Catharine MacKinnon Professor

Catharine mackinnon

Catharine Alice MacKinnon (born October 7, 1946) is an American feminist, scholar, lawyer, teacher and activist. MacKinnon was born in Minnesota. Her mother is Elizabeth Valentine Davis; her father, George E. MacKinnon was a lawyer, congressman (1946 to 1949), and judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit (1969 to 1995). She also has two younger brothers. MacKinnon became the third generation of her family to attend her mother's alma mater, Smith College. She graduated at the top 2% of her class at Smith and moved on to receive her J.D. and Ph.D. from Yale University. She was the recipient of a National Science Foundation fellowship while at Yale Law School. MacKinnon was engaged to Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson for several years during the early 1990s, though the relationship subsequently ended. She has refused to discuss the relationship in later interviews. MacKinnon is the Elizabeth A. Long Professor of Law at the University of Michigan Law School. In 2007, she served as the Roscoe Pound Visiting Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. MacKinnon is a highly cited legal scholar.

Personal details

Date of birth
October 7th, 1946
Place of birth
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
Nationality
United States of America

Family

Parents

Education

1. Smith College Colleges/University

Smith College is a private, independent women's liberal arts college located in Northampton, Massachusetts, United States. It is the largest member of the Seven Sisters. Smith is also a member of the Five Colleges consortium, which allows its students to attend classes at four other Pioneer Valley institutions: Mount Holyoke College, Amherst College, Hampshire College, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. In 2010, U.S. News & World Report ranked it 14th among Best Liberal Arts Colleges. Notable alumnae include Catharine MacKinnon, Nancy Reagan, Barbara Bush, Betty Friedan, Gloria Steinem, Julia Child, Madeleine L'Engle, Sylvia Plath, Sherry Rehman, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Rochelle Lazarus, Laura D'Andrea Tyson and Yolanda King.

Type Private school
Endowment
2013. 1.56 bil. $
2010. 1.24 bil. $
Institution colors
Headquarters
7 College Lane, 01063 - Northampton, Massachusetts
Undergraduates
2013. 2,606
2010. 2,588
2009. 2,614
Postgraduates
2013. 427
2010. 525
Acceptance rate
2013. 43.0 %
2011. 45.0 %
Local tuition
2014. 44.5 K $
2010. 38.6 K $
Official web page www.smith.edu
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Smith College connected by profession and/or age

b. 1949., Professor
b. 1945., Professor
b. 1874., Professor
Professor
b. 1944., Actor
b. 1951., TV Writer
b. 1951., Dramatist
b. 1946., U.S. Congressperson

2. Yale University Colleges/University

Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

Institution info

Type Private university
Endowment
2013. 20.8 bil. $
2012. 19.3 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1701
Headquarters
246 Church Street, 06520 - New Haven, Connecticut
Undergraduates
2012. 5,379
2010. 5,310
2009. 5,270
Postgraduates
2012. 6,501
2011. 6,318
2010. 6,391
Acceptance rate
2014. 6.26 %
2012. 7.1 %
2012. 6.8 %
2010. 8.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 44 K $
2012. 42.3 K $
2011. 40.5 K $
2010. 38.3 K $
Official web page www.yale.edu
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Yale University connected by profession and/or age

b. 1943., Professor
b. 1946., Professor
b. 1943., Professor
b. 1951., Professor
b. 1947., Professor
b. 1944., Professor
b. 1950., Professor
b. 1942., Professor

3. Yale Law School Private university

Yale Law School (often referred to as Yale Law or YLS) is the law school of Yale University, located in New Haven, Connecticut, United States. Established in 1824, it offers the J.D., LL.M., J.S.D. and M.S.L. degrees in law. The school's small size and prestige makes its admissions process the most selective of any law school in the United States. Yale Law has consistently been ranked the number one law school in the country by U.S. News and World Report every year since the magazine began publishing law school rankings.

Type Private university
Endowment
2013. 1 bil. $
Founded
1843
Headquarters
127 Wall Street, 06511 - New Haven, Connecticut
Postgraduates
2013. 615
2011. 691
Acceptance rate
2013. 9.0 %
2011. 7.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 52.4 K $
2011. 50.3 K $
Official web page www.law.yale.edu
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Yale Law School connected by profession and/or age

b. 1946., Professor
b. 1949., Professor
b. 1947., Professor
b. 1970., Professor
b. 1938., Professor
b. 1971., Professor
b. 1961., Professor
b. 1954., Professor

Employments

Company Founded Positions
University of Michigan
1817
Official site
Other people associated with University of Michigan
Mathematician
U.S. Congressperson
Computer Scientist

Written work

1.Sexual harassment of working women

Editions Subjects Co-authors
1979. by Yale University Press at New Haven (312 pages)
United States of America
Law

2.Feminism Unmodified

Feminism, Sociology
Editions Subjects Co-authors
1987. at Cambridge
Gender studies
Woman
United States of America
Politics
International relations
Political Science
Law
Feminism

3.Toward a Feminist Theory of the State

Editions Subjects Co-authors
1989. by Harvard University Press at Cambridge (330 pages)
Social science
Feminism
Family

4.Only Words

Reference
Editions Subjects Co-authors
1993. by Harvard University Press at Cambridge (152 pages)
1995. by HarperCollins (110 pages)
Politics
Cultural studies
Pornography
United States of America
Law
Current events
Feminism

5.Women's Lives, Men's Laws

Editions Subjects Co-authors
2005. at Cambridge (576 pages)

6.Are women human?

Editions Subjects Co-authors
2006. at Cambridge

Wikipedia

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