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Studying the role of gender in the federal courts

Molly Treadway Johnson

Studying the role of gender in the federal courts

a research guide

by Molly Treadway Johnson

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Published by Federal Judicial Center in Washington, DC (One Columbus Circle, N.E., Washington 20002-8003) .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Sex discrimination in justice administration -- Research -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[Molly Treadway Johnson].
      ContributionsFederal Judicial Center.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8700 .J64 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 205 p. :
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL878852M
      LC Control Number95166003
      OCLC/WorldCa32405325

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Studying the role of gender in the federal courts. Washington, DC (One Columbus Circle, N.E., Washington ): Federal Judicial Center, (OCoLC)   A research guide on how to do social science research, how to avoid the common pitfalls of analyzing data in a policy-charged environment, and how to work with social scientists who might provide assistance to courts.

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