Call for Chapters: Women`s Rights in the XXI Century

This post originally appeared on the Writers Afrika website.

Deadline: 5 June 2012

Each chapter should combine theoretical considerations & practical problems affecting women. We welcome chapters devoted to the following topics (but not limited to):

– Women`s Rights (legal studies, case studies)
– Women`s Rights & Conflict
– Sexual violence
– Women`s Rights & Migration (displacement, refugees)
– Women`s Rights in developing countries
– Women`s Rights & Democracy
– Women`s Rights & Religion
– Women`s Rights & Culture
– Women`s Rights & Activism
– Women`s Rights & Community Development
– Women`s Rights in Public International Law
– Mothers’ Rights
– Other problems affecting women

Prospective contributors are invited to submit their initial proposals (500 words) and short CV to the editors by June 5, 2012. The invited essays (8000-9000 words) are to be submitted by July 15, 2012.

The language of the proposed publication is English. Please also feel welcome to circulate this call for papers to colleagues who may be interested in contributing a paper.

Deadline for abstract submissions: June 5, 2012.

Deadline for final chapters: July 15, 2012.


For inquiries/ submissions:


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