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The Resource The Supreme Court in the intimate lives of Americans : birth, sex, marriage, childrearing, and death, Howard Ball

The Supreme Court in the intimate lives of Americans : birth, sex, marriage, childrearing, and death, Howard Ball

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The Supreme Court in the intimate lives of Americans : birth, sex, marriage, childrearing, and death
Title
The Supreme Court in the intimate lives of Americans
Title remainder
birth, sex, marriage, childrearing, and death
Statement of responsibility
Howard Ball
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ball, Howard
Dewey number
347.73/26
Index
index present
LC call number
KF3760
LC item number
.B35 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • Human reproduction
  • Abortion
  • Right to die
  • Reproduction humaine
  • Avortement
  • Droit à la mort
  • Abortion
  • Human reproduction
  • Right to die
  • United States
Label
The Supreme Court in the intimate lives of Americans : birth, sex, marriage, childrearing, and death, Howard Ball
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Fundamental" rights versus state interests: the balancing process. "I am not talking very much like a lawyer" -- The U.S. Supreme court and "fundamental" rights -- The liberty and rights protected by the Due Process Clause -- Is there a protected liberty interest for persons having intimate homosexual relations? -- The limits of sexual privacy. Marriage and marital privacy. "I should like to suggest a substantial change for your consideration" -- Heterosexual marriage -- Molecular changes in the definition and reality of the traditional marital relationship -- The dilemma of intimate violence and congressional passage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), 1994 -- Same-sex marriage -- Congressional passage of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), 1996. The "rhapsody of the unitary family". "Something smells about this case" -- Who is family? -- Family privacy versus state interests -- Family privacy rights versus personal autonomy and other constitutional rights. Motherhood or not, that is her decision. "I will be God-damned!" -- Not having children: abortion as a personal right -- After Roe, what are the limits of "state actions" that regulate the abortion procedure? -- After Roe, what are a husband's rights? -- When a minor daughter wants to terminate her pregnancy -- Back into the vortex: the "partial birth" abortion controversy. Raising the child: "father knows best"?. "This is really a ridiculous case to be absorbing our time" -- Raising and educating children -- The mental and physical health and welfare of the child -- Children's rights: visiting the grandparents. "Let me go!": death in the family. "This case should never have been started" -- Terminating life support for an incompetent family member: passive euthanasia -- Physician-assisted suicide: active euthanasia. Family and personal privacy in the twenty-first century. "She kept screaming" -- Is the house still a castle? -- The "medical necessity" exception and federal anti-marijuana-use law
Control code
ocm49873336
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 265 pages
Isbn
9780814798621
Lccn
2002004198
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o49873336
  • (OCoLC)49873336
Label
The Supreme Court in the intimate lives of Americans : birth, sex, marriage, childrearing, and death, Howard Ball
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Fundamental" rights versus state interests: the balancing process. "I am not talking very much like a lawyer" -- The U.S. Supreme court and "fundamental" rights -- The liberty and rights protected by the Due Process Clause -- Is there a protected liberty interest for persons having intimate homosexual relations? -- The limits of sexual privacy. Marriage and marital privacy. "I should like to suggest a substantial change for your consideration" -- Heterosexual marriage -- Molecular changes in the definition and reality of the traditional marital relationship -- The dilemma of intimate violence and congressional passage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), 1994 -- Same-sex marriage -- Congressional passage of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), 1996. The "rhapsody of the unitary family". "Something smells about this case" -- Who is family? -- Family privacy versus state interests -- Family privacy rights versus personal autonomy and other constitutional rights. Motherhood or not, that is her decision. "I will be God-damned!" -- Not having children: abortion as a personal right -- After Roe, what are the limits of "state actions" that regulate the abortion procedure? -- After Roe, what are a husband's rights? -- When a minor daughter wants to terminate her pregnancy -- Back into the vortex: the "partial birth" abortion controversy. Raising the child: "father knows best"?. "This is really a ridiculous case to be absorbing our time" -- Raising and educating children -- The mental and physical health and welfare of the child -- Children's rights: visiting the grandparents. "Let me go!": death in the family. "This case should never have been started" -- Terminating life support for an incompetent family member: passive euthanasia -- Physician-assisted suicide: active euthanasia. Family and personal privacy in the twenty-first century. "She kept screaming" -- Is the house still a castle? -- The "medical necessity" exception and federal anti-marijuana-use law
Control code
ocm49873336
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 265 pages
Isbn
9780814798621
Lccn
2002004198
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o49873336
  • (OCoLC)49873336

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