Feminist Jurisprudence / Edition 1

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780195073973
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 1/7/1993
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 640
  • Lexile: 1470L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 6.38 (w) x 9.56 (h) x 1.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Feminist Jurisprudence and the Nature of Law
I. On Equality: Justice, Discrimination, and Equal Treatment
1. Equality and Difference: The Case of Pregnancy, Herma Hill Kay
2. Will Equality Require More Than Assimilation, Accommodation, or Separation from the Existing Social Structure?, Nadine Taub and Wendy W. Williams
3. The Family and the Market: A Study of Ideology and Legal Reform, Frances E. Olsen
4. The Emergence of Feminist Jurisprudence: An Essay, Ann C. Scales
5. Reconstructing Sexual Equality, Christine A. Littleton
II. On Justice and Harm: Battery, Harassment, and Rape
6. Sexual Harassment: Its First Decade in Court, Catharine A. MacKinnon
7. Rape, Susan Estrich
8. The Criminal Justice System's Response to Battering: Understanding the Problem, Forging the Solutions, Kathleen Waits
III. On Adjudication: Patriarchy, Neutrality, and Judicial Reasoning
9. Justice Engendered, Martha Minow
10. Legality and Empathy, Lynne N. Henderson
11. Black Women and the Constitution: Finding Our Place, Asserting Our Rights, Judy Scales-Trent
IV. On Freedom: Restriction, Regulation, and Reproductive Autonomy
12. Reproductive Freedom, Deborah L. Rhode
13. Reproductive Laws, Women of Color, and Low-Income Women, Laurie Nsiah-Jefferson
14. Unraveling Compromise, Frances Olsen
15. Rethinking Sex and the Constitution, Sylvia A. Law
V. On Human Dignity: Commodification and Dehumanization
16. Market Inalienability, Margaret Jane Radin
17. Pornography and the Tyranny of the Majority, Elizabeth Wolgast
18. Against the Male Flood: Censorship, Pornography, and Equality
19. Brief Amici Curiae of Feminist Anticensorship Task Force et. al., in American Booksellers Association v. Hudnut, Nan D. Hunter and Sylvia A. Law
VI. On Law and Jurisprudence: Feminism and Legal Theory
20. Jurisprudence and Gender, Robin West
21. Deconstructing Gender, Joan C. Williams
22. The Pragmatist and the Feminist, Margaret Jane Radin
23. Sapphire Bound!, Regina Austin
24. Feminist Critical Theories, Deborah L. Rhode
25. Toward Feminist Jurisprudence, Catharine A. MacKinnon
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