Equality and the Law

by Louis A. Warsoff

Publisher: Greenwood Press Reprint

Written in English
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  • United States,
  • Equality before the law,
  • Constitution,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Constitutional,
  • United States.,
  • Civil rights,
  • 14th Amendment,
  • African Americans,
  • Constitution.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages324
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Open LibraryOL8206994M
ISBN 100837152399
ISBN 109780837152394

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Disability and Equality Law - CRC Press Book This interdisciplinary collection of essays addresses the theoretical, practical and legal dimensions of equality for persons with disabilities. The issues covered include the central problem of defining disability and impairment; the dilemma of same versus different treatment; the balance between a. Equality before the law is not a guarantee of equal justice. A law of general application may have adverse discriminatory outcomes because of the different circumstances and attributes of those to whom it applies the idea of “equal justice” may be seen as a more demanding standard than that of formal “equality before the law”. "A refreshing look at gender inequality. This book promises to be a major contribution to our understanding of a shamefully dark and endemic problem." —Prof. Ruth Halperin-Kaddari, Chair, The Ruth and Emanuel Rackman Center for the Advancement of the Status of Women Faculty of Law, Bar-Ilan University, Israel. The book argues for women's full equality before the law by re-examining the jurisprudential and theological arguments for male guardianship (qiwama, wilaya) in Islamic legal tradition. Using contemporary examples from various contexts, from Morocco to Malaysia, this volume presents an informative and vital analysis of these societies and.

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By: Elizabeth F. Emens. Sign Up Now. Already a Member. Log In You must be logged into Bookshare to access this title. Book Details Book Quality: Publisher Quality ISBN The new edition of Monaghan on Equality Law is a comprehensive survey of UK equality law, EU and human rights law and some comparative law.

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This chapter gives an overview of the practical operation of the sovereign equality principle in the United Nations Charter-based order. It discusses the many meanings of sovereignty, the persistence of “antiquated” sovereignty within international law, self-determination and non-intervention, and assertions of normative hierarchy in international law.

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In the absence of a consensus definition of sex equality in the law or society, Title VII's practical meaning was far from certain. The first history to foreground Title VII's sex provision, Equality on Trial examines how the law's initial promise inspired a generation of Americans to dispatch expansive notions of sex equality.

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This interdisciplinary collection of essays addresses the theoretical, practical and legal dimensions of equality for. The Equality Act would amend existing civil rights law—including the Civil Rights Act ofthe Fair Housing Act, the Equal Credit Opportunity Act, the Jury Selection and Services Act, and several laws regarding employment with the federal government—to explicitly include sexual orientation and gender identity as protected characteristics.

De Hart began the book as an exploration of Ginsburg’s lates litigation strategy, which sought to secure gender equality through ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment and Supreme Court. This Casebook is intended to be used in a course which concentrates on Constitutional Rights and centers the Fourteenth Amendment.

It can be used in a first year Law School course with a title such as “Liberty, Equality, and Due Process,” as it is at CUNY School of Law, an upper division Constitutional Rights course, or an advanced undergraduate course focusing on /5(1).

Copies of the book will be made available on reserve in the library and electronic copies on a password-protected course website. Reading List with Dates and Times Meeting #1 (October 11) Jeremy Waldron, On Another’s Equals: The Basis for Equality (Harvard University Press, ).

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