|1.||Ross, Susan Deller : Women's human rights, 2008|
BIBLIOGRAPHIC LEVEL: monograph
Women's human rights : the international and comparative law casebook / Ross, Susan Deller, xxxi, 665 p.. - Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008.
ABSTRACT: CONTENTS:. 1. Women's status and CEDAW. 2. Equality doctrines and gender discrimination: the evolving jurisprudence of the UN Human Rights Committee and the U.S. Supreme Court. 3. The interrelationship of the ICCPR and the ICESCR and the Human Rights Committee's evolving equal protection doctrine. 4. Conflicting human rights under international law: freedom of religion versus women's equality rights. 5. Enforcing women's international human rights under regional treaties: the American convention on human rights and the African charter on human and peoples' rights. 6. Enforcing women's international human rights under regional treaties: the European convention for the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms. 7. Economic empowerment and employment discrimination: Europe and the United States compared. 8. The special treatment versus equal treatment debate. 9. CEDAW in practice. 10. Enforcing women's international rights at home: international law in domestic courts. 11. Strategies to combat domestic violence. 12. Strategies for ending female genital mutilation and footbinding: Western imperialism or women's human rights?. 13. Gender and polygny - religion, culture and equality in marriage. 14. Women's reproductive rights.
GEOGRAPHICAL TERMS: Afghanistan / Africa / Austria / Australia / Bangladesh / Belgium / Brazil / Burundi / Cameroon / Cambodia / Chile / Canada / Chad / China / Congo / Costa Rica / Ivory Coast / Croatia / Denmark / Djibouti / Egypt / El Salvador / Ecuador / Eritrea / Ehiopia / Finland / Gambia / Germany / Ghana / Greece / Guatemala / Guinea / Guinea-Bissau / Hungary / India / Indonesia / Iraq / Ireland / Iran / Israel / Italy / Jamaica / Japan / Kenya / Kurdistan / Kuwait / Latvia / Liberia / Libya / Malawi / Malaysia / Mali / Mauritius / Monaco / Morocco / Mozambique / Nepal / New Zeland / Nicaragua / Nigeria / Norway / Pakistan / Paraguay / Peru / Philippines / Poland / Russian Federation / Rwanda / Sierra Leone / Somalia / South Africa / South Korea / Spain / Sri Lanka / Sudan / Swaziland / Sweden / Switzerland / Syria / Taiwan / Tanzania / Thailand / Togo / Tunisia / Turkey / Uganda / Ukraine / United Kingdom / United Arab Emirates / Uruguay / Viet Nam / Zambia / Zimbabwe / Yemen
NOTE (GENERAL): ICCPR; ICESCR; CEDAW; UDHR; UN charter; ECHR; ACHPR; CAT;