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Nearly all communities are exclusive in some way. When race or wealth is the basis of exclusion, the homogeneity of a neighborhood, workplace, or congregation is controversial. In other instances, as with an artist's colony or a French language book club, exclusivity is tolerable or even laudable. In this engaging book, Lior Strahilevitz introduces a new theory for understanding how exclusivity is created and maintained in residential, workplace, and social settings, one that emphasizes information's role in facilitating exclusion.
The book provides many colorful examples to show how lawmakers frequently misunderstand the subtle mechanics of exclusion, leaving enormous loopholes in the law. Strahilevitz focuses particular attention on today's changing dynamics of exclusion and discusses how technology presents new opportunities for governments to stamp out the most offensive exclusionary behaviors.
Title: Information and Exclusion
Publisher: U.S.A., Yale University Press: 2011
ISBN Number: 0300123043
ISBN Number 13: 9780300123043
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
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Seller ID: 061131
Description: Very good condition. Information and Exclusion By Lior Jacob Strahilevitz (Author) Product Details Hardcover: 255 pages Publisher: Yale University Press (July 19, 2011) Language: English ISBN-10: 0300123043 ISBN-13: 9780300123043 Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 0.9 x 9.2 inches
Keywords: Information and Exclusion