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Women and politics in a global world

Sarah Henderson

Women and politics in a global world

by Sarah Henderson

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Political activity -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Women -- Government policy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSarah L. Henderson, Alana S. Jeydel.
    GenreCross-cultural studies
    ContributionsJeydel, Alana S., 1968-, Henderson, Sarah, 1971-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1236 .H45 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 414 p. :
    Number of Pages414
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24115639M
    ISBN 100195388070
    ISBN 109780195388077
    LC Control Number2009024993

    Some Theoretical Perspectives on Women in the Modern World 3 Claire E. Rasmussen Women and Globalization 17 Candace C. Archer Political Development and Women's Status around the World 29 Farida Jalalzai Economic Development and Women 53 Ranjeeta Basu Education for Women in Comparative Perspective 69 Candice D. Ortbals Candidate Gender Quotas Understanding Third World Politics Theories of Political Change and Development Companies and representatives throughout the world PALGRAVE MACMILLAN is the global academic imprint of the Palgrave Women in national politics: selected countries .

    Women and noninstitutional politics -- 3. Women and revolutionary movements -- 4. Women and employment -- 5. Women, work, and family -- 6. Abortion politics -- 7. Gender, development, and international organizations -- 8. Women and the global economy -- 9. Women and health -- Women and education -- Women and sexual violence during war. This conference precedes the international IPSA World Congress in Brisbane , and provides an opportunity for scholars from the Global South (or scholars who research gender and the Global South) and who work in the fields of feminist/gender politics, comparative politics, policy studies and international relations to present papers.

    Find Women and Politics in a Global World 3rd Edition by Henderson et al at over 30 bookstores. Buy, rent or sell. The political movements, activism and various affirmative actions that aimed at ending all forms of discrimination against women, have contributed toward the liberation of women in Nigeria from.


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