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At the Boundaries of Law: Feminism and Legal Theory isbn 9780415635028

At the Boundaries of Law

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ISBN13: 9780415903066
ISBN: 0415903068
New Edition ISBN: 9780415635028
Published: December 1992
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print



At the Boundaries of Law is a timely and pathbreaking work that provides a series of non-technical, interdisciplinary explorations into the nature and effects of legal regulation on women's lives. The essays are original and by no means conventional in their analysis. They provide a balance to earlier feminist work which stressed formal equality and disallowed discussion of 'differences'. In questioning the concepts of legal thought, these feminists provide an impetus for some long overdue rethinking not only among lawyers, but among social observers, critics, and scholars as well. The book offers a refreshing and wholesome challenge to much of the mainstream literature, thought and methodology in law and the social sciences.

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Subjects:
Jurisprudence
Contents:
General Introduction.
Chapter 1: Presenting the Personal.
Chapter 2: The Construction of Body in Law.
Chapter 3: Authentic Pleasures and Pains.
Chapter 4: Recasting Women's History.
Chapter 5: Perspectives on Marriage and Family.
Chapter 6: Feminist Strategies Within Legal Institutions. Bibliography