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Women"s rights in transnational law

by Rebecca J. Cook

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Published by Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s rights,
  • Legal status, laws,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRebecca J. Cook
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 400 p. ;
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26446593M

      Increasingly feminists around the world have successfully campaigned for recognition of women's full personhood and empowerment. Global Feminism explores the social and political developments that have energized this movement. Drawn from an international group of scholars and activists, the authors of these original essays assess both the opportunities . Explore our list of Women's Rights Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

      The beginning of the fight for women’s suffrage in the United States, which predates Jeannette Rankin’s entry into Congress by nearly 70 years, grew out of a larger women’s rights movement. That reform effort evolved during the 19th century, initially emphasizing a broad spectrum of goals before focusing solely on securing the franchise for women. Women.   10 legal rights that women should know (Getty Images) Highlights • When a woman goes to the police station without being accompanied by a lawyer she is either quoted wrong, ignored or humiliated Author: Gopi Shah. international issues,2 U.S. women's rights activists and scholars are now turning to transnational law as a resource for domestic law reform efforts concerning equality. 3 My interest in linking international human rights to domestic law reform in women's rights grows out of international work that I have doneCited by: 5.

    Renee Holt, "Women's Rights and International Law: The Struggle for Recognition and Enforcement", 1 Columbia Journal of Gender and Law (). Human Rights of Women: National and International Perspectives (Rebecca J. Cook ed., Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, )(Pennsylvania studies in human rights)(ISBN Our syllabi series highlights articles, books, and journal issues that encourage discussion of today’s most pressing issues. The Feminist Politics and Women’s Rights syllabus lists titles that tackle feminist politics and women’s rights. Topics include reproductive justice, women’s marches, transnational feminism, and more. Women's rights are the rights and entitlements claimed for women and girls worldwide, and which formed the basis for the women's rights movement in the 19th century and feminist movement during the 20th century. In some countries, these rights are institutionalized or supported by law, local custom, and behavior, whereas in others they are ignored and .


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