Penelope Andrews

University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

Violence Against Women in South Africa: The Role of Culture and Limitations of the Law

Temple Political and Civil Rights Law Review, Vol. 8, p. 425, 1998-1999
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Aug 2006
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 900 (18,347)

Abstract:

violence against women, culture and law, South Africa

2.

Violence Against Aboriginal Women in Australia: Possibilities for Redress within the International Human Rights Framework

Albany Law Review, Vol. 60, 1997
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Aug 2006
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 615 (19,199)
Citation 1

Abstract:

human rights, women's rights, indigenous rights, violence against women

3.

Who's Afraid of Polygamy? Exploring the Boundaries of Family, Equality and Custom in South Africa

Utah Law Review, 2009, Valparaiso University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-10
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2009
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 448 (41,801)

Abstract:

South Africa, polygamy, equality, constitutional law, indigenous law, gender equality, gender

4.

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
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 349 (51,187)

Abstract:

Women's Rights, Human Rights, Constitutional Law

5.

The Judiciary in South Africa: Independence or Illusion?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Oct 2008
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 336 (63,636)

Abstract:

judiciary, constitutionalism

6.

Globalization, Human Rights and Critical Race Feminism: Voices from the Margins

Journal of Gender, Race and Justice, Vol. 3, p. 373, 2000
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Aug 2006
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 244 (84,521)

Abstract:

critical race feminism, violence against women, South Africa, Australia

7.

'Big Love?' The Recognition of Customary Marriages in South Africa

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 64, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 May 2008
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 241 (81,882)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Women's Rights, Human Rights, Constitutional Law

8.

The South African Judicial Appointments Process

Osgoode Law Journal, Vol. 44, No. 565
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Dec 2007
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 223 (100,389)

Abstract:

Judiciary, constitutionalism, race, women

9.

Women's Human Rights and the Conversation Across Cultures

Albany Law Review, Vol. 67, No. 2, 2003
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 31 May 2010
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 206 (103,035)
Citation 1

Abstract:

women's human rights, culture

10.

Learning to Love After Learning to Harm: Post-Conflict Reconstruction, Gender Equality and Cultural Values

Michigan State University College of Law Journal of International Law, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2007
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 191 (110,637)

Abstract:

international law, comparative law, women's rights, human rights, transitional justice, equality

11.

Making Room for Critical Race Theory in International Law: Some Practical Pointers

Villanova Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 855, 2000
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Aug 2006
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 170 (126,140)
Citation 2

Abstract:

critical race theory, international law, civil rights

12.

'Democracy Stops at My Front Door': Obstacles to Gender Equality in South Africa

Loyola University Chicago International Law Review, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 May 2008
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 149 (146,535)

Abstract:

Women's Rights, Human Rights, Constitutional Law

13.

Incoroporating International Human Rights Law in National Constitutions: The South African Experience

PROGRESS IN INTERNATIONAL LAW, Russell Miller & Rebecca Bratspies, eds., 2008
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Jul 2008
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 140 (154,853)

Abstract:

International Law, Constitutional Law

14.

Reparations for Apartheid's Victims: The Path to Reconciliation?

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 53, p. 1155, 2004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Aug 2006
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 136 (159,426)

Abstract:

aparheid, truth and reconciliation, racial reconciliation, transitional justice

15.

Some Middle-Age Spread, a Few Mood Swings, and Growing Exhaustion: The Human Rights Movement at Middle Age

Tulsa Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 4, 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Mar 2008
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 127 (167,796)

Abstract:

human rights

16.

Striking the Rock: Confronting Gender Equality in South Africa

Michigan Journal of Race & Law, Vol. 3, p. 307, 1998
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Dec 2007
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 126 (172,815)

Abstract:

women's rights, constitutionalism, race, south africa, culture

17.

Sixty Years on: The Human Rights Movement Today

University of Maryland Journal of International Law, Vol. 24, p. 47, 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2015
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 123 (173,834)

Abstract:

human rights

18.

Without Fear, Favor or Prejudice: Judicial Independence and the Transformation of the Judiciary in South Africa

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Jun 2010
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 117 (173,834)

Abstract:

Constitutions, judicial independence, courts, human rights

19.

Imagine All the Women: Power, Gender and the Transformative Possibilities of the South African Constitution

POWER, GENDER AND SOCIAL CHANGE IN AFRICA, Muno Ndalo & Margaret Grieco, eds., 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Oct 2009
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 95 (201,119)

Abstract:

gender, human rights, constitutional law, women

20.

Introduction: International Review of Constitutionalism Special Issue on Law, Poverty and Economic Inequality

International Review of Constitutionalism, Vol. 1, No. 9, 2009
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Nov 2009
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 89 (219,846)

Abstract:

poverty, human rights, constitutions

21.

Introduction: Feminist Advocacy, Constitutions and Law

International Review of Constitutionalism , Vol. 9, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Apr 2010
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 76 (244,975)

Abstract:

human rights, constitutionalism, feminist legal theory

22.

Perspectives on Brown: The South African Experience

New York Law School Law Review, Vol. 49, p. 1155, 2005
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Aug 2006
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 75 (243,134)

Abstract:

civil rights, race, South Africa

23.

A Grand Exercise in Forgiveness, or Justice Held Hostage to Truth? South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 49 (284,864)

Abstract:

restorative justice, human rights

24.

Two Colored Women's Conversation about the Relevance of Feminist Law Journals in the Twenty-first Century

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 498-509, 2003, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-32
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Sep 2006
Taunya Lovell Banks and Penelope Andrews
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 47 (310,363)

Abstract:

feminist legal scholarship

25.

A Champion for African Freedom: Paul Robeson and the Struggle Against Apartheid

Albany Law Review, Vol. 77, No. 1, 2014, Albany Law School Research Paper No. 3 for 2014-2015
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 May 2014
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 44 (277,894)

Abstract:

26.

Book Review: 'Legal Institutions and Collective Memories', Edited By Susanne Karstedt

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 48, p. 357, 2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Oct 2010
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 39 (333,637)

Abstract:

human rights, restorative justice, reparations, international criminal law

27.

Making Peace with Your Enemy: Nelson Mandela and His Contributions to Conflict Resolution

Harvard PON Working Paper Forthcoming, Nevada Law Journal, Vol. 16, 2015, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-11, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-10, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2017
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law, Marquette University - Law School, University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law, Independent, University of California Irvine, School of Law and Harvard Law School
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Abstract:

Nelson Mandela, alternative dispute resolution, ADR, mediation, Truth and Reconciliation Commission

28.

Justice, Reconciliation, and the Masculinist Way: What Role for Women in Truth and Reconciliation Commissions?

New York Law School Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jan 2016
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (307,561)

Abstract:

transitional justice, women, human rights, South Africa

29.

Setting the Stage - Transforming Women's Lives (Chapter 1)

From Cape Town to Kabul: Rethinking Strategies for Pursuing Women's Rights, Ashgate Publishers, 2012, Albany Law School Research Paper No. 15 for 2012/2013
Posted: 31 Oct 2012
Penelope Andrews
University of Cape Town (UCT) - Faculty of Law

Abstract: