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Women, Law, & Human Rights eJournal

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2 Jan 1997 through 31 Jan 2015

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1 1,545 Domestic Violence and Women's Safety: Feminist Challenges to Restorative Justice
Julie Stubbs
University of New South Wales (UNSW, Australia) - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2008
Last Revised: 17 Jan 2008
2 956 The Trajectory of Trauma: Bodies and Minds of Abortion Discourse
Jeannie Suk
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 22 Jan 2010
Last Revised: 31 Mar 2010
3 930 Surrogacy and India
Smith Chandra
NALSAR University of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Feb 2011
Last Revised: 7 May 2013
4 913 Statistical Evidence on the Gender Gap in Law Firm Partner Compensation
Marina Angel, Eun-Young Whang, Rajiv D. Banker and Joseph Lopez
Temple University - Beasley School of Law, University of Texas-Pan American, Temple University - Department of Accounting and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Date posted to database: 10 Sep 2010
Last Revised: 19 Apr 2014
5 880 The Case for the Federation of Law Societies Rejecting Trinity Western University's Proposed Law Degree Program
Elaine Craig
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Date posted to database: 19 Jan 2013
Last Revised: 7 Aug 2013
6 850 The Semiotics of Women's Human Rights in Iran
Susan Tiefenbrun
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Date posted to database: 26 Mar 2007
Last Revised: 13 Oct 2008
7 793 What If Sharia Weren’t the Enemy? Rethinking International Women’s Rights Advocacy on Islamic Law
Asifa Quraishi-Landes
University of Wisconsin Law School
Date posted to database: 18 Feb 2011
Last Revised: 3 May 2012
8 604 Women and Abortion in Canada: What's Law Got to Do with It?
Shelley A. M. Gavigan
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Dec 2009
Last Revised: 21 Dec 2009
9 598 Women's Reproductive Rights as a Political Price of Post-Communist Transformation in Poland
Joanna Diane Caytas
Columbia University
Date posted to database: 1 Jul 2013
Last Revised: 1 Jul 2013
10 575 Rescuing Trafficking from Ideological Capture: Prostitution Reform and Anti-Trafficking Law and Policy
Janie A. Chuang
American University - Washington College of Law
Date posted to database: 3 Sep 2010
Last Revised: 3 Sep 2010

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
2 Dec 2014 through 31 Jan 2015

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1 59 The New Self-Defence Law: Progressive Development or Status Quo?
Vanessa MacDonnell
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Date posted to database: 28 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 2 Jan 2015
2 43 Extracting More than Resources: Human Security and Arctic Indigenous Women
Victoria Sweet
National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Date posted to database: 3 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 3 Dec 2014
3 43 Burqa: Human Right or Human Wrong?
Farinaz Zamani and Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 15 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 15 Jan 2015
4 33 Transforming Cultural Norms of Sexual Violence Against Women
Melissa L. Breger
Albany Law School
Date posted to database: 24 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 1 Jan 2015
5 31 Leaving No (Nonmarital) Child Behind
Courtney G. Joslin
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Date posted to database: 9 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 9 Jan 2015
6 30 Rape Myths: An Overview of Perceptions and Beliefs
Muhammad Abdullah Avais, Rafique Ahmed Chandio and Ahmed Ali Brohi
University of Sindh - Department of Sociology, University of Sindh - Department of Economics and Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology. University of Sindh, Jamshoro
Date posted to database: 10 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 17 Dec 2014
7 24 Arrests of and Forced Interventions on Pregnant Women in the United States, 1973-2005: Implications for Women's Legal Status and Public Health
Lynn M. Paltrow and Jeanne Flavin
National Advocates for Pregnant Women and Fordham University
Date posted to database: 14 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 14 Dec 2014
8 20 An Annotated Bibliography on Justice and Legal Pluralism in Mindanao Briefing Paper No. 1: Ways for Women to Participate in Peacebuilding (Philippines)
Imelda Deinla and Veronica Taylor
Australian National University (ANU) - Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet) and Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet)
Date posted to database: 23 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 26 Jan 2015
9 20 'Walk[Ing] the Halls of Power'? Understanding Women's Participation in International Peace and Security
Catherine O'Rourke
University of Ulster - Transitional Justice Institute
Date posted to database: 12 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
10 19 HIV, Violence Against Women, and Criminal Law Interventions
Aziza Ahmed
Northeastern University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 12 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 17 Dec 2014





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