The Judgment of Culture : Cultural Assumptions in American Law.
By: Rosen, Lawrence.Material type: TextPublisher: Florence : Routledge, 2017Copyright date: ©2018Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (267 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781315298986.Subject(s): Law--United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Judgment of Culture : Cultural Assumptions in American LawDDC classification: 349.73 Online resources: Click here to view book
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Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- PART I: Bringing culture into the law -- 1 Defending culture: The cultural defense and the law's theory of culture -- 2 Leave it to the experts? The anthropologist as expert witness -- 3 What's it like? Native Americans and the ambivalence of legal metaphors -- PART II: Nature and the family -- 4 Should we just abolish marriage? The uses of anthropology in law and policy -- 5 What's wrong with incest? Perception and theory in a shifting legal environment -- 6 Natural law or law naturalized? Nature v. culture in the U.S. Supreme Court -- PART III: Reaching out -- 7 Medicalizing the law: The debate over male circumcision -- 8 The incorporation of custom: The case of the flashing headlights -- 9 Is there a place for community? The Amish and the American romance of community -- Conclusion: "Secreted in the interstices" -- Index.
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