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.
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These common and statutory rules of law reflect the physical reality that only the
mother carries and gives birth to the child , as well as the undeniable social
reality that the unwed mother is always an identifiable parent and the custodian
of the ...
Nevertheless , it is also true that $ 111 ( 1 ) ( c ) gives rights to natural mothers
that it withholds from natural fathers . ... Men and women are different , and the
difference is relevant to the question whether the mother may be given the ex ...
equal protection analysis , it is perfectly ob - vious that at the time and
immediately after a child is born out of wedlock differences between men and
women justify some differential treatment of the mother and father in the adoptive
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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
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