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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
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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 1,511
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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 1,004
4.

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
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Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought

International Journal of Middle East Studies, Vol.29, pp. 185-204, 1997
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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6.

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 776
7.

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
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8.

Is Gender in the Eye of the Beholder? Identifying Cultural Attitudes with Art Auction Prices

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, Luxembourg School of Finance, Finance Discipline Group - UTS Business School and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
Downloads 667
9.

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
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10.

It's Raining Men! Hallelujah?

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2014-29C
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
UNSW Business School, School of Economics and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics
Downloads 605
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Legal Pluralism & Women's Rights: A Study in Post-Colonial Tanzania

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 04 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Musick, Peeler & Garrett and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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13.

Witchcraft, Weather and Economic Growth in Renaissance Europe

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Winter 2004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Mar 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 475
14.

Effect of the Hindu Succession (Amendment) Act 2005 – Judicial Response

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 11 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Independent
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15.

From Gender Apartheid to Non-Sexism: The Pursuit of Women's Rights in South Africa

North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, Vol. 26, 2001
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
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16.

Sex, Drugs, and Eagle Feathers: An Empirical Study of Federal Religious Freedom Cases

48 Seton Hall Law Review 353 (2018), University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 239
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty and Americans United for Life
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17.

Women in Dispute Resolution: Parties, Lawyers and Dispute Resolvers: What Difference Does ‘Gender Difference’ Make?

Dispute Resolution Magazine, Vol. 18, No. 3, Spring 2012, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-64
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 11 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of California Irvine, School of Law
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18.

The Life of Two Mujtahidahs: Female Religious Authority in 20th Century Iran

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study and Trinity College, Dublin
Downloads 414
19.

The Protection of Women and Children in Islamic Law and International Humanitarian Law: A Critique of John Kelsay

Hamdard Islamicus, Vol. 25, No. 3, July-September 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan
Downloads 390
20.

Religion and the Status of Women

University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 9
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law and University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law
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21.

A Christian Perspective on Gender Equality

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy, Vol. 15, p. 101, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Regent University - School of Law
Downloads 361
22.

'Bad' Mothers and Spanish-Speaking Caregivers

Nevada Law Review, Vol. 7, No. 3, 2007, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-07
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
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23.

'A Rank Usurpation of Power' - The Role of Patriarchal Religion and Culture in the Subordination of Women

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy, Vol. 15, 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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24.

Veiled Women in the American Courtroom: Is the Niqab a Barrier to Justice?

In THE RULE OF LAW AND THE RULE OF GOD (Simeon O. Ilesanmi, Win-Chiat Lee & J. Wilson Parker eds., Palgrave Macmillan 2014), U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-25
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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25.

Burqa: Human Right or Human Wrong?

(2014) 39(4) Alternative Law Journal 231
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 15 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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26.

Legal Form, Commodities and Reproduction: Reading Pashukanis

Maria Drakopoulou (ed.), Feminist Encounters with Legal Philosophy, Routledge, 2013, 138-157, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 158/2013
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Queen Mary, University of London
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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
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28.

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 265
29.

Bloodstains on a 'Code of Honor': The Murderous Marginalization of Women in the Islamic World

Women's Rights Law Reporter, Vol. 30, No. 3/4, 2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 237
30.

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 237
31.

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
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32.

Gender Differences in the Dictator Experiment: Evidence from the Matrilineal Mosuo and the Patriarchal Yi

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Fudan University - School of Management, University of California, Santa Cruz and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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33.

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

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34.

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
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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
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Trading Culture: Have Western-Educated Emirati Females Gone Western?

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 19-29, 2010
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Zayed University - Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
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37.

Beyond Sumptuary: Constitutionalism, Clothes, and Bodies in Anglo-American Law, 1215-1789

British Journal of American Legal Studies, Vol. 2, No. 2, Fall 2013
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
CUNY School of Law
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38.

Why the French Don't Like the Burqa: Laïcité, National Identity and Religious Freedom

International Law and Comparative Law Quarterly ICLQ 61, 2012, 1-27
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
University College London, Faculty of Laws
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39.

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
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The Woman Will Be Out: A New Look at the Law in Shakespeare's Hamlet

20 Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities 31 (2008)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 May 2008 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Oklahoma City University School of Law
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Religious Accommodation, and Its Limits, in a Pluralist Society

Religious Freedom and LGBT Rights: Possibilities and Challenges for Finding Common Ground (Robin Fretwell Wilson & William N. Eskridge, Jr. eds., Cambridge Univ. Press 2018 Forthcoming), Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 625
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 185
42.

The Overlooked Costs of Religious Deference

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 64, No. 4, 2007, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2007-24, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 07-03
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
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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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44.

Lessons from the Ottoman Harem (on Ethnicity, Religion and War)

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3556
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics
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45.

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
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Fearless Girl Meets Charging Bull: Copyright and the Regulation of Intertextuality

UC Irvine Law Review, 2018, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Idaho
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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
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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
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The Impossible Dreams and Modest Reality of Restorative Justice

Queen's Law Journal, Vol. 30, No. 2, 2005, Queen's Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-14
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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