Call for papers for an edited volume "Women`s rights in the XXI century"

full name / name of organization: 
Caroline Schultz
contact email: 
caroline.schultz.unim@gmail.com

Call for papers for an edited volume "Women`s rights in the XXI
century"
Deadline for abstract submissions: June 5, 2012.
Deadline for final chapters: July 15, 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.

Email: caroline.schultz.unim@gmail.com

cfp categories: 
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
postcolonial
science_and_culture