Women, the courts, and equality / edited by Laura L. Crites, Winifred L. Hepperle.
Contributor(s): Crites, Laura L | Hepperle, Winifred L.Material type: TextSeries: Sage yearbooks in women's policy studies: v. 11.Publisher: Newbury Park : Sage, c1987Description: 256 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0803928114; 9780803928114; 0803928122 (pbk.); 9780803928121 (pbk.).Subject(s): Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States | Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation -- United States | Courts -- United States -- Officials and employees | United States Society Role of women Legal aspectsAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Women, the courts, and equality.DDC classification: 342.73/0878/0269 | 347.3028780269 Also issued online.
|Item type||Current location||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode|
|Book||University of Texas At Tyler Stacks - 3rd Floor||KF390.W6 W65 1987 (Browse shelf)||Available||0000000552802|
I. Women's rights and the Supreme Court -- Justice, gender, and the justices / Deborah Rhode -- II. Women as victims, litigants, and offenders -- Wife abuse: the Judicial record / Laura L. Crites -- Sexual assault: the second victimization / Cassie C. Spencer -- Judicial perceptions and perceptions of judges: the divorce law revolution in practice / Lenore J. Weitzman -- Female offenders: paternalism reexaminded / Meda Chesney-Lind -- III. Women as judges, lawyers, administrators, and jurors -- Women judges in the opportunity structure / Beverly Blair Cook -- Female court administrators: stuck at mid-level / Winifred L. Hepperle -- Practicing law in a sexist society / Lynn Hecht Schafran -- Women jurors: sexism in jury selection / Anne Rankin Mahoney -- IV. Overcoming gender bias in the courts -- Educating judges about gender bias in the courts / Norma J. Wikler -- V. Conclusion.
Also issued online.