenching stories.

3. What common conception does Williams target in her book?
(a) Laws are written by lawyers.
(b) Law is favorable to rich people.
(c) Law is objective.
(d) Law is useless.

4. What does Williams say the faculty's questions reinforced?
(a) Low standards.
(b) Stereotypes.
(c) Current laws.
(d) Ignorance of the race.

5. What does Williams believe law is?
(a) Made by white people.
(b) Necessary for society.
(c) Inter-subjective.
(d) Used to oppress African-Americans.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Williams argue really happened when the slaves were "freed"?

2. What does Williams argue capitalism did to everything?

3. What does Williams say she thought of the relation of the reader to a particular text was?

4. How does Williams say she felt when she was attending college?

5. Whose portrait did the Jewish student in Williams' story deface?

(see the answer key)

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