Cases and Materials on Sexual Orientation and the Law / Edition 3

Cases and Materials on Sexual Orientation and the Law / Edition 3

by William B. Rubenstein, Carlos A. Ball, Jane S. Schacter
     
 

ISBN-10: 0314149104

ISBN-13: 9780314149107

Pub. Date: 11/30/2007

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

This casebook on the law of sexual orientation weaves historical, sociological, and literary perspectives into the legal material. This edition addresses many of the significant recent developments. It includes, for example, the latest state and federal cases on same-sex marriage, and has a new case study on California's controversial Proposition 8. It also

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Overview

This casebook on the law of sexual orientation weaves historical, sociological, and literary perspectives into the legal material. This edition addresses many of the significant recent developments. It includes, for example, the latest state and federal cases on same-sex marriage, and has a new case study on California's controversial Proposition 8. It also provides coverage of the recent repeal of Don't Ask, Don' Tell, and adds new material on a range of parenting disputes, including gay adoption bans, surrogacy cases and conflicts involving transgender parents. The new edition also expands coverage of substantive due process doctrine in the aftermath of Lawrence v. Texas, and adds new material on gender stereotyping.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314149107
Publisher:
West Academic Publishing
Publication date:
11/30/2007
Series:
Gender Law
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
927
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to The Second Edition v
Preface To The First Edition xix
Table of Cases
xxxix
Basic Documents
1(144)
Sexuality
1(39)
Identity/History
40(41)
Religion
81(19)
Psychiatry
100(19)
Philosophy
119(5)
Queer Theory
124(21)
Sexuality
145(138)
What Are Sodomy Laws?
146(15)
Legislative Debate and the Model Penal Code
161(18)
Constitutional Litigation and Bowers v. Hardwick
179(86)
Post-Hardwick Scholarship
265(16)
Lesbian/Gay Life After Hardwick
281(2)
Identity
283(133)
High School
284(39)
College
323(13)
Social and Political Life
336(80)
The Workplace
416(271)
Introduction
416(1)
Private Employment
416(15)
Public Employment
431(235)
Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the Equal Protection Clause
666(21)
Coupling
687(114)
Introduction
687(21)
Marriage
708(43)
Non-Marital forms of Recognition
751(50)
Parenting
801(1)
Introduction
801

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