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Call # KF228.R59 W47 2005
Title What Roe v. Wade should have said : the nation's top legal experts rewrite America's most controversial decision / edited with an introduction by Jack M. Balkin
Imprint New York : New York University Press, c2005
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Descript. xiii, 288 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Summary/Abstract "In What Roe v. Wade Should Have Said, eleven distinguished constitutional scholars rewrite the opinions in this controversial case in light of thirty years' experience but making use only of sources available at the time of the original decision. Taking positions both for and against the constitutional right to abortion, the contributors offer novel and illuminating arguments that get to the heart of this case. In addition, Jack M. Balkin gives a detailed introduction to Roe v. Wade, chronicling the history of the Roe litigation, the constitutional and political clashes that followed, and the state of abortion rights in the United States today."--BOOK JACKET
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-273) and index
Subject Roe, Jane, 1947- -- Trials, litigation, etc
Wade, Henry -- Trials, litigation, etc
Abortion -- Law and legislation -- United States
Trials (Abortion) -- United States
Alt Author Balkin, J. M.
OCLC # 57319728
Table of Contents
Pt. IIntroduction 
 Roe v. Wade : an engine of controversy / Jack M. Balkin3
Pt. IIRevised opinions in Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton 
  J. M. Balkin (judgment of the court)31
 Reva B. Siegel (concurring)63
 Mark Tushnet (concurring)86
 Anita L. Allen (concurring in the judgment)92
 Jed Rubenfeld (concurring in the judgment except as to Doe)109
 Robin West (concurring in the judgment)121
 Cass R. Sunstein (concurring in the judgment)148
 Akhil Reed Amar (concurring in Roe, dissenting in Doe)152
 Jeffrey Rosen (dissenting)170
 Teresa Stanton Collett (dissenting)187
 Michael Stokes Paulsen (dissenting)196