Explores waning commitment to racial and educational equality post-Brown and considers how emotional intelligence skills show importance of equal education.
- A Moralist in a Legalist World: A Memorial Essay for Henry Schwarzschild
- The Constitutionality of Pregnancy Discrimination: The Lingering Effects of Geduldig and Suggestions for Forcing its Reversal
- Neighborhood Legal Services As House Counsel to Community-Based Efforts to Achieve Economic Justice: The East Brooklyn Experience
- The Heart of Equal Protection: Education and Race
- Regulating Prisons of the Future: A Psychological Analysis of Supermax and Solitary Confinement
- The Role of Race in Child Custody Decisions between Natural Parents over Biracial Children
- Maintaining Procedural Protections for Welfare Recipients: Defining Property for the Due Process Clause
- Book Annotations 23.4
In Depth Reading
Volume 23 Issue 1
Explores the lasting impacts of Geduldig, which held pregnancy discrimination constitutional, and avenues for narrowing or overturning the decision.
Analyzes the benefits and disadvantages of the house counsel model as a way for public interest lawyers to support community-based economic development.
Discussion of due process violations in capital cases, specifically after passage of the Anti-Terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act.
Volume 23 Issue 2
Examines strengths and weaknesses of the Socratic method and its effectiveness for achieving the pedagogic goals of law school.
Argues that welfare reform and the child exclusion provision are racially discriminatory, but Equal Protection Clause does not protect against this.
Explores ways of rethinking legal education, particularly in the context of constitutional law. Focus on creating participatory classes.
Explores problems in the battered women's movement stemming from a lack of acknowledgment of race and class differences among battered women.
Volume 23 Issue 3
Comparison of pharmaceutical and non-drug forms of contraceptives.
Toni Fme’s American Legal Systems is designed to introduce law students and students considering law school to American legal systems and to basic legal research and writing techniques (p. xv). The book certainly succeeds on that level, but it will
Explores how tort law impacts the development and availability of contraceptives. Considers impact of federal proposals for tort reform on contraceptives.
Discusses the Swedish pharamceutical insurance system and its impact on liability stemming from injuries related to contraceptives.
Volume 23 Issue 4
Review of due process and its applicability to benefits litigation. Proposed doctrinal solution in how interprets interests and property.
Indictment of supermax and solitary isolation including legal doctrine, phycological research, policy evaluations, etc.
Analysis of social trends in custody after divorce of biracial children and the family law approach to race as a factor in judicial decision making
Reviews of Beyond All Reason: The Radical Assault on Truth in American Law by Daniel A. Farber and Suzanna Sherry (1997) and Jekyll on Trial: Multiple Personality Disorder and Criminal Law by Elyn R. Saks and Stephen H. Behnke (1997).