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INDEX The letter t following a page number denotes a table. African Americans, 3–5, 7, 13–14, 15–17, 18–22, 25–28, 29–33, 47, 55, 58–63, 64t, 65–69, 71–72, 73–74, 75t, 76–78, 85, 88, 89, 95, 98, 108–9, 111–12, 119–22, 124, 127, 128–30, 132, 134, 137t, 138t, 139t, 140t, 144t, 145t, 151t, 152t, 153t, 162t, 163t, 164t, 165n2, 167n3, 167–68n18, 172n11, 174n20, 175n35, 176nn41–42, 177n44, 177n46; attitudes toward the legal system, 16–18, 26, 28, 73; experiences with discrimination, 7, 15–16, 18, 25, 27, 28, 33, 56–57, 59– 60, 109, 119; group identity, 7, 15, 16, 17–18, 21–22, 25, 28, 32, 33, 47, 64–65, 83, 128; public opinion, 7, 15–16; women’s path to the bench, 5, 59–62, 63, 65, 66, 78, 129 Alarcon, Arthur, 23–25, 138t, 167n9, 175n30 Allen, David, 67–68 Allen, Florence, 3, 35, 36, 41, 103, 104, 108, 138t, 174n20 Barkett, Rosemary, 37, 41, 51, 80, 139t, 168n7, 169n18, 170n28 Barrow, Deborah, 26, 44 Bedolla, Lisa Garcia, 73, 74 Benesh, Sara, 95, 96, 117 Best, Rachel Kahn, 57 Biernat, Monica, 67, 84 Black, Ryan, 89 Boyd, Christina, 6, 44, 48, 89, 95, 98, 121, 134–35 Bratton, Kathleen, 57–58, 74, 100, 101, 102, 113, 118 Brown, Janice Rogers, 62, 63, 64t, 69, 139t, 170n2 Bush, George H. W., 3, 4, 14, 20–21, 22, 32, 41, 46, 61, 65, 114, 132, 133t, 137t, 138t, 139t, 175nn33–34; judicial nominees’ paths to the bench, 21– 22, 33, 39–40, 41 Bush, George W., 3, 5, 14, 20, 21, 24, 37, 40, 41, 42, 46, 62–63, 64t, 65– 67, 77, 114, 127, 132, 133t, 134, 135, 137t, 138t, 139t; diversity of cabinet 196 INDEX appointments, 66; judicial nominees ’ paths to the bench, 21–22, 62–63, 64t, 65 Callahan, Consuelo Marie, 62–63, 64t, 72, 139t Carey, John M., 105 Carp, Robert, 5, 61, 101, 102 Carter, Jimmy, 3–4, 14, 18–20, 23, 35, 36–37, 40, 41–42, 44, 46, 60–61, 62, 63, 64t, 65–66, 104, 105, 108, 110, 112, 127, 136, 137t, 138t, 139t, 166n6, 169n17, 170n1; “Big Ten” appointments , 104–5; judicial nominees’ paths to the bench, 4, 18–21, 22–25, 36–40, 42, 60–61, 64t Chew, P. K., 26 chief judges, 41, 99, 104, 107–10, 119, 120–23, 124–25, 131, 143t, 159t, 163t, 164t, 174n17, 174n20, 176–77nn42–44, 177n46; impact on decision making in discrimination cases, 121–22, 123t, 124, 131, 176n43; reactions to nontraditional appointees , 99, 104, 107–9, 120 Childs, Sarah, 100, 102, 106–7, 109 Choi, Stephen J., 67 Clinton, William J., 3, 5, 14, 20, 25, 32, 40, 41, 46, 61–62, 63, 64t, 65, 66– 67, 102, 112, 131, 132, 133t, 137t, 138t, 139t, 175nn31–33; judicial nominees’ paths to the bench, 20, 32–33, 37, 41, 55, 61–62, 64t, 65, 66, 72, 113 Cohen, Jonathan Matthew, 81, 82, 172n1 Collins, Paul, 95, 96, 101, 102, 166n11 Collins, Todd A., x, 6, 57, 59 Correll, Shelley J., 81, 83–84 Crenshaw, Kimberle, 7, 55–56, 57 critical mass theory, 8, 100–103, 106, 110, 116–17, 118, 119–20, 124, 162t; analysis of, 8, 116–17, 118, 119–20, 124, 162t; thresholds, 98, 101, 106, 116–17, 118, 119t, 124, 143t, 159t, 161t, 176n39; tokens, 58, 68, 93–94, 100, 115–16, 117–18, 119t, 124, 130, 142t, 154t, 157t, 159t, 160t, 173n1, 173n7 Cross, Frank, 89 Dahlerup, Drude, 8, 100 Davis, Sue, 43, 44, 107 D.C. Circuit, 18, 61, 69, 82, 108, 176n38 Duncan, Allyson Kay, 20, 63, 64t, 65, 133t, 134, 138t Edwards, Harry T., 80, 82, 89, 139t, 174n20 Eighth Circuit, 115, 170n29 Eleventh Circuit, 20, 41, 112, 115, 166n6, 175n35 Epstein, Lee, ix, 6, 9, 10, 11, 28, 30, 44, 48, 58, 75, 89, 95, 98, 118, 121, 134, 165n4, 166n8 expectation states theory, 83–84, 86, 92, 96, 97, 98 Farhang, Sean, 67, 68, 88, 89, 167n12 Farris, Jerome, 20, 138t federal courts of appeals, 2–3, 6, 26, 27, 60, 62, 67, 68, 82, 85, 88, 101, 102, 110, 131, 136, 167n12, 170n3, 175n30. See also U.S. courts of appeals Federal Judicial Center biographical database, ix, 9, 140t, 143t, 165–66n5, 167n3, 167n6, 168n1, 168n3, 173n4; oral histories, ix, 6, 9, 35, 45, 48, 102, 107, 119, 124, 129, 136 female judges, 4, 7, 10, 34–42, 44...

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9780813937199
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