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
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
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
347.73/2634
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8744
LC item number
.H57 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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 (pages 353-373) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • CARLISLE
  • TOPSFIELD
  • MERRIMAC
  • DRACUT
  • BOXFORD
  • NANDOVER
  • CHELMSFORD
  • GROTON
  • TEWKSBURY
  • LAWRENCE
  • HAMWEN
  • MIDDLETON
  • ANDOVER
  • MANCHESTER
  • BURLINGTON
  • DUNSTABLE
  • NREADING
  • IPSWICH
  • LOWELL
  • GEORGETOWN
  • HAVERHILL
  • ROCKPORT
  • METHUEN
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Country girl, city kid -- The lawsuit of Ruth's dreams -- Goldwater girl and card carrying member of the ACLU -- 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 -- 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 -- I'm Ruth, not Sandra -- Ginsburg's feminist voice -- The importance of being O'Connor and Ginsburg -- Justice O'Connor's self-inflicted wound -- The great dissenter -- Notorious R.G.B -- Our heroines
Control code
1616847
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiiii, 390 pages
Isbn
9780062238467
Lccn
2015002577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u187198
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1616847
  • (Sirsi) 1616847
  • (OCoLC)900868775

Library Locations

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      42.5945374 -71.3516266
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