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Gender and justice : why women in the judiciary really matter / Sally Kenney.

Author/Creator:
Kenney, Sally Jane.
Publication:
New York, NY : Routledge, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
310 p. 23 cm.
Series:
Perspectives on gender
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Subjects:
Women judges -- United States.
Sex discrimination in justice administration -- United States.
Contents:
Introduction: gender as a social process
Gender, judging, and difference
Mobilizing emotions: the case of Rosalie Wahl and the Minnesota Supreme Court
Strategic partnerships and women on the federal bench
Gender on the agenda: lessons from the United Kingdom
A case for representation: the European Court of Justice
Backlash against women judges
Conclusion : drawing on the history of women's exclusion from juries to make the case for women judges.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780415881449 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0415881447 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780415881432 (hardback : alk. paper)
0415881439 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780203122297 (ebook : alk. paper)
0203122291 (ebook : alk. paper)
OCLC:
698322637