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Directions in Sexual Harassment Law

Directions in Sexual Harassment Law

Catharine A. MacKinnon and Reva B. Siegel (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300098006
eISBN:
9780300135305
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300098006.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

When it was published twenty-five years ago, Catharine MacKinnon's pathbreaking work Sexual Harassment of Working Women had a major impact on the development of sexual harassment law. The U.S. ... More

Eloquence and ReasonCreating a First Amendment Culture

Eloquence and Reason: Creating a First Amendment Culture

Robert L. Tsai

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300117233
eISBN:
9780300151879
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300117233.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book presents a theory of the First Amendment's development. During the twentieth century, Americans gained trust in its commitments, turned the First Amendment into an instrument for social ... More

Friends Hold All Things in CommonTradition, Intellectual Property, and the Adages of Erasmus

Friends Hold All Things in Common: Tradition, Intellectual Property, and the Adages of Erasmus

Kathy Eden

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300087574
eISBN:
9780300133646
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300087574.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

Erasmus's Adages—a vast collection of the proverbial wisdom of Greek and Roman antiquity—was published in 1508 and became one of the most influential works of the Renaissance. It also marked a ... More

The Future of Law and EconomicsEssays in Reform and Recollection

The Future of Law and Economics: Essays in Reform and Recollection

Guido Calabresi

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300195897
eISBN:
9780300216264
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300195897.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

In a concise, compelling argument, one of the founders and most influential advocates of the law and economics movement divides the subject into two separate areas, which are identified with Jeremy ... More

Gender Nonconformity and the Law

Gender Nonconformity and the Law

Kimberly A Yuracko

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300125856
eISBN:
9780300217858
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300125856.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Sex discrimination in employment has been prohibited by federal law since the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. When the Act was passed, its target was clear. It sought to end women’s ... More

History of the Yale Law SchoolThe Tercentennial Lectures

History of the Yale Law School: The Tercentennial Lectures

Anthony T. Kronman (ed.)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300095647
eISBN:
9780300128765
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300095647.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

The entity that became the Yale Law School started life early in the nineteenth century as a proprietary school, operated as a sideline by a couple of New Haven lawyers. The New Haven school ... More

Hollow JusticeA History of Indigenous Claims in the United States

Hollow Justice: A History of Indigenous Claims in the United States

David E. Wilkins

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300119268
eISBN:
9780300186000
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300119268.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book explores Native American claims against the United States government over the past two centuries. Despite the federal government's multiple attempts to redress indigenous claims, a close ... More

Imperial from the BeginningThe Constitution of the Original Executive

Imperial from the Beginning: The Constitution of the Original Executive

Saikrishna Bangalore Prakash

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780300194562
eISBN:
9780300213416
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300194562.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book offers the first truly comprehensive study of the original American presidency. Drawing from a vast range of sources both well-known and obscure, the book reconstructs the powers and duties ... More

Insincere PromisesThe Law of Misrepresented Intent

Insincere Promises: The Law of Misrepresented Intent

Ian Ayres and Gregory Klass

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300106756
eISBN:
9780300127133
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300106756.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

How can a promise be a lie? Answer: when the promisor never intended to perform the promise. Such incidences of promissory fraud are frequently litigated because they can result in punitive damages ... More

Interpreting the Bible and the Constitution

Interpreting the Bible and the Constitution

Jaroslav Pelikan

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300102673
eISBN:
9780300130768
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300102673.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Both the Bible and the Constitution have the status of “Great Code,” but each of these important texts is controversial as well as enigmatic. They are asked to speak to situations that their authors ... More

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