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
- Losing the Negative Right of Privacy: Building Sexual and Reproductive Freedom
- The Supreme Court and Daily Life: Who Will the Court Protect in the 1990s--Introduction
- Throwing the Book at Revelations: First Amendment Implications of Enforcing Reporters' Promises
- Racism and Retrenchment in Capital Sentencing: Judicial and Congressional Haste toward the Ultimate Injustice
- Is Racism Irrelevant? Or Should the Fairness in Death Sentencing Act Be Enacted to Substantially Diminish Racial Discrimination in Capital Sentencing?
- Book Annotations
- The Execution of the Innocent: The Tragedy of the Hauptmann-Lindbergh and Bigelow Cases
- On Metaphors, Mirrors, and Murders: Theodore Bundy and the Rule of Law