Examining Rawls' theory of justice through a feminist lens, and particularly how it fails to deal with sexism in a sexual/marital contract between men & women.
Discussion of if current law impedes forming public policy around the ability of the wealthy to pay higher taxes by allowing secrecy around income tax returns.
Analyzing the social security review system which is subject to political influences and conflicting law, and suggesting reforms.
Discussion around the idea of family as kin and more modern conceptions of family and how it has become strongly politicized.
Discussion of the intersection of race and contract theory/contract formalism.
Other Issues in this Volume
- Death Penalty Opinion in the Post-Furman Years
- Law and Reality in the Capital Penalty Trial
- Suspending Justice: The Unconstitutionality of the Proposed Six-Month Time Limit on the Filing of Habeas Corpus Petitions by State Death Row Inmates
- Innocence, Federalism, and the Capital Jury: Two Legislative Proposals for Evaluating Post-Trial Evidence of Innocence in Death Penalty Cases
- Ambivalence in State Capital Punishment Policy: An Empirical Sounding
- Is Racism Irrelevant? Or Should the Fairness in Death Sentencing Act Be Enacted to Substantially Diminish Racial Discrimination in Capital Sentencing?
- Inevitable Error: Wrongful New York State Homicide Convictions, 1965-1988
- The Role and Consequences of the Death Penalty in American Politics