Sex Equality

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Foundation Press, 2007 - Law - 1510 pages
Law school casebook that maps the legal doctrine of sex equality, using materials drawn from theory, social science, history, and comparative law. Cases on racism, work, education, athletics, and pregnancy are examined in detail. A chapter on ; Sex, Race and Nation; expands on the connections between racism and sexism raised throughout. ; Burdens of Proof; equips the litigator with basic technical skills. Explores issues that have received less attention, including the law of the family, rape, abortion, prostitution, and pornography. The argument that gay and lesbian rights are sex equality rights is advanced. Sexual harassment in employment and education are discussed in depth.

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This casebook is not only a stimulating compendium of thought-provoking cases (each alone, but especially when juxtaposed together) -- I found it strangely amusing to read pretty often. Professor ... Read full review

Contents

Table of Cases
xxxvii
FOUNDATIONS
1
Sex Inequality Under Law
20
TV Sex Equality Under International Law
40
Race and Racism
49
Early Precedents
55
Contemporary Developments
84
Sex and Sexism
142
Family
544
J S Mill and Nevada v Hibbs
553
The McGuire Case
647
TV The Violent Family
675
Sexual Subordination
742
Marital Rape and Statutory Rape
803
TV Rape Under International Law
834
Sexual Harassment in Education
924

Sex Stereotyping at Work
156
Pay Equity
177
EEOC v Sears
199
Sex Equality Denied
217
Sex Inequality Denied
248
Beauvoir
283
Past and Present Discrimination
319
Athletics
371
Sex Race and Nation
420
The Bakke Case
431
The Jefferies Case
441
Sex and Nation in Conflict
449
Burdens of Proof
480
Disparate Treatment Burdens of Proof
486
Disparate Impact Burdens of Proof
525
Lesbian and Gay Rights
970
Language and Politics
979
Lawrence v Texas
990
Lesbian and Gay Equality
1012
Reproductive Control
1074
Madrigal v Quilligan
1084
H Abortion
1095
Dobson Whitner Davis and A C
1162
rV Surrogacy
1184
Trafficking Women
1219
Sex Equality Challenges to Prostitution
1307
Pornography as Sex Inequality
1388
Authors Cited
1475
Index Ind
1497
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