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The Resource Applications of Feminist Legal Theory to Women's Lives : Sex, Violence, Work, and Reproduction

Applications of Feminist Legal Theory to Women's Lives : Sex, Violence, Work, and Reproduction

Label
Applications of Feminist Legal Theory to Women's Lives : Sex, Violence, Work, and Reproduction
Title
Applications of Feminist Legal Theory to Women's Lives
Title remainder
Sex, Violence, Work, and Reproduction
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Weisberg, D. Kelly
Dewey number
340/.082
LC call number
K349 -- .A67 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Electronic books. -- local
  • Feminist criticism
  • Feminist jurisprudence
  • Feminist theory
  • Sex and law
  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc
Label
Applications of Feminist Legal Theory to Women's Lives : Sex, Violence, Work, and Reproduction
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CONTENTS -- Preface -- PART I: SEXUALITY -- 1. PORNOGRAPHY -- Introduction -- Against the Male Flood: Censorship, Pornography, and Equality -- Not a Moral Issue -- Francis Biddle's Sister: Pornography, Civil Rights, and Speech -- Pornography and the First Amendment: A Reply to Professor MacKinnon -- Whose Right? Ronald Dworkin, Women, and Pornographers -- American Booksellers Ass'n, Inc. v. Hudnut -- Butler v. The Queen -- Brief Amici Curiae of Feminist Anti-Censorship Taskforce et aI., in American Booksellers Association, Inc. v. Hudnut -- A Feminist Critique of ''The'' Feminist Critique of Pornography -- Carlin Meyer· Sex, Sin, and Women's Liberation: Against Porn-Suppression -- Romn L. West· The Difference in Women's Hedonic Lives: A Phenomenological Critique of Feminist Legal Theory -- 2. PROSTITUTION -- Introduction -- Male Vice and Female Virtue: Feminism and the Politics of Prostitution in Nineteenth-Century Britain -- Charges Against Prostitution: An Attempt at a Philosophical Assessment -- Defending Prostitution: Charges Against Ericsson -- Prostitution and Civil Rights -- The Feminist Debate over Prostitution Reform: Prostitutes' Rights Groups, Radical Feminists, and the (Im)possibility of Consent -- A Postmodern Feminist Legal Manifesto (An Unfinished Draft) -- Split at the Root: Prostitution and Feminist Discourses of Law Reform -- PART II: VIOLENCE -- 3. BATTERED WOMEN -- Introduction -- The Roots of the Battered Women's Movement: Personal and Political -- State v. Wanrow -- Describing and Changing: Women's Self-Defense Work and the Problem of Expert Testimony on Battering -- Women's Experience and the Problem of Transition: Perspectives on Male Battering of Women -- Legal Images of Battered Women: Redefining the Issue of Separation -- Mapping the Margins: Intersectionality, Identity Politics, and Violence Against Women of Color
  • Lavender Bruises: Intra-Lesbian Violence, Law and Lesbian Legal Theory -- The Violence of Privacy -- 4. RAPE -- Introduction -- Rape: The All-American Crime -- Rape -- Michael M. v. Superior Court -- Statutory Rape: A Feminist Critique of Rights Analysis -- Rape: On Coercion and Consent -- Date Rape: A Feminist Analysis -- Rape, Racism, and the Law -- Equality Theory, Marital Rape, and the Promise of the Fourteenth Amendment -- PART III: EMPLOYMENT -- 5. EMPLOYMENT -- A. The Work-Family Conflict, Occupational Segregation, and Comparable Worth -- Introduction -- Work and Family: The Gender Paradox and the Limitations of Discrimination Analysis in Restructuring the Workplace -- EEOC v. Sears, Roebuck & Co. -- EEOC v. Sears, Roebuck & Co. (Appellate Opinion) -- Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Sears, Roebuck & Company: A Personal Account -- Deconstructing Equality-Versus-Difference: Or, the Uses of Poststructuralist Theory for Feminism -- Deconstructing Gender -- Telling Stories about Women and Work: Judicial Interpretations of Sex Segregation in the Workplace in Title VII Cases Raising the Lack of Interest Argument -- Feminizing Unions: Challenging the Gendered Structure of Wage Labor -- Comparable Worth and Its Impact on Black Women -- Barriers Facing Women in the Wage-Labor Market and the Need for Additional Remedies: A Reply to Fischel and Lazear -- Social Construction of Skill: Gender, Power, and Comparable Worth -- B. Sexual Harassment -- Introduction -- Meritor Savings Bank v. Vinson -- Ellison v. Brady -- Sex at Work -- "What's the Big Deal?" Women in the New York City Construction Industry and Sexual Harassment Law, 1970-1985 -- Employer Abuse, Worker Resistance, and the Tort of lntentional Infliction of Emotional Distress -- Feminist Constructions of Objectivity: Multiple Perspectives on Sexual and Racial Harassment Litigation
  • Whose Story Is It, Anyway? Feminist and Antiracist Appropriations of Anita Hill -- Exit: Power and the Idea of Leaving in Love, Work, and the Confirmation Hearings -- PART IV: REPRODUCTION -- 6. MOTHERHOOD AND REPRODUCTIVE CONTROL -- A. Motherhood -- Introduction -- M Is for the Many Things -- Punishing Drug Addicts Who Have Babies: Women of Color, Equality, and the Right of Privacy -- The Colonization of the Womb -- Sapphire Bound! -- Child Abuse: A Problem for Feminist Theory -- B. Abortion -- Introduction -- Roe v. Wade -- The Struggle for Reproductive Freedom: Three Stages of Feminism -- A Defense of Abortion -- Privacy v. Equality: Beyond Roe v.Wade -- Reasoning from the Body: A Historical Perspective on Abortion Regulation and Questions of Equal Protection -- Reproductive Laws, Women of Color, and Low-Income Women -- An Equal Protection Analysis of U.S.Reproductive Health Policy: Gender, Race, Age,and Class -- Reproductive Freedom and Violence Against Women: Where Are the Intersections? -- C. Reproductive Technology and Adoption -- Introduction -- In the Matter of Baby M. -- Society's Response to the New Reproductive Technologies: The Feminist Perspective -- Surrogate Motherhood: The Challenge for Feminists -- The Ethics and Economics of Enforcing Contracts of Surrogate Motherhood -- Junk Liberty -- The Socio-Economic Struggle for Equality: The Black Surrogate Mother -- Market-Inalienability -- A Feminist Analysis of Adoption -- Table of Cases -- Index -- Contributors
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC3037691
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439901366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3037691
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3037691
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10286270
  • (OCoLC)923700451
Label
Applications of Feminist Legal Theory to Women's Lives : Sex, Violence, Work, and Reproduction
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CONTENTS -- Preface -- PART I: SEXUALITY -- 1. PORNOGRAPHY -- Introduction -- Against the Male Flood: Censorship, Pornography, and Equality -- Not a Moral Issue -- Francis Biddle's Sister: Pornography, Civil Rights, and Speech -- Pornography and the First Amendment: A Reply to Professor MacKinnon -- Whose Right? Ronald Dworkin, Women, and Pornographers -- American Booksellers Ass'n, Inc. v. Hudnut -- Butler v. The Queen -- Brief Amici Curiae of Feminist Anti-Censorship Taskforce et aI., in American Booksellers Association, Inc. v. Hudnut -- A Feminist Critique of ''The'' Feminist Critique of Pornography -- Carlin Meyer· Sex, Sin, and Women's Liberation: Against Porn-Suppression -- Romn L. West· The Difference in Women's Hedonic Lives: A Phenomenological Critique of Feminist Legal Theory -- 2. PROSTITUTION -- Introduction -- Male Vice and Female Virtue: Feminism and the Politics of Prostitution in Nineteenth-Century Britain -- Charges Against Prostitution: An Attempt at a Philosophical Assessment -- Defending Prostitution: Charges Against Ericsson -- Prostitution and Civil Rights -- The Feminist Debate over Prostitution Reform: Prostitutes' Rights Groups, Radical Feminists, and the (Im)possibility of Consent -- A Postmodern Feminist Legal Manifesto (An Unfinished Draft) -- Split at the Root: Prostitution and Feminist Discourses of Law Reform -- PART II: VIOLENCE -- 3. BATTERED WOMEN -- Introduction -- The Roots of the Battered Women's Movement: Personal and Political -- State v. Wanrow -- Describing and Changing: Women's Self-Defense Work and the Problem of Expert Testimony on Battering -- Women's Experience and the Problem of Transition: Perspectives on Male Battering of Women -- Legal Images of Battered Women: Redefining the Issue of Separation -- Mapping the Margins: Intersectionality, Identity Politics, and Violence Against Women of Color
  • Lavender Bruises: Intra-Lesbian Violence, Law and Lesbian Legal Theory -- The Violence of Privacy -- 4. RAPE -- Introduction -- Rape: The All-American Crime -- Rape -- Michael M. v. Superior Court -- Statutory Rape: A Feminist Critique of Rights Analysis -- Rape: On Coercion and Consent -- Date Rape: A Feminist Analysis -- Rape, Racism, and the Law -- Equality Theory, Marital Rape, and the Promise of the Fourteenth Amendment -- PART III: EMPLOYMENT -- 5. EMPLOYMENT -- A. The Work-Family Conflict, Occupational Segregation, and Comparable Worth -- Introduction -- Work and Family: The Gender Paradox and the Limitations of Discrimination Analysis in Restructuring the Workplace -- EEOC v. Sears, Roebuck & Co. -- EEOC v. Sears, Roebuck & Co. (Appellate Opinion) -- Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Sears, Roebuck & Company: A Personal Account -- Deconstructing Equality-Versus-Difference: Or, the Uses of Poststructuralist Theory for Feminism -- Deconstructing Gender -- Telling Stories about Women and Work: Judicial Interpretations of Sex Segregation in the Workplace in Title VII Cases Raising the Lack of Interest Argument -- Feminizing Unions: Challenging the Gendered Structure of Wage Labor -- Comparable Worth and Its Impact on Black Women -- Barriers Facing Women in the Wage-Labor Market and the Need for Additional Remedies: A Reply to Fischel and Lazear -- Social Construction of Skill: Gender, Power, and Comparable Worth -- B. Sexual Harassment -- Introduction -- Meritor Savings Bank v. Vinson -- Ellison v. Brady -- Sex at Work -- "What's the Big Deal?" Women in the New York City Construction Industry and Sexual Harassment Law, 1970-1985 -- Employer Abuse, Worker Resistance, and the Tort of lntentional Infliction of Emotional Distress -- Feminist Constructions of Objectivity: Multiple Perspectives on Sexual and Racial Harassment Litigation
  • Whose Story Is It, Anyway? Feminist and Antiracist Appropriations of Anita Hill -- Exit: Power and the Idea of Leaving in Love, Work, and the Confirmation Hearings -- PART IV: REPRODUCTION -- 6. MOTHERHOOD AND REPRODUCTIVE CONTROL -- A. Motherhood -- Introduction -- M Is for the Many Things -- Punishing Drug Addicts Who Have Babies: Women of Color, Equality, and the Right of Privacy -- The Colonization of the Womb -- Sapphire Bound! -- Child Abuse: A Problem for Feminist Theory -- B. Abortion -- Introduction -- Roe v. Wade -- The Struggle for Reproductive Freedom: Three Stages of Feminism -- A Defense of Abortion -- Privacy v. Equality: Beyond Roe v.Wade -- Reasoning from the Body: A Historical Perspective on Abortion Regulation and Questions of Equal Protection -- Reproductive Laws, Women of Color, and Low-Income Women -- An Equal Protection Analysis of U.S.Reproductive Health Policy: Gender, Race, Age,and Class -- Reproductive Freedom and Violence Against Women: Where Are the Intersections? -- C. Reproductive Technology and Adoption -- Introduction -- In the Matter of Baby M. -- Society's Response to the New Reproductive Technologies: The Feminist Perspective -- Surrogate Motherhood: The Challenge for Feminists -- The Ethics and Economics of Enforcing Contracts of Surrogate Motherhood -- Junk Liberty -- The Socio-Economic Struggle for Equality: The Black Surrogate Mother -- Market-Inalienability -- A Feminist Analysis of Adoption -- Table of Cases -- Index -- Contributors
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC3037691
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439901366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3037691
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3037691
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10286270
  • (OCoLC)923700451

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