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Faculty name: Lama Abu-Odeh

Note: This bibliography changes the order of authors so that Georgetown authors are listed first.

Forthcoming Works and Works in Progress

  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Calling All the Statesmen: The (Not) Mubarak Trial, in Law & Society in Post-Revolution Egypt (forthcoming).    [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Janet Halley and the Art of Status Quo Maintenance, (working paper).    [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Syria: The Name of Our Shame, (working paper).    [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Of Wife and the Domestic Servant in the Arab World, (working paper).    [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Secularism's Fault, Feminist Dissent, Summer 2017, at 148-161 (reviewing Saba Mahmood, Religious Difference in a Secular Age: A Minority Report (2016)).    [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, 46 Int'l J. Middle E. Stud. 216-218 (2014) (reviewing Wael B. Hallaq, The Impossible State: Islam, Politics, and Modernity's Moral Predicament (2012)).    [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Of Law and the Revolution, 34 U. Pa. J. Int'l L. 341-363 (2013).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Islam in the (Inter)National, 10 Santa Clara J. Int'l L. 179-186 (2012).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, The Supreme Constitutional Court of Egypt: The Limits of Liberal Political Science and CLS Analysis of Law Elsewhere, 59 Am. J. Comp. L. 985-1007 (2011).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Honor Killings and the Construction of Gender in Arab Societies, 58 Am. J. Comp. L. 911-952 (2010).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, On Law and the Transition to Market: The Case of Egypt, 23 Emory Int'l L. Rev. 351-381 (2009).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Reactions: Natsu Taylor Saito's 'Colonial Presumptions: The War on Terror and the Roots of American Exceptionalism', 1 Geo. J.L. & Mod. Critical Race Persp. 111 (2009).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, A Radical Rejection of Universal Jurisdiction, 116 Yale L.J. Pocket Part 393-396 (2007).    [W] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Commentary on John Makdisi's "Survey of AALS Law Schools Teaching Islamic Law", 55 J. Legal Educ. 589-591 (2005).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, 58 Middle E. J. 150-152 (2004) (reviewing Amira El-Azhary Sonbol, Women of Jordan: Islam, Labor, and the Law (2003)).    [W]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, 36 Int'l J. Middle E. Stud. 506-507 (2004) (reviewing Lynn Welchman, Beyond the Code: Muslim Family Law and the Shari Judiciary in the Palestinian West Bank (2000)).   
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Egyptian Feminism: Trapped in the Identity Debate, 16 Yale J.L. & Feminism 145-191 (2004).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Modernizing Muslim Family Law: The Case of Egypt, 37 Vand. J. Transnat'l L. 1043-1146 (2004).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, The Politics of (Mis)recognition: Islamic Law Pedagogy in American Academia, 52 Am. J. Comp. L. 789-824 (2004).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Lecture Commentary on Islam and International Law: Toward a Positive Mutual Engagement to Realize Shared Ideals, 98 Am. Soc'y Int'l L. Proc. 167-168 (2004).    [HEIN] [W]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, 57 Middle E. J. 684-687 (2003) (reviewing Islamic Family Law in a Changing World: a Global Resource Book (Abdullahi A. An-Na'im ed. 2002)).    [W]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Comparatively Speaking: The "Honor" of the "East" and the "Passion" of the "West", 1997 Utah L. Rev. 287-307.    [HEIN] [W]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Post-Colonial Feminism and the Veil: Considering the Differences, 26 New Eng. L. Rev. 1527-1537 (1992).    [HEIN]

Book Chapters and Collected Works

  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Disrupting the Peace of Others, in Being Palestinian: Personal Reflections on Palestinian Identity in the Diaspora 34-36 (Yasir Suleiman ed., Edinburgh, U.K.: Edinburgh University Press 2016).    [BOOK]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Egypt's New Constitution: The Islamist Difference, in Constitutional Secularism in an Age of Religious Revival 160-174 (Susanna Mancini & Michel Rosenfeld eds., Oxford: Oxford University Press 2014).    [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [BOOK]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Foreword: Yehouda Shenhav's Beyond the Two-State Solution, in Yehouda Shenhav, Beyond the Two-State Solution: A Jewish Political Essay vii-xvii (Cambridge, U.K.: Polity Press 2012).   
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Crimes of Honor: Overview, Entry, in 2 Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures 221 (Suad Joseph ed., Boston: Brill 2005).    [BOOK]
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Honor: Feminist Approaches to, Entry, in 2 Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures 225-227 (Suad Joseph ed., Boston: Brill 2005).   
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Law: Modern Family Law, 1800 - Present: Arab States, Entry, in 2 Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures 459-463 (Suad Joseph ed., Boston: Brill 2005).   
  • Lama Abu-Odeh, Egyptian Feminism: Trapped in the Identity Debate, in Islamic Law and the Challenges of Modernity 183-212 (Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad & Barbara Freyer Stowasser eds., Walnut Creek, Cal.: AltaMira Press 2004).    [BOOK]

Selected Contributions to Other Publications

  • Lama Abu-Odeh, The Case For Binationalism: Why One State--Liberal and Constitutionalist--May Be the Key to Peace in the Middle East, Boston Rev., Dec. 2001/Jan. 2002, at 4-7.    [Gtown Law] [WWW]

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