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Description - American Constitutionalism, Marriage, and the Family by Patrick N. Cain

This edited volume in American constitutionalism places the Supreme Court's declaration of same-sex marriage rights in U.S. v. Windsor (2013) and Obergefell v. Hodges (2015) within the context of the Court's developing understanding of the legal and social status of marriage and the family. Leading scholars in the fields of political science, law, and religion examine the roots of the Court's affirmation of same-sex rights in a number of areas related to marriage and the family including the right to marry, equality and happiness in marriage, the right to privacy, freedom of association, property rights, parental power, and reproductive rights. Taken together, these essays evaluate the extent to which the Court's recent marriage rulings both break with and derive from the competing principles of American Constitutionalism.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781498528177
ISBN-10: 1498528171
Format: Hardback
(238mm x 158mm x 23mm)
Pages: 240
Imprint: Lexington Books
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publish Date: 21-Apr-2016
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Patrick N. Cain

Patrick N. Cain is associate professor of political science at Lakehead University. David Ramsey is assistant professor of government and pre-law advisor at the University of West Florida.

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