Introduction to the colloquium on prison reform.
- Solnit/Fanshel Discussion
- Assessing the Impact of Goldstein, Freud, and Solnit's Proposals: An Introductory Overview
- Child Abuse, Gender, and the Myth of Family Independence: Thoughts on the History of Family Violence and Its Social Control 1880-1920
- Urging Restraint in Terminating the Rights of Parents of Children in Foster Care
In Depth Reading
Volume 12 Issue 1
Response to the Alternatives to Incarceration panel and papers.
Selective incapacitation can remedy prison overcrowding by employing a careful examination of who should remain incarcerated.
Discussion led by Graham Hughes on the Question of Appropriate Sentences: Responding to Prison Overcrowding Through Sentencing Policy.
Volume 12 Issue 2
Tracks the development of selective incapacitation as an alternative sentencing procedure; argues for rejection because its impossible to predict dangerousness.
Examines ways the law can ensure democratic governance in the internal affairs of unions
The male sexual impulse is a means for courts to find that men and women are not similarly situated; application of this principle in different areas of the law.
Volume 12 Issue 3
Analyzes historical practices of child welfare agency; discussion of themes of state intervention and role of gender in exacerbating problems of child abuse.
Discussion of private adoption in New York; it is unfair, unconstitutional to terminate parental rights for one who has given extrajudicial consent.
Critical exchange between Drs. Solnit and Fanshel regarding theoretical underpinnings of child welfare law
Overview of the rise in constitutional challenges to sex education in public schools and an analysis of the arguments implicated.