Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT USA : Ashgate, 
viii, 317 pages ; 25 cm.
Controversies in American constitutional law.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : equal protection and the problem of identity / Anne Richardson Oakes Original sins, continuing wrongs: equality, democracy and supremacy in the U.S. under judicial review / Francisco Valdes Equal protection's dead end, or the slave's undying claim / Sora Han Equal protection as intentional blindness / Ian F. Haney López Judging opportunity lost : race-based affirmative action and equality jurisprudence after Fisher v. University of Texas / Mario L. Barnes, Angela Onwuachi-Willig and Erwin Chemerinsky The troubled adolescence of City of Boerne v. Flores / William D. Araiza Racial liberalism and school desegregation jurisprudence : notes toward a more usable past / Michael Paris Supreme Court opinions on equal protection in education and their use of social science research / Janet W. Schofield and Pat K. Chew The state's compelling interest in substantive equality / Jennifer S. Hendricks Ball of con(stitutional)fusion : the Supreme Court's evolving gay rights jurisprudence / John G. Culhane Unequal protection for sex and gender nonconformists / Julie A. Greenberg Bringing equal protection out of the tax closet / Anthony C. Infanti Equal protection and the immigrant : legislating our way towards two Americas / Laura A. Hernández Applying an equal protection methodology to speech and religion cases / Patrick M. Garry Equal protection and environmental justice : a matter of unconscious injustice? / Haydn Davies Afterword : from identity to the responsive state / Martha Albertson Fineman.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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