Clare McGlynn is a Professor of Law at Durham University and is one of the Feminist Judgments Project co-ordinators (together with Rosemary Hunter and Erika Rackley). She has written extensively on the status of women in the legal profession, including The Woman Lawyer: Making the Difference (Butterworths: 1998) and on discrimination and family law in the European Union Families and the European Union: Law, Politics and Pluralism, Cambridge University Press: 2006. More recently, her work has focussed on gender and the criminal law, particularly on the legal regulation of extreme pornography and rape law. She is co-editor of the recent edited collection Rethinking Rape Law: Iinternational and Comparative Perspectives (Routledge-Cavendish 2010).
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