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Author Barouch, Timothy, 1974- author.

Title The child before the court : judgment, citizenship, and the constitution / Timothy Barouch
Published Tuscaloosa, Alabama : The University of Alabama Press, [2021]


Description 1 online resource (x, 262 pages)
Series Rhetoric, law, and the humanities
Rhetoric, law, and the humanities.
Contents Introduction : the child as a representative anecdote for the citizen -- Virtuous character : nineteenth-century controversies -- Natural liberty : Turner, Meyer, and Pierce -- Patriotism and politics : Gobitis and Barnette -- Procedure, care, and liberty : in re Gault -- Strategic performance : Tinker v. Des Moines Independent School District -- Tradition against the individual : Ingraham v. Wright -- Tradition against democratic majorities : Parham v. J.R. -- Tradition against Free Speech : Bethel School District v. Fraser -- Limited state obligations : Hazelwood et al. v. Kuhlmeier -- The impoverished social contract : DeShaney v. Winnebago County DSS -- The National interest : Morse v. Frederick -- Conclusion : citizenship and judgment in uncertain times
Summary "A study that challenges our notions about citizenship and judgment by considering the place of the "child" in both historical and contemporary legal discourse in landmark cases involving the child's rights to free speech and due process"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Juvenile courts -- United States
Juvenile justice, Administration of -- United States
Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
Children's rights -- United States
Minors -- United States
Citizenship -- United States
Unaccompanied immigrant children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
Children -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Children's rights
Juvenile courts
Juvenile justice, Administration of
United States
Form Electronic book
ISBN 081739365X