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.

Call for Papers “Bilingual Special Issue in English and Spanish Gender, Social Inclusion, and Entrepreneurship: Women’s Struggles in the Private and Public sector, meeting SDG #5”
Submit your papers by 30th June 2021.
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Call for Papers "Joint Special Issue with the Journal of International Women’s Studies and Wagadu - Contemporary South Asian Feminist and Youth Activisms: Reading Social Justice through Queer Optics"
Seek abstracts of 300 words or less by May 1, 2021.
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Current Issue: Volume 22, Issue 3 (2021) Women's Studies: The Possibility of Rethinking and Designing the Foundations of Modern Culture




Effect of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs When the Head of the Household Is Female in Mexico
Yaura Yong Rubio-Sanchez, Eduardo Rodríguez-Juárez, and Sergio Demetrio Polo Jiménez


Iraqi Women’s Leadership and State-Building
Batool H. Alwan, Sana K. Qati, and Inass A. Ali


Sex Disaggregated Gender-Based Labor Differentiation among the Elected Barangay Officials in the First District of Cavite
Victoriano N. Rodil, Maria Ciella S. Buena, Frinze Al A. Bernal, Annabee G. Pedregosa, Seuz Rey R. Cantela, and Sharmaine "K.C." B. Dela Cruz


The Moderation Effect of Generation on the Relationship between Psychological Flexibility and COVID-19 Preventive Behaviour among Females
Ibolya Kotta, Kinga Szabo, Eszter E. Marschalkó, Susana Jancso-Farcas, and Kinga Kalcza-Janosi


The Development and Validation of COVID-19 Prevention Behaviour Scale on Female Hungarian Population
Kinga Kalcza-Janosi, Susana Jancso-Farcas, Kinga Szabo, Ibolya Kotta, and Eszter E. Marschalkó

JIWS Executive Staff

Executive Editors
Diana Fox, Bridgewater State University, MA, USA
Cami Sanderson, Ferris State University, MI, USA
Special Issue Editor
Hamid Sajadi, Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies (IHCS), Tehran, Iran
Web Editor
Xiaocan Lucy Wang, Bridgewater State University, MA, USA
Copy Editor
Hannah White, Bridgewater State University, MA, USA
Editorial Assistant
Carley Taylor, Bridgewater State University, MA, USA