Hope Lewis

Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)

Professor of Law

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (23)

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Between Irua and 'Female Genital Mutilation': Feminist Human Rights Discourse and the Cultural Divide

Harvard Human Rights Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 1-55, 1995
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2015
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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female genital mutilation, FGM, Female genital cutting, FGC, international human rights, women's rights, Africa, African-American, tradition, culture

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Forgotten Sisters - A Report on Violence Against Women with Disabilities: An Overview of its Nature, Scope, Causes and Consequences

Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 104-2012
Number of pages: 229 Posted: 22 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2014
Stephanie Ortoleva and Hope Lewis
Women Enabled and Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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violence against women, disabilities

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Female Genital Mutilation and Female Genital Cutting

Encyclopedia of Human Rights, Vol. 2, pp. 200-213, 2009 , Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 40-2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2013
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Realizing Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: Communities, Courts, and the Academy

Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 03-2006
Number of pages: 118 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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'New' Human Rights: U.S. Ambivalence Toward the International Economic and Social Rights Framework

BRINGING HUMAN RIGHTS HOME: A HISTORY OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE UNITED STATES, Chapter 5, Cynthia A. Soohoo, Catherine Albisa and Martha F. Davis, eds., Praeger Publishers, 2007 , Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 36-2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2013
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Human Rights and Natural Disaster: The Indian Ocean Tsunami

Human Rights, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 12-16, Fall 2006
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Jun 2007
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Race, Class, and Katrina Human Rights and (Un) Natural Disaster

ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE IN THE NEW MILLENNIUM: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES ON RACE, ETHNICITY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS, Palgrave Macmillan Publishing, 2009, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 38-2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2013
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Embracing Complexity: Human Rights in Critical Race Feminist Perspective

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 510, 2003
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 09 May 2012
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Transnational Dimensions of Racial Identity: Reflecting on Race, the Global Economy, and the Human Rights Movement at 60

Maryland Journal of International Law, Vol. 24, pp. 296-308, 2009, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 37-2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2015
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Statement of Jeanne M. Woods and Hope Lewis to the UN Independent Expert on Human Rights and Extreme Poverty

Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 1330582
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2012
Jeanne M. Woods and Hope Lewis
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Global Intersections: Critical Race Feminist Human Rights and Inter/National Black Women

Maine Law Review, Vol. 50, pp. 309-326, 1998
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2008
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Essay: Cleaning Our Own House: 'Exotic' and Familiar Human Rights Violations

Buffalo Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 4, No. 123, pp. 123 - 140, 1998
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Jan 2008
Hope Lewis and Isabelle Gunning
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased) and Southwestern University School of Law
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Transnational Dimensions of Women's Empowerment: Refocusing on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights

Remarks at the International Conference on the Protection of Women’s Rights, Italian Cultural Institute of New York, September 24, 2010, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 102-2012
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2013
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Women (Under) Development: The Relevance of 'The Right to Development' to Poor Women of Color in the United States

Blackwell Publishing, Law and Policy, Vol. 18, No. 3&4, July/October 1996
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Jan 2008
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Reflections on 'Blackcrit Theory': Human Rights

Villanova Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 1075, 2000
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2008
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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The Boston Principles: An Introduction

Notre Dame Journal of International, Comparative and Human Rights Law, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 145-156, Spring 2011, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 71-2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2013
Hope Lewis and Rachel E. Rosenbloom
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased) and Northeastern University - School of Law
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Universal Mother: Transnational Migration and the Human Rights of Black Women in the Americas

Journal of Gender, Race and Justice, Vol. 5, No. 1, p. 197, 2001
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2015
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Transnational Dimensions of Race in America

Albany Law Review, Vol. 72, No. 4, p. 999, 2009, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 45-2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2013
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Barack Obama, race, human rights, transnational, African-Americans, Black, migration, Jamaica

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Lionheart Gals Facing the Dragon: The Human Rights of Inter/National Black Women in the United States

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 567, 1997
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 28 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2015
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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A Retrospective: Blacks in U.S. Foreign Policy

TransAfrica Forum, 1987
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Aug 2010
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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To My Sisters-in-Law (Teaching) - A Critical Race Feminist Perspective

Lawyers, Lead On: Lawyers with Disabilities Share Their Insights, Carrie G. Basas, et al., eds., 2011, pp. 58-62, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 160-2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 30 Sep 2013
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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'Culturing' Survival: Afro-Caribbean Migrant Culture and the Human Rights of Women under Globalization

American Society of International Law, Proceedings of the 93rd Annual Meeting, March 24-27, 1999, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 21 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2013
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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Human Rights and the Global Marketplace: Economic, Social, and Cultural Dimensions

HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE GLOBAL MARKETPLACE: ECONOMIC, SOCIAL, AND CULTURAL DIMENSIONS, Jeanne M. Woods & Hope Lewis, eds., Transnational/Brill USA, 2005, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 1294703
Posted: 04 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2009
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)

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Human Rights and the Global Economy, economic and social rights, cultural rights, indigenous peoples, immigration, international law, racial discrimination, women, migration

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Total Downloads: 21    Citations: 0
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Book Review: 'The Race Card: How Bluffing About Bias Makes Race Relations Worse'

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, p. 12, June 2, 2008, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 39-2009
Posted: 17 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2009
Hope Lewis
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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race, African-American, race card, discrimination