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The Legal Relevance of Gender

Some Aspects of Sex-Based Discrimination

  • Sheila McLean
  • Noreen Burrows

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. O. F. Robinson
    Pages 40-60
  3. W. M. Gordon
    Pages 61-79
  4. Noreen Burrows
    Pages 102-118
  5. Tom Mullen
    Pages 146-169
  6. Chris Docherty
    Pages 170-194
  7. Sheila A. M. McLean
    Pages 195-215
  8. Patricia Lucie
    Pages 216-243
  9. Tom Mullen
    Pages 244-266
  10. Noreen Burrows, Esin Örücü
    Pages 267-275
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 276-287

About this book


A discussion of the nature of a discrimination directed both against women as individuals and as members of a group, examining the relevance of criteria which are used to justify such discrimination.


action Affirmative Action employment gender Historical Background immigration migration nature parliament property social security USA women

Editors and affiliations

  • Sheila McLean
    • 1
  • Noreen Burrows
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Forensic Medicine, Institute of Law and Ethics in MedicineUniversity of GlasgowUK
  2. 2.Department of European LawUniversity of GlasgowUK

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