Publications

Publications

1974 "Latter-Day Sense and Substance" in Religious Movements in Contemporary America. Princeton University Press.

1976 Commentary on Liminality and Sick Role, Man and Medicine, Vol. 2, No. 3.

1976 Review of Jorge Manach, Frontiers in the Americas, Teachers College Record, Vol. 78, No. 1.

1977 Jewish Identity and the JDL. Princeton University Press.

1977 Symbolic Anthropology: A Reader in the Study of Symbols and Meanings (co-edited). Columbia University Press.

1977 "The Invisible Event" (co-authored) in Symbolic Anthropology: A Reader in the Study of Symbols and Meanings. Columbia University Press.

1978 "On Anthropology and Education: Retrospect and Prospect,"(co-authored), Anthropology and Education Quarterly, Vol. 9, No. 3.

1979 Review of Barbara A. Babcock, The Reversible World: Symbolic Inversion in Art and Society, American Anthropologist, Vol. 81, No. 1.

1980 "Sex and the Law" (co-authored) in Handbook of Human Sexuality. Prentice Hall.

1980 Review of William E. Mitchell, Mishpokhe, American Anthropologist, Vol. 82, No. 3.

1981 Note ("A Jurisprudential Problem in the Submerged Lands Cases: International Law in a Domestic Dispute"), The Yale Law Journal, Vol. 90, No. 7.

1985 "AIDS: Social Meanings and Legal Ramifications," Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 1.

1988 "Religious Symbols and the Establishment of a National 'Religion,'" Mercer Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 2.

1990 "Status and Contract in Surrogate Motherhood: an Illumination of the Surrogacy Debate," Buffalo Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 2. Reprinted in Daily Journal Report (Supplement to The Los Angeles Daily Journal, The San Francisco Daily Journal and The Daily Reporter) (December 28, 1990).

1990 "Status and Contract in Feminist Legal Theory of the Family: A Reply to Bartlett," Women's Rights Law Reporter, Vol. 12, No. 2 (abstracted in Sociological Review).

1991 "The Law's Response to Parental Alcohol and 'Crack' Abuse," Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 4.

1991 "Surrogacy in New York," N.Y. Domestic Relations Reporter, Vol. 3, No. 7.

1991 "Review of 'Ownership of Life'" (Symposium on Surrogate Motherhood), N.Y. Domestic Relations Reporter, Vol. 3, No. 6.

1993 "Just a Gene: Judicial Assumptions About Parenthood," UCLA Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 3.

1993 Review of Marilyn Strathern, After Nature, American Anthropologist, Vol. 95, No. 2.

1994 Review of A.F. Robertson, Beyond the Family, Journal of Interdisciplinary History, Vol. 24.

1994 "The Family in Transition: From Griswold to Eisenstadt and Beyond," The Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 82, No. 4.

1994 "The 'Intent' of Reproduction: Reproductive Technology and the Parent-Child Bond," The Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 26, No. 4 (symposium issue).

1995 "Family Law and the Facts of Family" in Naturalizing Power. Routledge.

1995 "The Law Debates the Family: Reproductive Transformations," The Yale Journal of Law and Feminism, Vol. 7, No. 1.

1996 Review of Mark Tushnet, ed., The Warren Court in Historical and Political Perspective, Journal of Interdisciplinary History, Vol. 26.

1996 "Response to Professor Woodhouse," The Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 28, No. 1.

1996 "Suffer the Children: Nostalgia, Contradiction, and the New Reproductive Technologies," Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 28, No. 2 (symposium issue).

1996 "Why Has the Best Interest Standard Survived?: The Historic and Social Context," Children's Legal Rights Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1.

1997 "Transforming Childhood: Apprenticeship in American Law," New England Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 4.

1997 "The Fate of Childhood: Legal Models of Childhood and of the Parent-Child Relationship," Albany Law Review, Vol. 61, No. 2.

1997 "In a Pod," Jurimetrics: Journal of Law, Science and Technology, Vol 28, No.1.

1997 Defining the Family: Law, Reproduction, and Technologyin in an Uneasy Age. New York University Press.

1998 "The Morality of Choice: Estate Planning and the Client Who Chooses Not to Choose," Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 22, No. 1 (symposium issue).

1998 "An Emerging Consensus: Reproductive Technology and the Law," Vermont Law Review, Vol. 23, No. 2.

1999 "Forward: Cloning Debate," Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 27, No. 3 (symposium issue).

1999 "The Age of Autonomy: Legal Reconceptualizations of Childhood," Quinnipiac Law Review, Vol. 18, No. 3 (symposium issue).

2000 "Choice, Tradition, and the New Genetics: The Fragmentation of the Ideology of Family," Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 2.

2000 "A Rendezvous in the Marketplace?: The Transformation of Family Law," in Regulating Morality: A Comparison of the Role of the State in Mastering Mores in the Netherlands and the United States (Hans Krabbendam & Hans-Martien Ten Napel, eds.).

2000 Review of Paul Kahn, The Cultural Study of Law, American Anthropologist (forthcoming).

2001 "Personhood, Discrimination, and the New Genetics," Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 3.

2001 Comment on Kaja Finkler's Experiencing the New Genetics, Current Anthropology, Vol. 42, No. 2.

2001 "Ideologies of Discrimination: Personhood and the 'Genetic Group,'" Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Vol. 32, No. 4.

2002 "The Transformation of American Family Law," Hamishpat, Vol. 7.

2002 "The Constitution as Family Arbiter: A Moral in the Mess?" Columbia Law Review, Vol. 102, No. 2.

2003 "The Ideological Context of the Disability Rights Critique: Where Modernity and Tradition Meet," Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 30, No. 2.

2003 "Embryonic Discourse: Abortion, Stem Cells, and Cloning," Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 1.

2004 "Embryonic Discourse: Abortion, Stem Cells, and Cloning" (reprinted: Issues in Law & Medicine, Vol. 19, No. 3.

2005 Bioethics and the Law (co-authored with Prof. Lois Shepherd, Aspen Publishers).

2005 Teacher's Manual, Bioethics and the Law (co-authored with Prof. Lois Shepherd, Aspen Publishers).

2005 “Method, Mediations, and the Moral Dimensions of Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis,” Cumberland Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 3 (symposium issue).

2005 “The Evolution of the "Patient": Shifts in Attitudes About Consent, Genetic Information, and Commercialization in Health Care,” Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 34, No. 1.

2006 “Surrounding Embryos: Religion, Ideology and Politics,” Health Matrix: Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol. 16, No. 1 (symposium issue).

2006 “What’s an Embryo?: The Debate About Human Embryonic Stem Cells,” Hofstra Horizons, Fall 2006.

2006 “New Terms for an Old Debate: Embryos, Dying, and the ‘Culture Wars’,” Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy, Vol. 6, No. 2 (symposium issue).

2006 “Debating Conflicts: Medicine, Commerce, and Contrasting Ethical Orders,” Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 2 (symposium issue).

2006 Foreword (co-authored with Joel Weintraub) (“Biomedical Research and the Law”), Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 2 (symposium issue).

2008 “Biological Evaluations: Blood, Genes, and Family,” Akron Law Review, Vol. 41, No.2.

2008 “New Terms for an Old Debate: Embryos, Dying, and the ‘Culture Wars’,” reprinted in: Stem Cell Research: Law and Ethics (M.N. Bhavani, ed.).

2009 Bioethics and the Law (co-authored with Lois Shepherd, Aspen Publishers), Second Edition.

2009 “Attitudes Toward Embryonic Stem-Cell Research” (co-authored with Catherine Fisher and Terri Shapiro), Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 2 (symposium issue).

2009 Foreword (co-authored with Joel Weintraub) (“Biomedical Research and the Law: Embryonic Stem Cells, Clones and Genes”), Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 2 (symposium issue).

2009 “Where Is the Child?: Circumcision and Custody” in Boldt v. Boldt, J. Clinical Ethics, Vol. 20, No. 3 (symposium issue).

2010 “The Legal Development of the Informed Consent Doctrine: Past and Present,” Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, Vol. 19, No. 2.

2010 “Class Competition and the Failure of American Health Care: A Recent Illustration,” Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 3.

2010 “When Others Get Too Close: Immigrants, Class, and the Health Care Debate” (co-authored with Katherine R. Dieterich), Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 19, No. 2.

2010 “The Fractionalization of ‘Parent’: Transformations in Society and the Law,” Expert Review of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Vol. 5, No. 6 (forthcoming).

2011 Foreword (co-authored with Corinne Kyriacou and Rachel Kreier) (“New Directions in American Health Care: Innovations from Home and Abroad”), Hofstra Law Review (symposium issue) (forthcoming).

2011 “Weighing Status: Obesity, Class, and Health Reform” (co-authored with Katherine R. Dieterich), Oregon Law Review (forthcoming spring 2011).

2011 “Social and Legal Debate About the Affordable Care Act” (co-authored with Katherine Dieterich), University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review (forthcoming fall 2011).

2012   The “Other” Within:  Health Care Reform, Class, and the Politics of Reproduction (co-authored with Katherine R. Dieterich), Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 35.

2013 Bioethics and the Law (co-authored with Lois Shepherd, Aspen Publishers), Third Edition.

_____ From Tradition to Choice in Families and Healthcare Law:  Neither Father Nor Doctors “Knows Best,” J. Family Theory & Research (special issue:  “Making Connections:  Toward an Interdisciplinary Family Science!” (forthcoming).

_____ Dental Status, Class Status, and the Urban-Rural Divide:  The Teeth of the Matter, Fordham Urb. L.J. (special issue:  “Healthy Reform, Healthy Cities”) (forthcoming).

_____ Controlling Physician Speech: Furthering Partisan Interests at the Expense of the Good Health (in preparation)

_____ Debating Health Care: Class, Status, and the Body Politic (book, in preparation: a legal and cultural analysis of the effort to broaden health-care coverage in the U.S.)

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