Kuersten, Ashlyn K.

Women and the law : leaders, cases, and documents / by Ashlyn K. Kuersten. - Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2003. - xxxiii, 256 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Key historical concepts and pioneers -- Constitutional equality -- Education -- Family law -- Reproductive rights -- Violence against women -- Workplace rights -- Documents.

A definitive overview of court decisions and legislative victories in the fight for gender equality in U.S. history.

0874368782 (hardcover : alk. paper) 9780874368789 (hardcover : alk. paper) 1576077004 (e-book) 9781576077009 (e-book)

2003020339

GBA3-U2598


Women--Legal status, laws, etc.--History.--United States
Women lawyers--History.--United States

KF478 / .K84 2003

342.7308/78