Democracy, discursive frames, and same-sex unions : a cross-national analysis / Ahmed Khanani and Jean C. Robinson Constructing policy innovation in Argentina : from gender quotas to same-sex marriage / Adriana Piatti-Crocker The Argentine supreme court and the construction of a constitutional protection of sexual minorities / Laura Saldivia Policy stability without policy : the battle for same-sex partnership recognition in Brazil / Shawn Schulenberg Same-sex relationship equality in Mexico / Genaro Lozano Deconstructing the backlash : same-sex marriage litigation and social change in the United States and Canada / Jason Pierceson Legal struggles and political resistance : same-sex marriage in Canada and the United States / Nancy Nicol and Miriam Smith The distinctive centrality of marriage in the United States / David Rayside Conclusion : juristocracy in the Americas? / Jason Pierceson.
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