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Women's Human Rights and the Conversation Across Cultures


Penelope Andrews


University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law


Albany Law Review, Vol. 67, No. 2, 2003

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This comment examines the vision of women's rights and equality as outlined in CEDAW. It raises some of the possibilities and limitations associated with universalizing legal norms in a context of enormous global disparities, particularly in material and cultural terms.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 6

Keywords: women's human rights, culture

JEL Classification: K33


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Date posted: March 8, 2007 ; Last revised: May 31, 2010

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Andrews, Penelope, Women's Human Rights and the Conversation Across Cultures. Albany Law Review, Vol. 67, No. 2, 2003. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=968389

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