28 Pages Posted: 22 Dec 2006
In this essay I argue that through the powerful coincidence of popularity, genre, and theme, Presumed Innocent and The Good Mother reinforce notions about the relation between good sex and bad mothering, and advance serious, nonfiction messages for women about law and sex.
Keywords: law, sex, motherhood, mothers, punishment
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Sanger, Carol, Seasoned to the Use. Michigan Law Review, Vol. 87, p. 1338, 1989. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=953220