Recommended Titles and Treatises

Rights of women: the authoritative ACLU guide to women's rights

by Lenora M. Lapidus. New York University Press. 4th edition. 2009.
412 pages.

This title is a comprehensive guide that explains in detail the rights of women under present U.S. law, and how these laws can be used in the continuing struggle to achieve full gender equality at home, in the workplace, at school, and in society at large. The Rights of Women explores the concept of equal protection and covers topics including employment, education, housing, and public accommodations. This handbook also examines the specific issues of trafficking, violence against women, welfare reform, and reproductive freedom.

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