xvi, 291 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
9780521878975 hardback 0521878977 hardback
Cambridge studies in law and society.
"This empirical study examines how institutions and social practices transform the meaning of Family and Medical Leave Act rights to recreate systems of power and inequality"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-282) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Institutions, inequality, and the mobilization of rights The social institution of work Institutional inequality and legal reform Mobilizing the FMLA in the workplace: rights, institutions, and social meaning Mobilizing rights in the courts: the paradox of losing by winning.
KF3531 .A95 2010
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.