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The female body and the law

by Zillah R. Eisenstein

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation -- United States,
    • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States,
    • Body, Human -- Law and legislation -- United States,
    • Feminism -- United States,
    • Sex differences

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementZillah R. Eisenstein.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4758 .E38 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 235 p. ;
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2050305M
      ISBN 100520063090
      LC Control Number88027890

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Zillah R. Eisenstein is Professor and Chair of Politics at Ithaca College and is the author of, among other books, "The Female Body and the Law" (California, ), which won the American Political Science Association's Victoria Schuck Award.

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