Women's rights in the U.S.A.: policy debates & gender roles

Front Cover
Brooks/Cole Pub. Co., 1991 - Political Science - 265 pages
"Women's Rights in the USA is a rigorous examination of the intersection of gender roles and public policy and a survey of the feminist debates that complicate and frame U.S. law, statutes, and court decision. The third edition includes updated and expanded information pertaining to recent debates, legislation, and court decisions on affirmative action, equal protection, welfare reform, and sexuality, especially lesbian politics and violence against women."--BOOK JACKET.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

The PolicyMaking Process
2
Themes in Policy Making on Womens Rights Issues
11
Bringing Women into the Constitution
25
Copyright

9 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1991)

Stetson is Professor of Political Science at Florida Atlantic University, where she is an active participant in the Women's Studies program.

Bibliographic information