World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article
 

Barbara Aronstein Black

Barbara Aronstein Black (born 1933[1]) is an American legal scholar. She was the first woman to head an


  • Columbia Law School Faculty Profile

External links

  1. ^ a b "Book of Members, 1780–2010: Chapter B" (PDF). American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Archived (PDF) from the original on 25 July 2011. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  2. ^ Kleiman, Carol (March 9, 1987). "More women practice law, but barriers remain". Chicago Tribune. 
  3. ^ "Winning due credit for life experience". Milwaukee Journal. January 6, 1986. 
  4. ^ a b McFadde, Robert (May 8, 2001). "Charles L. Black Jr., 85, constitutional law expert who wrote on impeachment, dies". New York Times. 
  5. ^ Moss, Michael (6 June 1988). "Challenge rules, roles, new graduates told". Newsday. 
  6. ^ a b "Faculty Profiles - Barbara Aronstein Black". Columbia Law School. 
  7. ^ "The Blackwell Award". Hobart and William Smith College. 
  8. ^ "HWS: Barbara Aronstein Black". Hobart and William Smith College. 
  9. ^ "Some memories of Charles L. Black, Jr.". Yale Law Journal. June 1, 2002. 

References

Academic offices
Preceded by
Benno C. Schmidt, Jr.
Dean of Columbia Law School
1986–1991
Succeeded by
Lance Liebman

Barbara Black is the widow of constitutional scholar and civil rights pioneer Charles Black,[4] with whom she had three children.[9]

Black received her B.A. from Brooklyn College in 1953,[5] her LL.B. from Columbia Law School in 1955, and a Ph.D. from Yale University in 1975.[6] Black was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1989.[1] She was also for two years president of the American Society for Legal History.[6] Black's work has been concentrated in the area of contracts and legal history. She is a recipient of the Elizabeth Blackwell Award[7] and of the Federal Bar Association Prize of Columbia Law School.[8]

[4]

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.