"The emergence of feminist legal theory has reshaped people's understanding of the law and its potential for reforming social and political norms. This collection includes both classic and new papers of feminist work in philosophy, psychoanalysis, political theory and literary criticism."--Provided by publisher.
Formatted Contents Note
chapter 1 Introduction / Katharine T. Bartlett part One Sexual Difference and Equality Theory / Katharine T. Bartlett chapter 2 The Equality Crisis: Some Reflections on Culture, Courts, and Feminism  / Wendy W. Williams chapter 3 Reconstructing Sexual Equality  / Christine A. Littleton chapter 4 Demarginalizing the Intersection of Race and Sex: A Black Feminist Critique of Antidiscrimination Doctrine, Feminist Theory, and Antiracist Politics  / Kimberle Crenshaw chapter 5 Difference and Dominance: On Sex Discrimination  / Catharine A. MacKinnon chapter 6 Deconstructing Gender  / Joan C. Williams chapter 7 Telling Stories About Women and Work: Judicial Interpretations of Sex Segregation in the Workplace in Title VII Cases Raising the Lack of Interest Argument  / Vicki Schultz part Two Questioning the Legal Subject / Katharine T. Bartlett chapter 8 On Being the Object of Property  / Patricia J. Williams chapter 9 Feminism, Marxism, Method, and the State: Toward Feminist Jurisprudence  / Catharine A. MacKinnon chapter 10 Jurisprudence and Gender  / Robin West chapter 11 Race and Essentialism in Feminist Legal Theory  / Angela P. Harris chapter 12 Feminist Jurisprudence: Grounding the Theories  / Patricia A. Cain part 3 Feminism and Critical Theory / Katharine T. Bartlett chapter 13 Deconstructing Contract Doctrine  / Clare Dalton chapter 14 Statutory Rape: A Feminist Critique of Rights Analysis  / Frances Olsen chapter 15 The Dialectic of Rights and Politics: Perspectives from the Women's Movement  / Elizabeth M. Schneider chapter 16 Feminist Critical Theories  / Deborah L. Rhode part Four Turning Feminist Method Inward / Katharine T. Bartlett chapter 17 Feminist Reason: Getting It and Losing It  / Martha Minow chapter 18 Feminist Legal Methods  / Katharine T. Bartlett chapter 19 Subordination, Rhetorical Survival Skills, and Sunday Shoes: Notes on the Hearing of Mrs. G.  / Lucie E. White.