Still unequal: the shameful truth about women and justice in America
Includes bibliographical references (p. 415-439) and index. 1.Legal Education.The Rise of a Morally Bankrupt System: Learning to "Think Like a Lawyer"The History of Women in Law Schools: Portia at the Gates.Classroom Atmosphere: What Is Wrong with This Picture?Sexual Harassment: Wolves in the Schoolhouse.A Tale of Casebook Chauvinism: Women Get No Respect.Teaching Rape: What Is (Almost) Everyone Afraid Of?Tenure Travails: Law Schools Are Not Equal Opportunity Employers.Harvard: Beirut on the Charles --2.Women at the Bar.The History of Women Lawyers: The Door Is Slammed Shut ... or Nearly So...Getting Started: Many Are Called...Private Practice: Invited in but Locked Out.Bringing Up Baby: The Law and Children.Rainmaking: The Last Frontier.Law Firm Lust: Sexual Harassment --3.The Law and the Courts.History of Women's Place in Our Legal Code: In the Beginning ... There Was Sexism...Courtroom Demeanor: Lady Lawyers and 'Gentlemen' Judges.Divorce: Breaking up Is Hard to Do.Custody: Rights and Rage.Domestic Violence: How Many More Women Must Die?Sexual Assault: Rape.Conclusion: Still Unequal After All These Years.
- LCC: KF4758
- Dewey Decimal: 342.73/0878
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: viii, 452 p. ; 25 cm.
- Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation -- United States
- Sexual harassment of women -- Law and legislation -- United States
- Sex discrimination in justice administration -- United States
- Sex crimes -- United States
- Women -- Crimes against -- United States
- Women lawyers -- United States
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