Resources on the history of global feminism

Peggy Antrobus, The Global Women’s Movement: Origins, Issues and Strategies (London: Zed Books, 2004).

Marjorie Agosin. Women, Gender, and Human Rights: A Global Perspective (New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press., 2001).

Lydia Alpizar, Noel D. Payne, and Anahi Russo, Building Feminist Movements and Organizations: Global Perspectives  (London, Zed Books, 2007).

Sonia Alvarez, et al. “Encountering Latin American and Caribbean Feminisms,” Signs:Journal of Women, Culture, and Society. 28(2): 537- 579, 2002.

Mahnaz Afkhami,  Faith and Freedom: Women’s Human Rights in the Muslim World (Bethesda, Md.: Women’s Learning Partnership, 1995).

Rawwida Baksh and Wendy Harcourt, Eds. The Oxford Handbook Of Transnational Feminist Movements (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015).

Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez, Pauline Dongala, Omotayo Jolaosho, and Anne Serafin, Eds. African Women Writing Resistance: Contemporary Voices (Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2010)

Charlotte Bunch and Niamh Reilly, Demanding Accountability: The Global Campaign and Vienna Tribunal for Women’s Human Rights   (New York: Unifem, 1994).

Charlotte Bunch and Claudia Hinojosa, Lesbians Travel the Roads of Feminism Globally (NJ: CWGL, 2000).

Charlotte Bunch, “Women’s Rights and Gender Integration,” The Oxford Handbook on the United Nations, Second Edition, Thomas G. Weiss and Sam Daws, eds. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018).

 Wendy Chavkin and Ellen Chesler, eds. Where Human Rights Begin: Health, Sexuality,and Women in the New Millennium (NewBrunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2005).

Ellen Chesler and Terry McGovern, Eds. Women And Girls Rising: Progress And Resistance Around The World  (New York: Routledge, 2016).

Cindy Clark, Annie Holmes, Lisa Veneklasen and Everjoice Win, Eds. Women Navigate Power: Stories About Claiming Our Rights. (ActionAid International, 2007).

Radhika Coomaraswamy, Preventing Conflict, Transforming Justice, Securing The Peace: A Global Study On The Implementation Of Un Security Council Resolution 1325, (UN Women, 2015).

Rhonda Copelon, “Gender Crimes as War Crimes: Integrating Crimes against Women into International Criminal Law,” McGill Law Journal,Vol. 46, pp. 217-240, 2000.

Sally Merry Engle, Human Rights and Gender Violence: Translating International Law into Local Justice. (Chicago, Ill.: University of Chicago Press. 2005).

Om P. Dwivedi and V.G. Julie Rajan, Eds.  Human Rights In Postcolonial India,  (UK: Routledge, 2016).

Yakin Ertürk, Violence Without Borders: Paradigm, Policy and Praxis Concerning Violence Against Women (Bethesda, MD: Women’s Learning Partnership, 2016).

Arvonne S. Fraser and Irene Tinker, eds., Developing Power: How Women Transformed International Development. (NY: Feminist Press, 2004).

Felice Gaer, “And Never the Twain Shall Meet?  The Struggle to Establish Women’s Human Rights as International Human Rights,” The International Human Rights of Women: Instruments of Change, C. Lockwood (ed), (NY: American Bar Association, 1998).

Cynthia Enloe, Seriously: Investigating Crashes And Crises As If Women Mattered (Berkeley: University Of California Press, 2013).

Devaki Jain, Women, Development and the UN: A Sixty Year Quest for Equality and Justice, (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2005).

Myra Marx Ferree and Aili Mari Tripp, Global Feminism: Transnational Women’s Activism, Organizing, and Human Rights (NewYork: NYU Press, 2006).

M. Valentine Moghhadam,. Globalizing Women: Transnational Feminist Networks (Baltimore, Md.: John Hopkins University Press, 2005).

Rosalind Petchesky, Global Prescriptions: Gendering Health And Human Rights (London: Zed Books with UNRISD, 2003).

Hilkka Pietilä, Engendering The Global Agenda: The Story Of Women And The United Nations (New York: United Nations Non-Governmental Organization Liaison Service, 2002).

Niamh Reilly, Women’ Human Rights: Seeking Gender Justice In A Globalizing Age,  (Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 2009).

Niamh Reilly, Without Reservation: The Beijing Tribunal on Accountability for Women’s Human Rights (NJ: CWGL, 1996)

Cynthia Rothschild with Scott Long and Susana Fried, Written Out: How Sexuality is Used to Attack Women’s Organizing (New York: International Gay And Lesbian Human Rights Commission and Center For Women’s Global Leadership, 2005).

Hanna Beate Schöpp-Schilling and Cees Flinterman, Eds. The Circle Of Empowerment: Twenty Five Years Of The Un Committee On The Elimination Of Discrimination Against Women, (NY: Feminist Press, 2007.)

Anne S. Walker, A World of Change: My Life in the Global Women’s Rights Movement (Melbourne: Arcadia, 2018)

Minky Worden, ed, The Unfinished Revolution: Voices from the Global Fight for Women’s Rights (NewYork: Seven Stories Pres. 2012).

“Special Issue on UN World Conferences on Women” Journal of Women’s History, (Vol 24, #4, Winter 2012).

 Women’s Learning Partnership, Oral History Archive of the Global Women’s Movement, available at the British Library’s Sound Archive, London, United Kingdom, with parallel printed and digital collections maintained at WLP’s office in Bethesda, MD. (See