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Subject Guide ~ Women's and Gender Studies



This is a list of some of the important journals that publish research by feminist and gender studies scholars and critics. The link will take you to the library's catalog record, with options for accessing the full text either at the publisher's web site, or in third party databases such as JSTOR, Project Muse, etc.

Alternatively, try searching across many of the journals simultaneously by searching one of the library's article databases, such as GenderWatch and Women's Studies International (see the Databases box above).


Camera Obscura: Feminism, Culture and Media Studies

Differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies

European Journal of Women's Studies

Feminism and Psychology

Feminist Criminology

Feminist Economics

Feminist Formations (formerly NWSA Journal)

Feminist Review

Feminist Studies

Feminist Theology

Feminist Theory

Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies

Gender & Society

Gender and Education

Gender Forum: An Internet Journal of Gender Studies (open access)

Gender Issues

Gender, Work and Organization

GLQ: A Journal of Gay and Lesbian Studies


Indian Journal of Gender Studies

Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion

Journal of International Women's Studies

Journal of Middle East Women's Studies

Journal of Men's Studies

Journal of the History of Sexuality

Men and Masculinities

Meridians: Feminism, Race and Transnationalism

Nashim: A Journal of Jewish Women's Studies and Gender Issues

NWSA Journal (now Feminist Formations)

Politics and Gender

Psychology of Women Quarterly


Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society

Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State and Society

Spectrum: A Journal on Black Men

Violence Against Women

Women's Studies International Forum

Women's Studies Quarterly

Yale Journal of Law and Feminism

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