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European Journal of Women's Studies (Journal)


The European Journal of Women's Studies is a major international forum for original scholarship at the cutting edge of research in Women's Studies. The journal's main focus is the complex theoretical and empirical relationship between women and the particular, and diverse, context of Europe.

As well as publishing articles, the journal includes overviews on the state of Women's Studies in different European countries, short topical and polemical pieces, reviews and conference reports.

Regular Special Issues and Features

The journal devotes Special Issues and Features to important topics of interest. Special Issues and Features published so far include:

· Transformative Methodologies in

Feminist Studies (2005) · Spectacular Women (2004) · Who are I? Women, Identity and Identification (2003) · The Traffic in Feminism (2002) · Lesbian Studies, Lesbian Lives, Lesbian Voices (2001) · Women in Transit: Between Tradition and Transformation (2000) · Simone de Beauvoir (1999) · The Idea of Europe (1998) · Women, War and Conflict (1997) · The Body (1996) · Gender and Technology (1995) · The Family (1994)


United Kingdom
Names of Producers/organizers/editors/creators: 
editors: Kathy Davis (University of Utrecht/NL), Gail Lewis (Open University London/UK)
Timerange, Issue-nr, ...: 
1994 - now
Language of project: 
Gender studies
Global affairs & transnationalism
Grassroots media in Europe