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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... and position , including those which re - quire highly special qualifications and
de - manding special responsibilities . In the nature of things it is not every citizen
of every age , sex , and condition that is qualified for every calling and position .
Granting that , it is self evident that if during mobilization for war , all non - combat
military positions must be filled by ... I perceive little , if any , indication that
Congress itself concluded that every position in the mili - tary , no matter how far ...
... to those specific combat posts presently closed to women or must be available
for rotation into such positions . ... gestur [ e ] of superficial equality , ” since
women are necessarily ineligible for every position to be filled in its hypothetical
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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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