Sex Discrimination and the Law: History, Practice, and Theory, Second Edition / Edition 2

Sex Discrimination and the Law: History, Practice, and Theory, Second Edition / Edition 2

by Susan Deller Ross, Ann Freedman, Rhonda Copelon, Wendy Webster Williams
     
 

ISBN-10: 0316074888

ISBN-13: 9780316074889

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

Sex Discrimination and the Law: History, Practice, and Theory, Second Edition, provides coverage o feminist litigation/legislation and feminist legal theory so students can fully understand gender law issues. The book begins with a chapter on constitutional history and doctrine and moves to employment discrimination, reproduction, family law, rape,

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Sex Discrimination and the Law: History, Practice, and Theory, Second Edition, provides coverage o feminist litigation/legislation and feminist legal theory so students can fully understand gender law issues. The book begins with a chapter on constitutional history and doctrine and moves to employment discrimination, reproduction, family law, rape, pornography, and prostitution.

To place issues in context, each chapter interweaves:
• the statutes, regulations, and court decisions of the law in question
• a comprehensive selection of excerpts from the writings of many feminist legal theorists
• extensive historical background
• important interdisciplinary material from sociology, psychology, and economics
• discussions of the similiarities and dissimilarities of women of different races, ethnicities, classes, and sexual orientation
• litigative and legislative strategies
• the addition of major feminist theoretical work

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780316074889
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1932
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 2.30(d)

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