Fineman, Martha Albertson

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FINEMAN, Martha Albertson

FINEMAN, Martha Albertson. American, b. 1943. Genres: Law, Women's studies and issues. Career: Law clerk, U.S. Court of Appeals (7th Circuit), 1975-76; University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison, WI, assistant professor then associate professor, 1976-86, professor, 1987-91; Columbia University School of Law, New York, NY, Maurice T. Moore professor, 1991-; Cornell University School of Law, Ithaca, NY, Dorothea S. Clarke Professor of Feminist Jurisprudence, 1991-. Columbia University, director of Feminism and Legal Theory Project, 1984-; University of Wisconsin Law School Institute of Legal Studies, director of family law and policy program, 1988-90; Columbia University, visiting professor, 1990-91. Publications: (with others) The Politics of Child Custody Decisionmaking, 1989; (with others) Child Advocacy, 1990; (ed., with N.S. Thomadsen) At the Boundaries of Law: Feminism and Legal Theory, 1991; The Illusion of Equality: The Rhetoric and Reality of Divorce Reform, 1991; (with others) Lawyering and Its Limits, 1991; (with others) Symbolism, Language and Politics, 1992; (ed., with R. Mykitiuk) The Public Nature of Private Violence: The Discovery of Domestic Abuse, 1994; The Neutered Mother, the Sexual Family, and Other Twentieth Century Tragedies, 1995; (ed., with I. Karpin) Mothers in Law: Feminist Theory and the Legal Regulation of Motherhood, 1995; (ed. with M. McCluskey) Feminism, Media and the Law, 1997; (with others) Justice and Power in Sociological Studies, 1997; (with others) Analyzing Law, 1998. Contributor of articles and book reviews to professional journals. Address: Columbia University School of Law, 435 West 116th St., New York, NY 10027, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]