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Hostile Environment
The Political Betrayal of Sexually Harassed Women
Gwendolyn Mink
According to some of President Clinton's feminist supporters, his alleged behavior toward Paula Jones did not constitute sexual harassment because he had taken "no" for an answer. Others insisted that Jones could not have been harassed because...



Fighting Faiths
The Abrams Case, The Supreme Court, and Free Speech
Richard Polenberg
Jacob Abrams et al. v. United States is the landmark Supreme Court case in the definition of free speech. Although the 1918 conviction of four Russian Jewish anarchists—for distributing leaflets protesting America's intervention in the Russian...



The Morning Breaks
The Trial of Angela Davis
Bettina Aptheker
A riveting firsthand account of Angela Davis's 1970 trial and her ultimate triumph, written by an activist in the student, civil rights, and antiwar movements who was intimately involved in the struggle for her release.



Violence against Women
Philosophical Perspectives
This is the first anthology to take a theoretical look at violence against women. Each essay shows how philosophy provides a powerful tool for examining a difficult and deep-rooted social problem. Stanley G. French, Wanda Teays, and Laura M...



In Pursuit of Privacy
Law, Ethics, and the Rise of Technology
Judith Wagner DeCew
Judith Wagner DeCew provides a solid philosophical foundation for legal discussions of privacy by articulating and unifying diverse arguments on the right to privacy and on how it should be guaranteed in various contemporary contexts. Philosophers...



Legally Wed
Same-Sex Marriage and the Constitution
Mark Strasser
Mark Strasser examines the issue of same-sex marriage in light of contemporary constitutional and domestic relations law, showing why the usual arguments against recognizing such unions are either weak or...



Legal Naturalism
A Marxist Theory of Law
Olufemi Taiwo
Legal Naturalism advances a clear and convincing case that Marx's theory of law is a form of natural law...



Intertwinements of Law and Medicine
Jan M. Broekman
The general aim of this book is to discuss a number of important and interrelated issues in life of modern man in medicine and the law. That discussion is not only on material aspects of those issues but also on the forms of knowledge which enable us...



Humiliation
And Other Essays on Honor, Social Discomfort, and Violence
William Ian Miller
A brilliant, sometimes unsettling look at how ancient codes of honor figure in the social discomforts of everyday life.



Law and Community in Three American Towns
Carol J. Greenhouse, Barbara Yngvesson, David M. Engel
Carol J. Greenhouse, Barbara Yngvesson, and David M. Engel analyze attitudes toward the law as a way of commentating on major American myths and ongoing changes in American...



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