A Law of Her Own

A Law of Her Own

Author: Caroline Forell

Publisher: NYU Press

ISBN: 0814726771

Category: Law

Page: 261

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A proposal to radically change the legal concept of the "reasonable man standard" in order to better protect women from violence and other injustices.
A Law of Her Own
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Caroline Forell, Donna Meredith Matthews
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-05 - Publisher: NYU Press

Despite the apparent progress in women's legal status, the law retains a profoundly male bias, and as such contributes to the pervasive violence and injustice against women. In A Law of Her Own, the authors propose to radically change law's fundamental paradigm by introducing a "reasonable woman standard" for measuring
A Law of Her Own
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Caroline Forell, Donna Meredith Matthews, Donna Matthews
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-05 - Publisher: NYU Press

A proposal to radically change the legal concept of the "reasonable man standard" in order to better protect women from violence and other injustices.
A Law of Her Own
Language: en
Pages: 78
Authors: Linda LaRoque
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-08-27 - Publisher: The Wild Rose Press Inc

She won't let an innocent man hang? When Charity Dawson resigns her father's corporate law firm to pursue a career as a trial lawyer, she gets more of a change than she wanted. She finds herself transported to 1888 Texas in the middle of a murder trial. Turner Reardon is
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America, and of the Several States of the American Union
Language: en
Pages: 1512
Authors: John Bouvier
Categories: Anglo-Norman dialect
Type: BOOK - Published: 1843 - Publisher:

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Married Women and the Law in Premodern Northwest Europe
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Cordelia Beattie, Matthew Frank Stevens
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Boydell Press

Fresh approaches to how premodern women were viewed in legal terms, demonstrating how this varied from country to country and across the centuries.