The Constitutional Rights of Women: Cases in Law and Social Change
University of Wisconsin Press, 1988 - 637 pages
Using a wide variety of cases involving women's rights, Leslie Friedman Goldstein examines the ways in which the U.S. Supreme Court initiates and responds to social change. This edition covers all major Supreme Court decisions that affect gender equity and reproductive rights through May 1987.
Results 1-3 of 81
The PDA specifies that sex discrimination includes discrimination on the basis of
pregnancy . The question presented is whether Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of
1964 , as amended by the Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978 , pre - empts a ...
A classification having some reasonable basis does not offend against the clause
merely because it is not made with mathematical nicety or because in practice it
results in some inequality . 3 . When the classification in such a law is called in ...
The company ' s plan , which was intended to provide em - ployees with
protection against the risk of uncompensated unemployment caused by physical
disability , discriminated on the basis of sex by giving men protection for all
categories of ...
What people are saying - Write a review
The constitutional rights of women: cases in law and social changeUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Goldstein provides a legal casebook examining women's constitutional rights as determined by U.S. Supreme Court decisions. This revised and updated edition of her 1979 work contains cases through the ... Read full review
Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
25 other sections not shown