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The Constitutional Rights of Women
Cases in Law and Social Change
Second Edition

Leslie Friedman Goldstein

Using a wide variety of cases involving women's rights, Leslie Friedman Goldstein examines the ways in which the U.S. Supreme Court initiates and responds to social change. This edition covers all major Supreme Court decisions that affect gender equity and reproductive rights through May 1987.

Leslie Friedman Goldstein is professor of political science at the University of Delaware. She is the author of Contemporary Cases in Women's Rights, also published by the University of Wisconsin Press.

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Women in "peace" shirts waving American flags at a rally

March 1979

LC: 87-040361 KF
656 pp.   7 1/4 x 9 1/4

The 1979 cloth and paperback editions, ISBN: 978-0-299-11240-0 and ISBN 978-0-299-11244-8 are out of print.

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