The Journal of International Women’s Studies is an on-line, open-access, peer reviewed feminist journal that provides a forum for scholars, activists, and students to explore the relationships among theories of gender and sexuality and various forms of organizing and critical practice.

Current Issue: Volume 20, Issue 2 (2019)



Sexism and Gender Profiling: Two Decades of Stereotypical Portrayal of Women in Nollywood Films
Kevin Uwaecheghi Onyenankeya, Oluwayemisi Mary Onyenankeya, and Oluyinka Osunkunle


The Trade and Gender Nexus in Pakistan
Maryam Tanwir and Richard Sidebottom


Attitudes toward Women in Palestine: A Quantitative Survey
Erni Gustafsson, Nabil Alawi, and Per Normann Andersen


Book Reviews

JIWS Executive Staff

Executive Editors
Diana Fox, Bridgewater State University, MA, USA
Cami Sanderson, Ferris State University, MI, USA
Book Review Editors
Madhavi Venkatesan, Northeastern University, MA, USA
Paula Hooper Mayhew, Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ, USA
Editorial Assistant
Carley Taylor, Bridgewater State University, MA, USA
Copy Editor
Jillian Smith, Alumna Bridgewater State University, MA, USA
Assistant Copy Editor
Emily Brunelle, Bridgewater State University, MA, USA