My research primarily addresses real property issues that impact poor and disadvantaged communities, many of which are rural. More broadly, I research issues of economic inequality, specifically focusing on how the ability or inability of individuals or communities to build and retain assets can impact inequality.

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Academic Articles13
  • Mitchell, T. W (2001). The Land Crisis in Zimbabwe: Getting Beyond the Myopic Focus Upon Black & White. Indiana international & comparative law review. 11(3), 587-603.
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  • Burrell, S. C., Dial, A. R., & Mitchell, T. W (1992). Justice for Rodney King. Howard Scroll: The Social Justice Law Review. 1(1), 30-35.
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  • Mitchell, T. W. (2016). New Legal Realism and Inequality. Mertz, E., Macaulay, S., & Mitchell, T. W. (Eds.), The New Legal Realism: Translating Law-and-Society for Today's Legal Practice. 203-222. Cambridge University Press.
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Texas A&M University; Texas A&M University School Of Law; 4255 TAMU
Ft Worth, TX 76102