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Rebellious Lawyering, Core Reading List

Alexie, Sherman. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Little Brown, 2007), pp. 25-73.

Anzaldúa, Glora. “La Conciencia de la Mestiza,” in Borderlands: The New Mestiza=La Frontera (Spinsters/Aunt Lute, 1987), pp. 99-120.

Austin, Regina. “‘The Black Community,’ Its Lawbreakers, and a Politics of Identification,” 65 S. Cal. L. Rev. 1769 (1991-1992).

Asian Pacific American Legal Center of Southern California, Refashioning the Los Angeles Garment Industry: From Sweatshops to Sweat-Free (May 2007).

Balkin, Jack M. & Reva B. Siegel. “Principles, Practices, and Social Movements,” 154 U. Pa. L. Rev. 927 (2006).

Ball, Alina. An Imperative Redefinition of “Community”: Incorporating Reentry Lawyers To Increase the Efficacy of Community Economic Development Initiatives, 55 UCLA L. Rev. 1883 (2008).

Bargh, John A. “The Cognitive Monster: The Case Against Controllability of Automatic Stereotype Effects,” in Shelly Chaiken & Yaacov Trope, eds., Dual Process Theories in Social Psychology (Guilford, 1999), pp. 361-382.

Bargh, John A. & Erin L. Williams. “The Automaticity of Social Life,” 15 Current Directions in Psychological Science 1 (2006).

Bellah, Robert N. et al. “We Live Through Institutions,” in The Good Society (Vintage Books, 1992), pp. 3-18.

Bobroff, “An Ode.” [unpublished work]

Bobroff, Kenneth H. “Retelling Allotment: Indian Property Rights and the Myth of Common Ownership,” 54 Vand. L. Rev. 1559 (2001).

Bourne, Randolph S. ” Trans-national America,” 118 Atlantic Monthly 86 (July 1916).

Carbado, Devon W. “Yellow by Law,” 97 Cal. L. Rev. 633 (2009).

Carpenter, Stephen. The Relevance of Family Farms Today (2007). [30 page PDF]

Center for Community Problem Solving at New York University, The Reentry Guide: A Handbook for People Coming Out of Jails and Prisons and for Their Families and Communities (Asian Pacific American Legal Center/UCLA Asian American Studies Center, 2004).

Chambers, Edward T. “Broad-Based Organizing: An Intentional Response to the Human Condition,” in Roots for Radicals (Continuum, 2003).

Córtes, Ernesto Jr. “Reweaving the Social Fabric,” 19 Boston Review 12 (1994).

Córtes, Ernesto Jr. “Habits of Democracy,” Texas Observer, Nov. 17, 2006.

Deutschman, Alan. “Making Change,” Fast Company (May 2005).

Dostoevsky, Feodor. The Grand Inquisitor, translated by Helena Petrovna Blavatsky (The Echo Library, 2006).

Ericsson, K. Anders. “Deliberate Practice and the Acquisition and Maintenance of Expert Performance in Medicine and Related Domains,” 79 Academic Medicine S70 (October Supp. 2004).

Fei, Michelle Tseching & Gerald P. López. “Learning How Regularly to Improve Our Capacity to Meet the Challenges of Asian and Pacific Islander Re-Entry,” 31 Amerasia Journal 61 (2005).

Foster, Sheila R. “Critical Race Lawyering,” 73 Fordham L. Rev. 2027 (2005).

Gross, Ariela J. “‘The Cauasian Cloak’: Mexican Americans and the Politics of Whiteness in the Twentieth-Century Southwest,” 95 Georgetown L.J. 337 (2007).

Gross, Ariela J. “Texan Mexicans and the Politics of Whiteness,” 21 Law and History Rev. 195 (2003).

Hing, Bill Ong. “Coolies, James Yen, and Rebellious Advocacy,” 14 Asian Am. L.J. 1 (2007).

Hing, Bill Ong. “Defending the Unpopular Immigrant,” in Stewart Kwoh & Russell Leong, eds., Untold Civil Rights Stories (Asian Pacific American Legal Center/UCLA Asian American Studies Center, 2009).

Hing, Bill Ong. “Deporting Our Souls and Defending Our Immigrants,” 31 Amerasia Journal xi (2005).

Hing, Bill Ong. “Epilogue: The Ethical Border: Thinking Outside the (Big) Box,” in Ethical Borders: NAFTA, Globalization, and Mexican Migration (Temple University Press, 2010).

Hing, Bill Ong. “Legal Services Support Centers and Rebellious Advocacy: A Case Study of the Immigrant Legal Resource Center,” 28 Wash. Univ. J. of Law and Policy 265 (2008).

Hing, Bill Ong. “The NAFTA Effect,” in Ethical Borders: NAFTA, Globalization, and Mexican Migration (Temple University Press, 2010).

Hing, Bill Ong. “Rebellious Lawyering, Settlement, and Reconciliation: Soko Bukai v. YWCA,” 5 Nev. L.J. 172 (2005).

Hing, Bill Ong. “Refugee Policy and Cultural Identity: In the Voice of Hmong and Iu Mien Young Adults,” 1 Hastings Race & Poverty L.J. 111 (2003).

Hing, Julianne Ong & Seth Wessler. “When an Immigrant Mom Gets Arrested,” 11 Colorlines 22 (July/Aug 2008).

Jost, John T., Mahzarin R. Banaji & Brian A. Nosek. “A Decade of System Justificiation Theory: Accumulated Evidence of Conscious and Unconscious Bolstering of the Status Quo,” 25 Political Psychology 881 (2004).

Kang, Jerry. “Trojan Horses of Race,” 118 Harv. L. Rev. 1489 (2005).

Kang, Jerry & Kristin Lane, “Seeing Through Colorblindness: Implicit Bias and the Law,” (Aug. 19, 2010), Forthcoming; UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 10-22. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1633071

Kennedy, Duncan. “Antonio Gramsci and the Legal System,” 6 ALSA Forum 32 (1982).

Kennedy, Duncan. “Freedom and Constraint in Adjudication: A Critical Phenomenology,” 36 J. Legal Educ. 518 (1986).

Kennedy, Duncan. “Strategizing Strategic Behavior in Legal Interpretation,” 1996 Utah L. Rev. 785 (1996).

Kysar, D.A. “Are Heuristics a Problem or a Solution?” Dahlem Workshop on Heuristics and the Law (2004).

Levingston, Kirsten D. “Taking Public Defense to the Streets,” Raising Voices: A Series by the Community Justice Institute (Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law, 2002).

López, Gerald P. “An Aversion to Clients: Loving Humanity and Hating Human Beings,” 31 Harv. Civil Rights-Civil Liberties L. Rev. 315 (1996).

López, Gerald P. “Changing Systems, Changing Ourselves,” 12 Harv. Latino L. Rev. 15 (2009).

López, Gerald P. “Economic Development in the Murder Capital of the Nation,” 60 Tenn. L. Rev. 685 (1992-1993).

López, Gerald P. “Lay Lawyering,” 32 UCLA L. Rev. 1 (1984).

López, Gerald P. “Shaping Community Problem Solving Around Community Knowledge,” 79 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 59 (2004).

López, Gerald P. “Undocumented Mexican Migration: In Search of a Just Immigration Law & Policy,” 28 UCLA L. Rev.615 (1980-1981).

López, Gerald P. “The Work We Know So Little About,” 42 Stan. L. Rev. 1 (1989-1990).

Lorde, Audre. “I Am Your Sister: Black Women Organizing Across Sexualities,” in Rudolph P. Byrd, Johnnetta Betsch Cole, Beverly Guy-Sheftall, eds., I Am Your Sister: Collected and Unpublished Writings of Audre Lorde (Oxford University Press, 2009), pp. 57-63.

Marshall, Shauna I. “Mission Impossible?: Ethical Community Lawyering,” 7 Clinical L. Rev. 147 (2000).

McAfee, Noëlle. “Relationship and Power: An Interview with Ernesto Córtes, Jr.” Kettering Review (Summer 1993), pp. 26-36.

Milosz, Czeslaw. A Poem for the End of the Century.

Ogletree, Charles J., Jr. “The Quiet Storm: The Rebellious Influence of César Chávez,” 1 Harv. Latino L. Rev. 1 (1994).

Oh, Angela E. & Karen Umemoto. “Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: From Incarceration to Re-Entry,” 31Amerasia Journal 43 (2005).

Orthner, Carmen Pauls. “James (Sekej) Youngblood Henderson: Harvard-Trained Lawyer Prefers to Listen,” 23Windspeaker (March 2006), p. 10.

Orwell, George. Shooting an Elephant (1936).

Paterson, Eva Jefferson. “And Still We Rise,” 6 African-American Law & Policy Report 15 (2004).

Pérez, Efrén O. “Explicit Evidence on the Import of Implicit Attitudes: The IAT and Immigration Policy Judgments,”Political Behavior, published online May 1, 2010.

Piomelli, Ascanio. “Appreciating Collaborative Lawyering,” 6 Clinical L. Rev. 427 (2000).

Piomelli, Ascanio. “Cross-Cultural Lawyering by the Book: The Latest Clinical Texts and a Sketch of a Future Agenda,” 4 Hastings Race & Poverty L.J. 131 (2006).

Piomelli, Ascanio. “The Democratic Roots of Collaborative Lawyering,” 12 Clinical L. Rev. 541 (2006).

Rhode, Deborah L. “The Delivery of Legal Services by Non-Lawyers,” 4 Georgetown J. Legal Ethics 209 (1990-1991).

Roberts, Dorothy E. “The Social and Moral Cost of Mass Incarceration in African American Communities,” 56 Stan. L. Rev. 1271 (2003-2004).

Robinson, Russell. “Perceptual Segregation,” 108 Colum. L. Rev. 1093 (2008).

Rosaldo, Renato. “Introduction: Grief and a Headhunter’s Rage,” in Culture & Truth: The Remaking of Social Analysis(Beacon Press, 1989), pp. 1-21.

Rosaldo, Renato. “Border Crossings,” in Culture & Truth: The Remaking of Social Analysis (Beacon Press, 1989), pp. 196-217.

Shalleck, Ann. “Constructions of the Client Within Legal Education,” 45 Stan. L. Rev. 1731 (1993).

Simon, Herbert A. “Cognitive Processes of Experts and Novices,” Cahiers de la Fondation Archives Jean Piaget, Geneva (June 3, 1982), pp. 155-178.

Simon, Herbert A. “Decision Making and Problem Solving,” Research Briefings: Report of the Research Briefing Panel on Decision Making and Problem Solving (National Academies Press, 1986).

Taylor-Thompson, Kim. “Individual Actor v. Institutional Player: Alternating Visions of the Public Defender,” 84 Geo. L.J. 2419 (1996).

Tawatao, Mona et al. “Instituting a Race-Conscious Practice in Legal Aid: One Program’s Effort,” 42 Clearinghouse Rev. 48 (May-June 2008).

White, Lucie. “‘Democracy’ in Development Practice: Essays on a Fugitive Theme,” 64 Tenn. L. Rev. 1073 (1997).

White, Lucie. “From a Distance: Responding to the Needs of Others Through Law,” 54 Mont. L. Rev. 1 (1993).

White, Lucie E. “Mobilization on the Margins of the Lawsuit: Making Space for Clients to Speak,” 16 N.Y.U. Rev. L. & Soc. Change 535 (1997-1998).

White, Lucie. “Paradox, Piece-Work, and Patience,” 43 Hastings L.J. 853 (1991-1992).

White, Lucie E. “Representing ‘The Real Deal,'” 45 U. Miami L. Rev. 271 (November 1990/January 1991).

White, Lucie E. “The Transformative Potential of Clinical Legal Education,” 35 Osgoode Hall L.J. 603 (1997).

Woodruff, Paul. “Introducing Reverence” & “Without Reverence,” in Reverence: Renewing a Forgotten Virtue (Oxford University Press, 2001), pp. 3-43. [Chapters 1 & 2]

Zamora, Bernice. “Notes from a Chicana ‘Coed,'” in Gloria Anzaldúa, ed., Making Face, Making Soul = : Haciendo Caras: Creative and Critical Perspectives by Women of Color (Aunt Lute Foundation Books, 1990), pp. 131-132.

Zamora, Bernice. “So Not To Be Mottled,” in Restless Serpents (Diseños Literarios, 1976).