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WGSRN: Religion, Marriage, & Motherhood (Sub-Topic)

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1.

In God's Shadow: Unveiling the Hidden World of Victims of Domestic Violence in Observant Religious Communities

11 Rutgers Journal of Law & Public Policy 471 (2014), U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 13-27
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 29 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 5,294
2.

Changing Marriage Patterns in Asia

Asia Research Institute Working Paper No. 131
Posted: 29 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 1,830
3.

Marriage in Nigeria Across Ages: Problems and Prospects

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Babcock University - School of Law and Security Studies
Downloads 1,573
4.

Critical Race Feminism Lifts the Veil? Muslim Women, France, and the Headscarf Ban

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-23, UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 39:743, No. 3, 2005
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Iowa - College of Law and Smith Law Offices, LLC
Downloads 1,202
5.

The Other Side of the Coin: A Look at Islamic Law as Compared to Anglo-American Law — Do Muslim Women Really Have Fewer Rights than American Women?

New York International Law Review, Vol. 16, p. 65, 2003, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 76
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 23 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,097
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Religion, Polygamy, and Non-Traditional Families: Disparate Views on the Evolution of Marriage in History and in the Debate Over Same-Sex Unions

Suffolk University Law Review, Vol. 41, p. 19, 2007, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 07-26
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
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7.

Undressing Difference: The Hijab in the West

Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law & Justice, Vol. 23, Pg. 208, 2008, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-18, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 08-27
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 964
8.

The Burka Ban: Divergent Approaches to Freedom of Religion in France and in the USA

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal, Vol. 20, pp. 791-852, 2012
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 951
9.

On the Tension between Sex Equality and Religious Freedom

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 167
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 936
10.

Polygamy and Mixed Marriage in Indonesia: Islam and the Marriage Law in the Courts

INDONESIA: LAW AND SOCIETY, T. Lindsey, ed., Federation Press, 2008, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 09/36
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 08 May 2009 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 802
11.

Polygamy: Not 'Big Love' But Significant Harm

Women's Rights Law Reporter, Rutgers University School of Law (2014 Forthcoming), University of Utah College of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 24 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law and University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 694
12.

The Role of Islamic Shari’ah in Protecting Women’s Rights

United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), Fifty-sixth session of the Commission on the Status of Women, United Nations, March 10, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Fleet Street Law
Downloads 671
13.

Rape and Hudood Ordinance: Perversions of Justice in the Name of Islam

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 638
14.

The Concept of Mutah Marriage: Is it a Social Evil?

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
RGSOIPL
Downloads 491
15.

Who Says Muslim Women Don’t Have the Right to Divorce? – A Comparison between Anglo-American Law and Islamic Law

New York International Law Review, Vol. 22, p. 201, 2009, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 77, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 09-79
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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16.

Polygamy in the Domestic Relations Bill 2003: A Barrier to the Women’s Human Rights in Uganda?

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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17.

Common Law Same-Sex Marriage

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 3, p. 931-947, 2011, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2011-11
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law
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18.

Plurality of Marriage Law and Marriage Registration for Muslims in Indonesia: A Plea for Pragmatism

Utrecht Law Review, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 175-191, June 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Jun 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Leiden University and Leiden University - Leiden Law School
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19.

Status of Women in Islam: A Perspective

Lone, N. A. Bashir H.S (2015). “Status of Women in Islam: A Perspective” Global Islamic Economics Magazine, Volume 43,
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University, Punjabi University and University of Abou Bakr Belkaid
Downloads 253
20.

The Betrothal and Marriage - According to Islamic Law (Shariah) and Under the Secular System

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent and University of Vienna - Faculty of Law
Downloads 224
21.

John Courtney Murray and the Abortion Debate

St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-0028
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
University of St. Thomas - School of Law (Minnesota)
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22.

Dilemmas of Cultural Legality: A Comment on Roger Cotterrell's 'The Struggle for Law' and a Criticism of the House of Lords' Opinions in Begum

International Journal of Law in Context, Vol. 4, pp. 385-393, 2009, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 1506242
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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23.

Ideology, Propaganda and Legal Discourse in the Argument Culture

Cleveland-Marshall Legal Studies Paper No. 07-141
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University
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24.

Provocation, Law Reform and the Medea Syndrome

Criminal Law Journal, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 133-140, 2004, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 09/74
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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25.

Sharia Implementation and Female Muslims in Nigeria's Sharia States

SHARIA IMPLEMENTATION IN NORTHERN NIGERIA 1999-2006: A SOURCEBOOK, Vol. III, Chapter 3, Part III, pp. 76-118, Philip Ostien, ed., Ibadan: Spectrum Books Ltd., 2007, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 09-82
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Jos
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Gays, Jews, and Other Strangers in a Strange Land: The Case for Reciprocal Accommodation of Religious Liberty and the Right of Same-Sex Couples to Marry

University of San Francisco Law Review, No. 45, 2010, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 238
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Wives and Whores: Revisiting Feminist Theorizing on Sex Work

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 May 2011
Working Paper Series
King's College London – The Dickson Poon School of Law
Downloads 178
28.

The Relational Economy: A Buddhist and Feminist Analysis

ETHICAL PRINCIPLES AND ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION: ABUDDHIST APPROACH, pp. 21-33, Laszlo Zsolnai, ED., Dordrecht: Springer, 2011, Global Development and Enviroment Institute Working Paper No. 10-03
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Massachusetts at Boston - Department of Economics
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‘Knowing’ the Surrogate Body in Israel

SURROGATE MOTHERHOOD: INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES, Rachel Cook, Shelley Day Schlater, eds., Hart Press, pp. 261-280
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Ruppin Academic Center
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30.

#Metoo Meets the Ministerial Exception: Sexual Harassment Claims by Clergy and the First Amendment's Religion Clauses

Forthcoming 2019, William & Mary Journal of Race, Gender, & Social Justice (formerly Journal of Women and the Law)., GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2018-13, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-13
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 30 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2018
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School and George Washington University Law School
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31.

The Gendered Racial Formation: Foreign Men, 'Our' Women, and the Law

Women's Rights Law Reporter, Vol. 30, No. 3/4, p. 479, 2009
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 10 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Striks School of Law, College of Management
Downloads 156
32.

From Protection to Control and Exclusion - A Sociological Reading of Purdah

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Central University of Kerala
Downloads 154
33.

Politics of the Veil

Journal of Law and Religion, 2008, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 08-36
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Florida International University College of Law
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‘God Loves Me’: The Theological Content and Context of Early Pious and Sufi Women and the Theological Debate Over God’s Love

Journal for Islamic Studies, Vol. 30, pp. 33-59, 2010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto
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God's Created Order, Gender Complementarity, and the Federal Marriage Amendment

Hofstra University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-33, Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law, Vol. 20, 2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Boston University - School of Law
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Islam, Secularism and Gender Equality: Empirical Findings from 1998 Demographic and Health Survey in Turkey

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
University of California Riverside
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Temporary Marriage - A Possible Solution to the Problems of Mesorevet Halizah and Agunah

Jewish Law Annual 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 May 2010 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Netanya Academic College
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Muslim Women's Islamic Higher Learning as a Human Right: Theory and Practice

WINDOWS OF FAITH: MUSLIM WOMEN SCHOLAR-ACTIVISTS IN NORTH AMERICA, pp. 22-47, Gisela Webb, ed., Syracuse University Press, 2000
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University
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The Role of the Natural Family in Religious Opposition to Human Rights

Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 07-31
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 133
40.

Feminism for Everyone

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 679, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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Irrational Exuberance About Babies: The Taste for Heterosexuality and Its Conspicuous Reproduction

Boston College Third World Law Journal, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2007, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-02
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 14 May 2007 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Florida International University (FIU) - College of Law
Downloads 129
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Obscene Undersides: Women and Evil between the Taliban and the United States

FEMINIST PHILOSOPHY AND THE PROBLEM OF EVIL, Robin May Schott, Indiana University Press, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami School of Law
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Marriage Equality, Gender Equality and the Women's Convention

Michigan State Law Review 2013,, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-10
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Hofstra University - Maurice A. Deane School of Law
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Can Secular Feminists and Catholic Feminists Work Together to Ease the Conflict between Work and Family?

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, 2008, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-39
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of St. Thomas - School of Law (Minnesota)
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Conspicuously Absent: Birth Choice as the Next Feminist Fight

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
Vermont Law School
Downloads 115
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Social Norms, Cognitive Dissonance and the Timing of Marriage

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2068
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
Universita di Pisa - Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche and University of Florence
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The Power of Understatement in Judicial Decisions

XXX Annuaire international de justice constitutionnelle 125 (2014)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law
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Golda Meir's Reluctant Feminism: The Pre-State Years

Israel Studies, 19.3 (Fall 2014), pp. 108-133
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Striks School of Law, College of Management
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The Defense of Marriage Act and Uncategorical Federalism

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 19, March 2011, University of Southern California Law Legal Studies Paper No. 11-1
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California Gould School of Law
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Female Circumcision Under Islamic Jurisprudence in the Sudan

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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