Some Dumb Girl Syndrome: Challenging and Subverting Destructive Stereotypes of Female Attorneys

71 Pages Posted: 7 Apr 2005

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Ann Bartow

Franklin Pierce Center for IP at UNH Law

Abstract

This Essay considers ways in which female attorneys confront sexism and stereotyping in the legal profession and in life, and strongly endorses embracing feminism, and wearing comfortable shoes.

Keywords: women, gender, female, feminist, feminism, sexism, discrimination, harassment, professionalism

JEL Classification: K4

Suggested Citation

Bartow, Ann, Some Dumb Girl Syndrome: Challenging and Subverting Destructive Stereotypes of Female Attorneys. William & Mary Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 12, Spring 2005. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=694721

Ann Bartow (Contact Author)

Franklin Pierce Center for IP at UNH Law ( email )

Two White Street
Concord, NH 03301
United States

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