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TitleConfronting Global Gender Justice: Women's Lives, Human Rights
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Table of Contents
                            Book Cover
Notes on contributors
Introduction: Women’s lives, human rights
Part I: Complicating the discourses of victimhood
	1 Women and the genocidal rape of women: The gender dynamics of gendered war crimes
	2 Human trafficking: Why is it such an important women’s issue?
	3 Transforming the representable: Asian women in anti-trafficking discourse
	4 Sin, salvation, or starvation?: The problematic role of religious morality in U.S. anti-sex trafficking policy
Part II: Interrogating practices of representation
	5 How not to give rape political significance
	6 Human trafficking: A photographic essay
	7 Marjorie Agosín’s poetics of memory: Human rights, feminism, and literary forms
	8 Digital storytelling for gender justice: Exploring the challenges of participation and the limits of polyvocality
Part III: Mobilizing strategies of engagement
	9 “Sweet electrical greetings”: Women, HIV, and the evolution of an intervention project in Papua New Guinea
	10 Economic empowerment of women as a global project: Economic rights in the neo-liberal era
	11 Algerian women in movement: Three waves of feminist activism
	12 Using law and education to make human rights real in women’s real lives
Part IV: Crossing legal landscapes
	13 Seduced by information, contaminated by power: Women’s rights as a global panopticon
	14 Human rights of women and girls with disabilities in developing countries
	15 Gender and customary mechanisms of justice in Uganda
	16 Policing bodies and borders: Women, prostitution, and the differential regulation of U.S. immigration policy
	17 The institutionalization of domestic violence against women in the United States
Part V: Confronting global gender justice
	18 Configuring feminisms, transforming paradigms: Reflections from Kum-Kum Bhavnani—scholar, activist, filmmaker

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