Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law

Recent Articles

Islamic Feminism and Invisible Work: The Case of the Disappearing Daughter-in-Law

Donohon Abdugafurova, Rahimjon Abdugafurov, Beverly Moran, Fall 2017

This article uses modern Islamic legal pronouncements [fatwās] on the question of a daughter-in-law’s obligations to perform… Continue Reading

What Ever Happened to the “Child Maltreatment Revolution”?

Claire Houston, Fall 2017

This article argues that the disparate treatment of CM and DV suggests that DV is more serious than CM, with DV victims more deserving… Continue Reading

Our journal’s three annual issues integrate cutting-edge legal scholarship and practical applications. One issue, the student-authored Annual Review of Gender and the Law, is the nation’s only comprehensive guide to legal issues relating to gender and sexuality. The Annual Review summarizes existing law and highlights recent changes. Practitioners, judges, advocacy organizations, and scholars alike rely on this important tool.