The Legalist Reformation: Law, Politics, and Ideology in New York, 1920-1980 / Edition 1

The Legalist Reformation: Law, Politics, and Ideology in New York, 1920-1980 / Edition 1

by William E. Nelson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807855049

ISBN-13: 9780807855041

Pub. Date: 09/29/2003

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

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Legalist Reformation: Law, Politics, and Ideology in New York, 1920-1980

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807855041
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
09/29/2003
Series:
Studies in Legal History Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Part I. Conservatives and Reformers
Chapter 1. 1922
Chapter 2. The Conservative Agenda: Protecting Property and Preserving Morality
Chapter 3. The Reform Agenda: Preventing Exploitation and Providing Opportunity
Chapter 4. Conservatives versus Reformers: The Ongoing Juridical Conflict

Part II. The Legalist Reformation
Chapter 5. 1938
Chapter 6. Gradual Assimilation as a Constitutional Mechanism for Ending Inequality
Chapter 7. Gradual Assimilation as an Economic Mechanism for Ending Inequality
Chapter 8. The Prevention of Injury
Chapter 9. Liberty and Sexuality
Chapter 10. Liberty and the Family
Chapter 11. The Growth of Distrust

Part III. The Endurance of Legalism and the End of Reform
Chapter 12. 1968
Chapter 13. Gender Equity
Chapter 14. Equality for Underdogs: Race, Religion, Sexuality, and Poverty
Chapter 15. Bureaucracy
Chapter 16. Enterprise and Efficiency

Epilogue: A Golden Anniversary
Notes
Acknowledgments
Index

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