Search Results
WGSRN: Other Women, History & Culture (Topic)

11,480 Total downloads

Viewing: 1 - 50 of 110 papers

1.

What If Sharia Weren’t the Enemy? Rethinking International Women’s Rights Advocacy on Islamic Law

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 25, No. 5, 2011, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1154
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 03 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 1,596
2.

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 1,577
3.

Triple Talaq: A Socio-Legal Analysis

ILI Law Review, Vol. 1, No. 1, p. 130, 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 May 2010 Last Revised: 05 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Indian Law Institute
Downloads 960
4.

Why Should Feminist Jurisprudence Be a Compulsory Course at Law School

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
National Law Institute University, Bhopal
Downloads 316
5.

Convicts, Thieves, Domestics, and Wives in Colonial Australia: The Rebellious Lives of Ellen Murphy and Jane New

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Oregon - School of Law
Downloads 296
6.

The Celebrated Abortion Trial of Dr. Emily Stowe, Toronto 1879

Canadian Bulletin of Medical History 8 (1991) 159-87
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 251
7.

Law, History, and Feminism

FEMINIST LEGAL HISTORY: ESSAYS ON WOMEN AND LAW, T. Thomas & T. Boisseau, eds., NYU Press, April 2011, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-05
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Akron School of Law and University of Akron
Downloads 249
8.

Petit Treason in Eighteenth-Century England: Women's Inequality Before the Law

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 3, p. 335, 1989
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 219
9.

The Cultural Analysis Paradigm: Women and Synagogue Ritual as a Case Study

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 34, Forthcoming, DePaul Legal Studies Research Paper No. 20012-06
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 217
10.

Islamic Headscarves, Religious Pluralism, and Secular Human Rights

International Consortium for Law and Religion Studies Conference, Santiago, Chile, September 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Valparaiso University Law School
Downloads 214
11.

Modern Law, Modern Hammers: Canada's Witchcraft Provision as an Image of Persecution

Natasha Bakht and Jordan Palmer, "Modern Law, Modern Hammers: Canada's Witchcraft Provision as an Image of Persecution" (2015) 35 Windsor Review of Legal and Social Issues 123. , Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2015-36
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 May 2015 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 202
12.

Women's Rights in the Muslim World and the Age of Obama

Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems, Vol. 20, p. 431, 2011, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-29
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Iowa - College of Law and Attorney
Downloads 199
13.

White Female Help and Chinese-Canadian Employers: Race, Class, Gender, and Law in the Case of Yee Clun, 1924

Canadian Ethnic Studies XXVI:3 (1994) 34-52.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 185
14.

Women Executives and the Glass Ceiling: Myths and Mysteries from Razia Sultana to Hillary Clinton

BHU Management Review, Vol, 1, Issue – 2, 2010 published by Faculty of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu University, pp. 79 - 83, ISBN: 81-85305-33-1,
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Faculty of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu University (BHU) and Banaras Hindu University (BHU)
Downloads 182
15.

Trapped in History: Greek Muslim Women Under the Sacred Islamic Law

Annuaire International des Droits de l’Homme, Vol. 5, 2010, Religions et Droits de l’Homme, pp. 397-418, 2010,
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 30 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Downloads 169
16.

Culture, Tradition, Custom, Law and Gender Equality

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Government of the Republic of South Africa - High Court of the Republic of South Africa
Downloads 164
17.

Ladies in White: The Peaceful March Against Repression in Cuba and Online

Harvard Human Rights Journal, Vol. 24, No. 221, 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 161
18.

Gender: An Historical Perspective

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10931
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 142
19.

Shortlisted

UCLA Women's Law Journal, 2017, U of Houston Law Center No. 2016-A-20, California Western School of Law Research Paper No. 16-13
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
California Western School of Law and University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 140
20.

Of Wife and the Domestic Servant in the Arab World

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-135
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 136
21.

What is a Citizen?

CITIZENSHIP, ALIENAGE, AND THE MODERN CONSTITUTIONAL STATE: A GENDERED HISTORY, Helen Irving, Cambridge University Press, UK, 2016, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 16/90
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 136
22.

'Pleasing Appearance...Only Adds to the Danger': The 1930 Insanity Hearing of Violet Hypatia Bowyer

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law 17:1 (2005) 1-13
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 134
23.

Cultural and Social Practices Regarding Menstruation Among Adolescent Girls

Social Work in Public Health, Vol. 26, No. 6, pp. 594-604, 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 29 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 128
24.

Law, Gender and the Burden of Culture

Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-34
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 128
25.

Property and Belongingness: Rethinking Gender-Biased Disinheritance

Texas Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 15 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
College of Law and Business and Zefat Academic College
Downloads 124
26.

Feminist Engagement and the Museum

1 Br. J. Am. Leg. Studies (2012), Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-16
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 122
27.

How Feminism Remade American Family Law (And How It Did Not)

Research Handbook on Feminist Jurisprudence (Cynthia Grant Bowman & Robin West eds.) (Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd. Forthcoming), Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-06-01
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Jun 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 119
28.

Global Religion in a Post-Westphalia World

Handbook on Global Constitutionalism (A. Lang & A. Wiener eds.), Elgar Publishing (2017 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Bologna School of Law
Downloads 117
29.

Religiously Inspired Gender-Bias Disinheritance – What’s Law Got to Do with It?

Creighton Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 3, p. 669, 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
College of Law and Business
Downloads 111
30.

Clara Brett Martin: Canadian Heroine or Not?

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law 5:2 (1992) 263-79 and 351-4
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 101
31.

איך חוק נולד? על פקודת המיילדות, מגדר והסדרה פרופסיונלית בתקופת המנדט (A Law is Born: The Midwives Ordinance, Gender and Professional Regulation during the British Mandate)

One Law for Men and Women: Women and Law during the British Mandate (ed. Eyal Katvan, Margalit Shilo, Ruth Halperin-Kaddari) (2010)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Peres Academic Center and Independent
Downloads 99
32.

The Discourse of Women Santri (Students in Islamic Boarding School) About Politics in East Java – Indonesia

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 1, No. 9, pp. 81-88, 2010
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Brawijaya
Downloads 98
33.

'To Open the Way for Others of My Sex': Clara Brett Martin's Career as Canada's First Woman Lawyer

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law 1 (1985) 1-41
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 95
34.

The Tort of Seduction: Fathers and Daughters in Nineteenth-Century Canada

Dalhousie Law Journal 10 (1986) 45-80
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 92
35.

Shari’Ah Law and Women in Islam

in Controversies in Contemporary Religion, Praeger ed. Paul Hedges, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University
Downloads 91
36.

Universal, Unequal Suffrage: Authoritarian Vote-Seat Malapportionment in the 1907 Austrian Electoral Reform

Wakounig, M. and Beham, P. "Transgressing Boundaries: Humanities in Flux." (Vienna: LIT Verlag, 2013)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Arizona State University
Downloads 85
37.

Well-Behaved Women Don’t Make History: Rethinking Family, Law, and History

Wisconsin Women's Law Journal, Vol. 19, No. 2, 2004
Number of pages: 109 Posted: 31 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Florida Levin College of Law
Downloads 83
38.

The Transnational Kurdish Women's Movement Against Honor Killings

Critical Half, Women for Women International, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 47-53, 2009
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
New York Law School
Downloads 82
39.

Press, Politics and Public Opinion: Women’s Rights Movement in Colonial Tamil Nadu 1850-1947

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
Rajapalayam Rajus’ College
Downloads 78
40.

All the Women Are White, All the Blacks Are Men, but Some of Us Are Brave

87 Fordham L. Rev. Online 13 (2019) , Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3388767
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 16 May 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law and Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 77
41.

Does Individualism Promote Gender Equality?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
Union College - Department of Economics and Mississippi State University
Downloads 75
42.

Janet Halley and the Art of Status Quo Maintenance

Social Justice & Equity Law Journal, Vol. 2, Pp. 5-46
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 72
43.

The Math Gender Gap: The Role of Culture

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8379
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Autonomous University of Barcelona, City University New York (CUNY), Queens College and University of Oxford
Downloads 69
44.

'כשהאישה נעשית עורך דין': על התפתחותה של זהות פמיניסטית ('When the Woman Becomes a Lawyer': Rosa Ginzberg and Her Battle to Become a Lawyer in Pre-State Israel)

One Law for Men and Women: Women and Law during the British Mandate (ed. Eyal Katvan, Margalit Shilo, Ruth Halperin-Kaddari) (2010)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Peres Academic Center and Bar-Ilan University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 68
45.

Culture Versus Women’s Rights Conflicts and Multicultural Policies

CULTURE VERSUS WOMEN'S RIGHTS: THE CONTRADICTIONS OF MULTICULTURAL POLICIES IN LIBERAL DEMOCRACIES, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia
Downloads 67
47.

Cinderella's New Ball: The History and Outlook of Title IX as it Celebrates its Fortieth Year

New York State Bar Association Entertainment, Arts & Sports Law Journal, Vol. 22 No. 3, 57 (Fall/Winter 2011)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Mississippi - School of Law
Downloads 63
48.

Diffusion of Gender Norms: Evidence from Stalin's Ethnic Deportations

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 11 Jul 2019
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 62
49.

''Sickness'', Gender and National Health Insurance in Ireland, 1922-40s

GENDER, MEDICINE AND THE STATE IN IRELAND AND THE UNITED STATES, Margaret Ó Hogartaigh and Margaret Preston, eds., Syracuse University Press, Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Trinity College (Dublin) - School of Social Work and Social Policy
Downloads 61
50.

Kaikeyi - The Untold Story of Ramayana

International Journal of English Language, Literature in Humanities, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Sep 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES)
Downloads 59