How Sex Became A Civil Liberty

Author: Leigh Ann Wheeler
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190206527
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How Sex Became a Civil Liberty is the first book to show how ACLU leaders and attorneys forged legal principles that advanced the sexual revolution.

How Sex Became A Civil Liberty

Author: Leigh Ann Wheeler
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199987084
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But this book does not simply applaud the creation of a sex-saturated culture and the arming of citizens with sexual rights; it shows how hard-won rights for some often impinged upon freedoms held dear by others.

How Sex Became A Civil Liberty

Author: Leigh Ann Wheeler
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199754233
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How Sex Became a Civil Liberty shows how we came to see sexual expression, sexual practice, and sexual privacy as fundamental rights enshrined in the Constitution, thanks to the work of ACLU leaders and attorneys who forged legal principles ...

Policing Sexuality

Author: Jessica R. Pliley
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674368118
Size: 51.84 MB
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Jessica Pliley links the crusade against sex trafficking to the FBI’s growth into a formidable law agency that cooperated with states and municipalities in pursuit of offenders.

John Wilkes

Author: Arthur Cash
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300133097
Size: 28.51 MB
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Told here with the force and immediacy of a firsthand newspaper account, Wilkes’s own remarkable story is inseparable from the larger story of modern civil liberties and how they came to fruition.

Jane Crow

Author: Rosalind Rosenberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019065645X
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When appointed by Eleanor Roosevelt to the President's Commission on the Status of Women in 1962, she advanced the idea of Jane Crow, arguing that the same reasons used to condemn race discrimination could be used to battle gender ...

Failure To Protect

Author: Eric S. Janus
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801443787
Size: 49.84 MB
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In this book, Eric S. Janus goes far beyond sensational headlines to expose the reality of the laws designed to prevent sexual crimes.

Sex Gender And The Politics Of Era

Author: Donald G. Mathews
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195360103
Size: 68.83 MB
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Beginning with a study of woman suffrage, the book shows how issues of sex, gender, race, and power remained potent weapons on the ERA battlefield.

The Anthropology Of Law

Author: Fernanda Pirie
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199696845
Size: 34.45 MB
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Questions about the nature of law, its relationship with custom, and the distinctive form of legal rules, categories, and reasoning, are placed at the centre of this introduction to the anthropology of law.

Abortion After Roe

Author: Johanna Schoen
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469621193
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Abortion after Roe chronicles and analyzes what the new legal status and changing political environment have meant for abortion providers and their patients.