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The Resource Investigating gender bias : law, courts, and the legal profession, edited by Joan Brockman and Dorothy E. Chunn

Investigating gender bias : law, courts, and the legal profession, edited by Joan Brockman and Dorothy E. Chunn

Label
Investigating gender bias : law, courts, and the legal profession
Title
Investigating gender bias
Title remainder
law, courts, and the legal profession
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joan Brockman and Dorothy E. Chunn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Brockman, Joan
  • Chunn, Dorothy E
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  • Sex discrimination
  • Women
  • Sociological jurisprudence
Label
Investigating gender bias : law, courts, and the legal profession, edited by Joan Brockman and Dorothy E. Chunn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on papers presented at a research consultation held in Vancouver on November 1-2, 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1. Gender bias in law : an overview. 1. Gender bias in law and the social sciences / Joan Brockman and Dorothy E. Chunn -- Part 2. General methodological issues. 2. Proving gender bias in the law and the legal system / Sheilah L. Martin -- 3. Exploring the ommissions and the silences in law around race / Sherene Razack -- 4. Researching gender bias in the courts : problems and prospects / Norma J. Wikler -- 5. The contribution of social science method to uncovering sexism in law / Gayle MacDonald -- 6. Anatomy of gender bias and backlash / Maureen A. Maloney --
  • Part 3. Substantive areas of the law. 7. Identifying gender bias in personal injury compensation / Elaine Gibson -- 8. Researching child sexual abuse : a case study / Margaret A. Jackson -- 9. Pros and cons of an anecdotal approach to the study of gender bias in criminal law / Mona G. Brown -- 10. Women and work : learning from the research experience / Pat Armstrong -- 11. Gender bias and the legal profession : challenges and choices / Mary Jane Mossman -- 12. Investigating gender bias in Canadian child custody law : reflections on questions and methods / Susan R. Boyd -- 13. The cost of sharing, the price of caring : problems in the determination of "equity" in family maintenance and support / Mary E. Morton -- Part 4. Conclusions. 14. "Running hard to stand still?" : future directions for studying "gender bias" in law / Dorothy E. Chunn and Joan Brockman
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 262 pages
Isbn
9781550770476
Lccn
93187851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
95-B2345
Label
Investigating gender bias : law, courts, and the legal profession, edited by Joan Brockman and Dorothy E. Chunn
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on papers presented at a research consultation held in Vancouver on November 1-2, 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1. Gender bias in law : an overview. 1. Gender bias in law and the social sciences / Joan Brockman and Dorothy E. Chunn -- Part 2. General methodological issues. 2. Proving gender bias in the law and the legal system / Sheilah L. Martin -- 3. Exploring the ommissions and the silences in law around race / Sherene Razack -- 4. Researching gender bias in the courts : problems and prospects / Norma J. Wikler -- 5. The contribution of social science method to uncovering sexism in law / Gayle MacDonald -- 6. Anatomy of gender bias and backlash / Maureen A. Maloney --
  • Part 3. Substantive areas of the law. 7. Identifying gender bias in personal injury compensation / Elaine Gibson -- 8. Researching child sexual abuse : a case study / Margaret A. Jackson -- 9. Pros and cons of an anecdotal approach to the study of gender bias in criminal law / Mona G. Brown -- 10. Women and work : learning from the research experience / Pat Armstrong -- 11. Gender bias and the legal profession : challenges and choices / Mary Jane Mossman -- 12. Investigating gender bias in Canadian child custody law : reflections on questions and methods / Susan R. Boyd -- 13. The cost of sharing, the price of caring : problems in the determination of "equity" in family maintenance and support / Mary E. Morton -- Part 4. Conclusions. 14. "Running hard to stand still?" : future directions for studying "gender bias" in law / Dorothy E. Chunn and Joan Brockman
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 262 pages
Isbn
9781550770476
Lccn
93187851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
95-B2345

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