This new and updated edition of Norgren and Nanda's classic text brings their examination of American cultural pluralism and the law up to date through the Clinton administration.
Analyzes the negotiation between law and the many subcultures that make up American society. Sections on race; religion; gender; and community discuss subjects such as law and Native Hawaiians; religious practice and drug use; gays and the law; and the homeless. For students and scholars of law and American studies. This second edition contains four new chapters, plus expanded material in other chapters. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)