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1.

Domestic Violence and Women's Safety: Feminist Challenges to Restorative Justice

RESTORATIVE JUSTICE AND FAMILY VIOLENCE, H. Strang, J. Braithwaite, eds., pp. 42-61, Cambridge University Press, 2002, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/16
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW, Australia) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,833
2.

Surrogacy and India

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 07 May 2013
Working Paper Series
NALSAR University of Law
Downloads 1,580
3.

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 1,428
4.

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 1,284
5.

Empowerment by Women’s Education

7th Thinkers & Writer’s Forum, November 2010,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Classic Consultants
Downloads 1,228
6.

Using Copyright to Combat Revenge Porn

NYU Journal of Intellectual Property & Entertainment Law, Vol. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,201
7.

The Trajectory of Trauma: Bodies and Minds of Abortion Discourse

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 110, No. 5, June 2010, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-22
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,143
8.

How to Lie with Rape Statistics: America's Hidden Rape Crisis

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 99, No. 1197, 2014
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Kansas School of Law
Downloads 1,112
9.

The Case for the Federation of Law Societies Rejecting Trinity Western University's Proposed Law Degree Program

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 1,077
10.

Statistical Evidence on the Gender Gap in Law Firm Partner Compensation

Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-24
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
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
Downloads 1,004
11.

Political Participation of Women: A Case Study in India

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 07, No. 02, pp. 91-108, 2014
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Guru Nanak Dev University - Department of Law
Downloads 997
12.

The Semiotics of Women's Human Rights in Iran

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 975512, Connecticut Journal of International Law, Vol. 23, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 120 Posted: 26 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 994
13.

Succession Rights in Case of Live-In Relationships: An Analysis in the Indian Context

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
KIIT University - KIIT School Of Law
Downloads 901
14.

Rethinking 'Rape as a Weapon of War'

Feminist Legal Studies, Vol. 17, pp. 145-163, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Carleton University - Department of Law
Downloads 878
15.

Black Women Can’t Have Blonde Hair . . . in the Workplace

Journal of Gender, Race and Justice, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 874
16.

Trafficked: Domestic Violence, Exploitation in Marriage, and the Foreign-Bride Industry

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 51, No. 2, p. 443, 2011
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 808
17.

Touchdowns, Toddlers, and Taboos: On Paying College Athletes and Surrogate Contract Mothers

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 5, 1989
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
Downloads 804
18.

Burying Our Heads in the Sand: Lack of Knowledge, Knowledge Avoidance and the Persistent Problem of Campus Peer Sexual Violence

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 43, p. 205, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-41
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 04 May 2011 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Barry University - Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
Downloads 784
19.

Women and Abortion in Canada: What's Law Got to Do with It?

FEMINISM AND POLITICAL ECONOMY: WOMEN'S WORK, WOMEN's STRUGGLES, Heather Jon Maroney, Meg Luxton, eds., pp. 263-284, Toronto: Methuen, 1987
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Downloads 781
20.

From the Oppressed to the Terrorist: Muslim American Women Caught in the Crosshairs of Intersectionality

Hastings Race & Poverty Law Journal, Vol. 9, No. 1, Spring 2012
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 09 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 765
21.

Rescuing Trafficking from Ideological Capture: Prostitution Reform and Anti-Trafficking Law and Policy

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 158, 2010
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 03 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 765
22.

The Financial Judgment and Decision Making Process of Women: The Role of Negative Feelings

Third Annual Meeting of the Academy of Behavioral Finance & Economics, September 2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Goucher College - Department of Business Management
Downloads 729
23.

Gender Hate Propaganda and Sexual Violence in the Rwandan Genocide: An Argument for Intersectionality in International Law

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 33, No. 733, 2002
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 723
24.

Prison, Foster Care, and the Systemic Punishment of Black Mothers

UCLA Law Review Vol. 59, p. 1474, 2012, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-45
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 719
25.

Property Rights of Women in Nigeria as Impediment to Full Realisation of Economic and Social Rights

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Lagos
Downloads 698
26.

Women and Intestate Succession in Islamic Law

Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 08-49
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 05 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Lagos State University
Downloads 696
27.

Honour Killing in India: An Assessment

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR)
Downloads 682
28.

Surrender and Subordination: Birth Mothers and Adoption Law Reform

20 Michigan Journal of Gender and Law 33 (2013)
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 15 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 671
29.

Gender and the Analytical Jurisprudential Mind

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 46/2015
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 661
30.

Gender Diversity on Boards: Beyond Quotas

European Business Law Review, 2015 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 May 2014 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University College London - Faculty of Laws
Downloads 658
31.

The Ethical Identity of Sexual Assault Lawyers

Ottawa Law Review, Vol. 47, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 650
32.

Adultery – A Conceptual and Legal Analysis

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University
Downloads 638
33.

Taking the Sting Out of Revenge Porn: Using Criminal Statutes to Safeguard Sexual Autonomy in the Digital Age

Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 613
34.

Refugee Claims Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity: An Annotated Bibliography

Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2014-15
Number of pages: 196 Posted: 23 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 604
35.

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 603
36.

Tampon Taxes, Discrimination and Human Rights

2017 Wisconsin Law Review 491
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 20 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Pace University School of Law and Oklahoma City University School of Law
Downloads 586
37.

The Difference a Whole Woman Makes: Protection for the Abortion Right After Whole Woman's Health

Yale Law Journal Forum, Vol. 126, 2016, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 578
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 585
38.

Battered Woman Syndrome

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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39.

Theories on Female Genital Mutilation

Althaus, Frances A. 1997. ”Female Circumcision: Rite of Passage or Violation of Rights?” International Family Planning Perspectives 23:130-133 - Banda, Fared.2002., ”Going It Alone? SADC Declarations and the Gender Debate.”Journal of African Law 2:259-264 - Baron, E.M. and Denmark, F.L. 2006. “, Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal, Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 May 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Uppsala University - Department of Cultural Anthropology
Downloads 567
40.

Understanding of Right to Abortion Under Indian Constitution

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
NLS - NUJS
Downloads 567
41.

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
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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42.

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
43.

The Impact of Armed Conflict on Women: Perspectives from Nigerian Women

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 2, No. 5, pp. 81-86, 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Institute of Peace and Conflict - Ministry of Foreign Affairs and American University - School of Business Economics, and Entrepreneurship
Downloads 547
44.

Casey and the Clinic Closings: When 'Protecting Health' Obstructs Choice

Yale Law Journal, Forthcoming, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 549
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 534
45.

The Sexual Assault of Intoxicated Women

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 22. pp. 435-461. 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 27 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 525
46.

Best Interests of the Child

The Chicago Companion to the Child, Forthcoming, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-08
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 517
47.

Sexual Assault Law, Credibility, and 'Ideal Victims': Consent, Resistance, and Victim Blaming

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 22, p. 397, 2010
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Western Ontario - Faculty of Law
Downloads 505
48.

Women, Violence and Gender Justice: A Human Rights Perspective

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
Gujarat National Law University, Gujarat
Downloads 504
49.

Judicial Attitudes to Gender Justice in India: The Contribution of Judicial Training

Warwick School of Law Research Paper Series, ICFAI Journal of Employment Law, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 49-66, October 2003
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Warwick - School of Law
Downloads 500
50.

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 497