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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What book does Williams say the reading group she was at read?
2. What does Williams argue the show in the department store exhibited?
3. Who did the black community fiercely criticize?
4. What does Williams say Gable's movement overlooked?
5. What does Williams wonder whether a white man would ever do at the start of Part IV, Chapter 10?
Short Essay Questions
1. What example illustrated that Williams believed the world had gone crazy?
2. Who was Tawana Brawley and what happened to her in 1987?
3. What does Williams think should happen to laws?
4. What does the Critical Legal Studies movement emphasize?
5. What did Williams believe about New Orleans?
6. What did many members of the African American community think about Brawley?
7. What did a friend who was a property law professor describe?
8. What did Williams realize about the bargaining situation?
9. How did Williams see the master-slave description?
10. What did Williams have in her blood and why was it secret in Part IV, Chapter 12?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Williams' personal writing style and conclude whether it was too much for people or whether she sacrifices herself in her writing.
Essay Topic 2
Examine Williams' experience with the law review and determine whether the law review had the right to edit the piece. Discuss the ramifications of the law review's decision.
Essay Topic 3
Examine the memo and the ramifications that it had on Williams, as well as the students and the school as a whole.
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