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Just marriage

Author: Mary Lyndon Shanley; Joshua Cohen; Deborah Chasman
Publisher: Oxford [UK] ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2004.
Series: New democracy forum/Boston review series.
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As the national debate intensifies over what marriage is and who may marry, Mary Lyndon Shanley argues that although the state should continue to play a role in regulating personal relations, the law must be fundamentally reformed if marriage is to become a more just institution.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Lyndon Shanley; Joshua Cohen; Deborah Chasman
ISBN: 0195176251 9780195176254 019517626X 9780195176261
OCLC Number: 54778523
Description: xi, 116 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Just marriage: on the public importance of private unions / Mary Lyndon Shanley --
The public stake / Nancy F. Cott --
Marriage: love or care? / Joan C. Tronto --
Of federalism and caste / Cass R. Sunstein --
Why marriage? / Martha Alberston Fineman --
Mystification, neutrality, and same-sex couples in marriage / David B. Cruz --
The relational case for same-sex marriage / William N. Eskridge, Jr. --
A communitarian position for civil unions / Amitai Etzioni --
Between justice and commitment / Milton C. Regan, Jr. --
Just monogamy? / Elizabeth F. Emens --
The public supports of love / Drucilla Cornell --
After marriage / Wendy Brown --
Beyond marriage / Brenda Cossman --
Why we should disestablish marriage / Tamara Metz --
Afterword / Mary Lyndon Shanley.
Series Title: New democracy forum/Boston review series.
Responsibility: Mary Lyndon Shanley ; edited by Joshua Cohen and Deborah Chasman for Boston Review.
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From legal decisions on gay marriage to the promotion of marriage for low-income families, the "sacred institution" of marriage has turned into a public battleground. This book states that while the  Read more...

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"It is difficult for disagreements about the public meaning of marriage to be reasonable today. Mary Shanley sets the tone with strong views reasonably stated, and her interlocutors follow her Read more...

 
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