Sappho goes to law school : fragments in lesbian legal theory /

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Robson, Ruthann, 1956-
Imprint:New York : Columbia University Press, c1998.
Description:xv, 303 p. ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Series:Between men--between women
Subject:Feminist jurisprudence.
Lesbians -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Feminist jurisprudence.
Lesbians -- Legal status, laws, etc.
United States.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/3400824
Hidden Bibliographic Details
ISBN:0231105606 (cloth : alk. paper)
0231105614 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-294) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: The Appeal of Sappho
  • 1.. The Specter of a Lesbian Supreme Court Justice: Problems of Identity
  • 2.. Incendiary Categories
  • 3.. Convictions: Lesbians and Criminal Justice
  • 4.. Embodiment(s)
  • 5.. Taxonomies and Reflections: The Feminist Jurisprudence Question
  • 6.. Beginning from (My) Experience: Lesbian Narratives
  • 7.. The Codification of Lesbian Relationships: Examples from Law and Literature
  • 8.. States of Marriage
  • 9.. Resisting the Family: Repositioning Lesbians
  • 10.. The Third Sex, Third Parties, and Child Custody
  • 11.. Neither Sexy Nor Reasonable
  • 12.. To Market, to Market: Considering Class
  • 13.. Lesbian Sex in a Law School Classroom
  • Notes
  • Index