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Derrick Bell: the Scholar Remembered

New York U.

Derrick Bell is remembered for changing the landscape of legal scholarship.
October 10, 2011

The legal academy lost an intellectual force of nature with the passing of Derrick Bell on October 5. Bell's pursuit of racial and social justice and his dogged critique of liberal incrementalism in universities and elsewhere was like a persistent…

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