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Social and Economic Rights

ALAN BRUDNER

in Constitutional Goods

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199225798
eISBN:
9780191706516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199225798.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter distinguishes those egalitarian transformations of equality rights that are organic developments of liberal justice from those incompatible therewith. Section 1 discusses the libertarian ... More


Reverse discrimination

Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen

in Making Sense of Affirmative Action

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190648787
eISBN:
9780190648817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190648787.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter argues that there simply is no cogent objection to affirmative action based on the fact that, by its very nature, it is a form of unjust discrimination. The core of the chapter’s ... More


The Non-discrimination Principle: Unbounding the State?

Turkuler Isiksel

in Europe's Functional Constitution: A Theory of Constitutionalism Beyond the State

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198759072
eISBN:
9780191819698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198759072.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter analyzes the evolution of the EU’s non-discrimination principle from a norm designed to promote market integration into a constitutional framework for equal treatment. Although it ... More


The Three-Part Test and the Opportunity to Play

Deborah L. Brake

in Getting in the Game: Title IX and the Women's Sports Revolution

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814799659
eISBN:
9780814789797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814799659.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines Title IX's three-part test for measuring equal participation opportunities. It first considers the development of the test, whose overall goal is to increase girls' and women's ... More


From Black Power to Class Action: The International Association of Black Professional Firefighters and the Rise of Fire Department Discrimination Litigation

David Goldberg

in Black Firefighters and the FDNY: The Struggle for Jobs, Justice, and Equity in New York City

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781469633626
eISBN:
9781469633633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469633626.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter focuses on the influence that the Black Power movement and rise of employment discrimination litigation had on the Vulcan Society and Black firefighters across the country. The ... More


The Fifth European Union Freedom

Giovanni Comandé

in Constitutionalization of European Private Law: XXII/2

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780198712107
eISBN:
9780191780257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712107.003.0003
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses the role of EU citizenship in redefining the scope of fundamental rights by aggregating new bundles of rights. It argues that EU citizenship takes form through case law as the ... More


3 The Three-Part Test and the Opportunity to Play

Deborah L. Brake

in Getting in the Game: Title IX and the Women's Sports Revolution

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814799659
eISBN:
9780814789797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814799659.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines Title IX's three-part test for measuring equal participation opportunities. It first considers the development of the test, whose overall goal is to increase girls' and women's ... More


Southern White Patriarchy

Angie Maxwell and Todd Shields

in The Long Southern Strategy: How Chasing White Voters in the South Changed American Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190265960
eISBN:
9780190939403
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190265960.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The pedestal upon which southern white womanhood stands is buttressed by an equally sacred southern white masculinity characterized by a distorted notion of honor, a penchant for violence, and male ... More


The Argumen

J. Harvie Wilkinson

in From Brown to Bakke: The Supreme Court and School Integration: 1945-1978

Published in print:
1979
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195025675
eISBN:
9780197559963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195025675.003.0018
Subject:
Education, History of Education

At first glance Allan Bakke seemed to be just another ordinary citizen whom landmark litigation was about to cast up from obscurity. The fortuity of other Supreme Court decisions had earlier taken ... More


Education and Law: Court Rulings on Prayer and Bible Reading

Candy Gunther Brown

in Debating Yoga and Mindfulness in Public Schools: Reforming Secular Education or Reestablishing Religion?

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469648484
eISBN:
9781469648507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469648484.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Chapter 1 illuminates the educational and legal contexts in which yoga and meditation entered the U.S. cultural mainstream. Beginning in the seventeenth century, public schools taught Protestant ... More


What is Discrimination? Gender in the American Economic Association, 1935–2004

Daniel S. Hamermesh and Daniel S. Hamermesh

in Demand for Labor: The Neglected Side of the Market

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198791379
eISBN:
9780191833847
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791379.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Measuring market discrimination is extremely difficult except i where physical output measures allow direct measurement of productivity. We illustrate this point with evidence on elections to offices ... More


“A Sensitive and Difficult Task”: Establishing a Framework for Newsroom Integration, 1977–89

Gwyneth Mellinger

in Chasing Newsroom Diversity: From Jim Crow to Affirmative Action

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037382
eISBN:
9780252094644
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037382.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter explores the hiring initiative as a historically, politically, and socially contingent event; and covers the period of greatest racial instability within ASNE, roughly 1977 through the ... More


What Questions Can Be Referred?

Morten Broberg and Niels Fenger

in Broberg and Fenger on Preliminary References to the European Court of Justice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198843580
eISBN:
9780191925986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198843580.003.0004
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Chapter 4 examines which questions can be referred for a preliminary ruling. The European Court of Justice has jurisdiction to give preliminary rulings on the interpretation of the Treaties, and on ... More


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