Eskeridge and Hunter's Sexuality, Gender and the Law provides detailed information on the sexuality, gender, and the law. The casebook provides the tools for fast, easy, on-point research. Part of the University Casebook Series®, it includes selected cases designed to illustrate the development of a body of law on a particular subject. Text and explanatory materials designed for law study accompany the cases.
IntroductionAcknowledgments Table of Cases Preface on Constitutional Rights Chapter Privacy and the State Foundations of the Right to Sexual Privacy State Regulation of Sex Outside of Marriage Contested Zones: Public Space, Prostitution, and Adolescence Equality Challenges to State Sex and Sexuality Discriminations Sex Discriminations Sexual Orientation Discriminations Sex Discriminations Harming Sexual Minorities Identity Speech in the Body Politic From Obscenity to Political Speech Identity and Viewpoint Sexually Explicit Expression Theories of Sexuality, Gender, and the Law Natural Law Theories of Sexuality, Gender, and the Law Modern Theories of Sexuality, Gender, and the Law Postmodern Theories of Sexuality, Gender, and the Law U.S. Military Exclusions and the Construction of Manhood Racial Exclusion and Segregation in the U.S. Armed Services The Exclusion of Women From Combat The Military's Exclusion of Lesbians, Gay Men, and Bisexuals Sexuality, Gender, and the Law in the Workplace Exclusions From Government Employment The Statutory Ban Against Sex Discrimination Statutory Bans Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination Sexuality, Gender, and Education Regulating Student Exploration and Expression of Sexuality Academic Freedom, Equal Opportunities, and Issues of Gender and Sexuality Legal Issues Arising Out of Public Sex Education Families We Choose: Privatization and Plurality in Family Law The Privatization of Family Law The Expansion of Marriage to Include Same–Sex Couples (and Others?) Transnational Plurality in Family Law—The Emerging Menu of State–Recognized Family Forms Polyparenting and Families of Choice Surrogacy, Custody, and Visitation Adoption and De Facto Parenting Polyparenting The Law's Construction of Consent Forcible Sex Sexualized Violence Defining Violence and Coercion Transnational Dimensions of Sexuality, Gender, and the Law Sexuality, Gender, and Immigration Citizenship for Sexual and Gender Nonconformists International Norms of Sexuality, Gender, and the Law Transgender Issues: The Next Frontier From Morals to Medicalization From Disease to Disability Challenges to Core Meanings APPENDICES Individual Rights Provisions from the Amendments to the Constitution of the United States Texas Sex Crime Statutes The Ballot Pamphlet Supporting Amendment 2 to the Colorado Constitution (1992) The District of Columbia Human Rights Act (Excerpts) The Proposed Employment Non–Discrimination Act (ENDA) Web Sites Hillary Goodridge v. Department of Public Health (The Massachusetts Same-Sex Marriage Decision) Topics Index