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1.

Freedom of Expression and Morality Based Impediments to the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights

Nevada Law Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Randazza Legal Group
Downloads 2,229
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Between Irua and 'Female Genital Mutilation': Feminist Human Rights Discourse and the Cultural Divide

Harvard Human Rights Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 1-55, 1995
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
Downloads 1,812
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Defining Male and Female: Intersexuality and the Collision between Law and Biology

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 41, p. 265, 1999, TJSL Legal Studies Research Paper No. 896307
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 17 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 1,360
4.

International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law

Research Handbook on International Conflict and Security Law, Christian Henderson and Nigel White, eds., Edward Elgar, 2012 (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 25 May 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Université du Luxembourg
Downloads 1,257
5.

International Courts as Agents of Legal Change: Evidence from LGBT Rights in Europe

68:1 International Organization 77-110 (2014)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 May 2011 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 1,193
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Pornography, Censorship and the Internet

LAW AND THE INTERNET, L. Edwards & C. Waelde, eds., Hart Publishing, 2009
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 1,090
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Including Transgender Athletes in Sex-Segregated Sport

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in Sport: Essays from Activists, Coaches, and Scholars, p. 23, G. B. Cunningham, ed., Center for Sport Management Research and Education, 2012, Western New England University School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-15
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Western New England University School of Law
Downloads 965
8.

Is Democracy Like Sex?

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 1635, 1995, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 112
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 897
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Sexual Orientation and Human Rights: Putting Homophobia on Trial

AFRICAN SEXUALITIES: A READER, Sylvia Tamale, ed., Pambazuka Press, 2011, Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Downloads 851
10.

Human Rights at Home: Domestic Violence as a Human Rights Violation

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 40, pp. 19-77, 2008
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 850
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Our First Unisex President?: Black Masculinity and Obama's Feminine Side

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 86, p. 633, 2009, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 09-01
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
Downloads 734
12.

Egypt: Criminal Law

HANDBOOK OF COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL LAW, Stanford University Press, 2011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 May 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Criminal Justice Institute, Harvard Law School
Downloads 700
13.

Gendercide and the Cultural Context of Sex Trafficking in China

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 32, No. 3, p. 731, 2009, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Research Paper No. 1522603
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Thomas Jefferson School of Law and Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 665
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From Discretion to Disbelief: Recent Trends in Refugee Determinations on the Basis of Sexual Orientation in Australia and the United Kingdom

International Journal of Human Rights, Vol. 13, No. 2/3, 2009
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Technology, Sydney, Faculty of Law
Downloads 634
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Globalization Versus Normative Policy: A Case Study on the Failure of the Barbie Doll in the Indian Market

Asian Pacific Law and Policy Journal, Vol. 13, No. 1, Fall 2011
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 625
16.

Unsex Cedaw, or What's Wrong with Women's Rights

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 20
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 31 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Pace Law School
Downloads 622
17.

Permission for Domestic Violence: Marital Rape in Ghanaian Marriages

Women's Rights Law Reporter, Vol. 29, p. 63, 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 589
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Refugee Law and State Accountability for Violence Against Women: A Comparative Analysis of Legal Approaches to Recognizing Asylum Claims Based on Gender Persecution

Harvard Women’s Law Journal, 25th Anniversary Issue, Vol. 25, pp. 281-318, 2002,
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Western Ontario - Faculty of Law
Downloads 548
19.

Empowerment or Estrangement? Liberal Feminism's Vision of the 'Progress' of Muslim Women

University of Baltimore Law Forum, Forthcoming, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-10
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 533
20.

Perceptions of LGBT in Uganda and Africa

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
York University
Downloads 528
21.

Migration, Development, and the Promise of CEDAW for Rural Women

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 30, p. 707, 2009, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 182
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 527
22.

The Educational and Social Implications of Sexuality and Sex Education in Nigerian Schools

African Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 11-19, 2011
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Port Harcourt - Department of Educational Foundations
Downloads 518
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Adopting Law Firm Management Systems to Survive and Thrive: A Study of the Australian Approach to Management-Based Regulation

St. Thomas Law Review, Forthcoming, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-02
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 05 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law and NSW Office of the Legal Services Commissioner
Downloads 506
24.

Work, Sex, and Sex-Work: Competing Feminist Discourses on the International Sex Trade

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 42, pp. 139-167, 2004
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 20 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Downloads 498
25.

On the Limits of Judicial Intervention: EU Citizenship and Family Reunification Rights

European Journal Migration & Law, Vol. 13(4), 2011, pp. 443-466.
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Ghent University and University of Groningen - Faculty of Law
Downloads 496
26.

Patrolling the Borders of Sexual Orientation: Bisexual Refugee Claims in Canada

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 53, p. 59, 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Downloads 492
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Respecting Adolescents' Confidentiality and Reproductive and Sexual Choices

International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Vol. 98, pp. 182-187, 2007, U Toronto, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-08
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 470
28.

Cross-Border Same Sex Relationships - Private International Law Aspects

Legal Recognition of Same-Sex Relationships in Europe (Boele-Woelki/Fuchs), Intersentia 2012
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Liege
Downloads 467
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Homosexuality in India: Review of Literatures

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Banaras Hindu University - Law School
Downloads 446
30.

From the Hudood Ordinances to the Protection of Women Act: Islamic Critiques of the Hudood Laws of Pakistan

UCLA Journal of Near Eastern and Islamic Law, 2008-2009, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 09-55, ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 09-14
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Northern University Bangladesh and ANU College of Law
Downloads 430
31.

Democracy and Antigone

Stetson Law Review, Vol. 39, p. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
CUNY School of Law
Downloads 420
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Masculinities and Feminist Legal Theory: An Antiessentialist Project

Wisconsin Women's Law Journal, Vol. 13, 2009, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2008-05
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 21 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
Downloads 415
33.

Exploring a Feminist Theory of Harm in the Context of Conflicted and Post-Conflict Societies

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-45
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 414
34.

Honour Killing: Glorification through Murder?

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 410
35.

Currency of Love: Customary International Law and the Battle for Same-Sex Marriage in the United States

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
The John Marshall Law School
Downloads 400
36.

Of Human Dignities

91 Notre Dame L Rev 1517 (2016), St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-0007
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
St. John's University School of Law
Downloads 392
37.

Wartime Rape and International Law

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 28 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Lapland, Faculty of Law
Downloads 389
38.

Human Rights Advocacy on Gender Issues: Challenges and Opportunities

Journal of Human Rights Practice, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2009, Vermont Law School Research Paper No. 09-22
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Vermont Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 378
39.

A Labor Paradigm for Human Trafficking

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 377
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Equality and Nondiscrimination Through the Eyes of an International Religious Organization: The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Response to Women's Rights and Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Rights

University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 291
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 27 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 16 May 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 376
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Gay Rights in the EU: A Long Way Forward for the Union of 27

Croatian Yearbook of European Law & Policy, Vol. 3, 2007, pp. 469-490.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 28 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Groningen - Faculty of Law
Downloads 370
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Between a Treaty and Not: A Case Study of the Legal Value of Diplomatic Assurances in Expulsion Cases

Minnesota Journal of International Law, Vol. 21, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 10 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
The Hague University of Applied Sciences - International Law
Downloads 367
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Unsex Mothering: Toward a New Culture of Parenting

Harvard Journal of Law and Gender, Vol. 35, p. 57, 2012
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 12 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Pace Law School
Downloads 358
44.

Does Economic Freedom Foster Tolerance?

IFN Working Paper No. 918
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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Research Shows a Majority of People in Hong Kong Support Gay and Lesbian Couples’ Rights, Not Necessarily Marriage

Briefing Paper, Centre for Comparative and Public Law (University of Hong Kong), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2374875, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014/001
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, University of North Carolina School of Law and RTI International
Downloads 354
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Post/Colonial Queer Globalisation and International Human Rights: Images of LGBT Rights

Jindal Global Law Review, Volume 4, Issue 2, November 2013
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 353
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Gender and the Rule of Law in Transitional Societies

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-12, Transitional Justice Institute Research Paper No. 09-02
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School and University of East Anglia, School of Law
Downloads 347
48.

Sex Work and Human Rights in Africa

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 33, p. 1178, 2010, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1710654
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law and International Center for Transitional Justice
Downloads 333
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Gender, Masculinities and Transition in Conflicted Societies

New England Law Review, 2010, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 481, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 481
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 03 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and University of Minnesota Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 331
50.

Feminizing Capital: A Corporate Imperative

Berkeley Business Law Journal, Vol. 6, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Pace Law School
Downloads 328