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The Resource Sisters in Law : how Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg went to the Supreme Court and changed the world, Linda Hirshman

Sisters in Law : how Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg went to the Supreme Court and changed the world, Linda Hirshman

Label
Sisters in Law : how Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg went to the Supreme Court and changed the world
Title
Sisters in Law
Title remainder
how Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg went to the Supreme Court and changed the world
Statement of responsibility
Linda Hirshman
Title variation
Sisters in law
Title variation remainder
how Sandra Day OConnor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg went to the Supreme Court and changed the world
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the intertwined lives of the first two women to be appointed to the Supreme Court examines their respective religious and political beliefs while sharing insights into how they have influenced interpretations of the Constitution to promote equal rights for women
Summary
An account of the intertwined lives of the first and second woman Supreme Court justices examines their respective religious and political beliefs while sharing insights into how they have influenced interpretations of the Constitution to promote equal rights for women
Writing style
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer Lists, 2016
  • Library Journal Best Books 2015
Biography type
collective biography
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10443386
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hirshman, Linda R
Dewey number
347.73/2634
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • O'Connor, Sandra Day
  • Ginsburg, Ruth Bader
  • Women judges
  • Judges
  • United States
  • Ginsburg, Ruth Bader
  • O'Connor, Sandra Day
  • United States
  • Judges
  • Women judges
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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how Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg went to the Supreme Court and changed the world
Label
Sisters in Law : how Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg went to the Supreme Court and changed the world, Linda Hirshman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Ruffled collars -- Sandra and Ruth come into their own. Country girl, city kid ; The lawsuit of Ruth's dreams ; Goldwater girl and card-carrying member of the ACLU -- Chief litigator for the Women's Rights Project. Act one : building women's equality ; Intermission : abortion ; Act two : equality in peril ; Act three : stay-at-home-dad to the rescue ; Finale : boys and girls together -- FWOTSC. Sandra O'Connor raises Arizona ; Welcome Justice O'Connor ; Women work for Justice O'Connor ; Queen Sandra's court ; No queen's peace in the abortion wars -- Sisters in law. I'm Ruth, not Sandra ; Ginsburg's feminist voice ; The importance of being O'Connor and Ginsburg ; Justice O'Connor's self-inflicted wound -- Absolute legacy. The great dissenter ; Notorious R.B.G. ; Our heroines
Control code
ocn900868775
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiii, 390 pages
Isbn
9780062238467
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2015002577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)900868775
Label
Sisters in Law : how Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg went to the Supreme Court and changed the world, Linda Hirshman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Ruffled collars -- Sandra and Ruth come into their own. Country girl, city kid ; The lawsuit of Ruth's dreams ; Goldwater girl and card-carrying member of the ACLU -- Chief litigator for the Women's Rights Project. Act one : building women's equality ; Intermission : abortion ; Act two : equality in peril ; Act three : stay-at-home-dad to the rescue ; Finale : boys and girls together -- FWOTSC. Sandra O'Connor raises Arizona ; Welcome Justice O'Connor ; Women work for Justice O'Connor ; Queen Sandra's court ; No queen's peace in the abortion wars -- Sisters in law. I'm Ruth, not Sandra ; Ginsburg's feminist voice ; The importance of being O'Connor and Ginsburg ; Justice O'Connor's self-inflicted wound -- Absolute legacy. The great dissenter ; Notorious R.B.G. ; Our heroines
Control code
ocn900868775
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiii, 390 pages
Isbn
9780062238467
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2015002577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)900868775

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