88 Pages Posted: 22 Jun 2012
Date Written: 1998
This article at 60 University of Pittsburgh Law Review 1 (1998) explores the ways that the language, style, and words of the Supreme Court's decisions in the field of employment discrimination reflect the justices' understanding of what discrimination is, and shape the law to fit that understanding.
Keywords: employment discrimination, Supreme Court, style, rhetorical analysis
JEL Classification: K31
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Maatman, Mary Ellen, Choosing Words and Creating Worlds: The Supreme Court’s Rhetoric and Its Constitutive Effects on Employment Discrimination Law (1998). University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 1, 1998. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2088968