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  1. The Grammar of Politics and Performance

    Edited by Shirin M Rai, Janelle Reinelt

    Series: Interventions

    This volume brings together important work at the intersection of politics and performance studies. While the languages of theatre and performance have long been deployed by other disciplines, these are seldom deployed seriously and pursued systematically to discover the actual nature of the...

    To Be Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. New Frontiers in Feminist Political Economy

    Edited by Shirin M. Rai, Georgina Waylen

    Series: Routledge IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics

    This volume brings together the work of outstanding feminist scholars who reflect on the achievements of feminist political economy and the challenges it faces in the 21st century. The volume develops further some key areas of research in feminist political economy – understanding economies as...

    Published November 4th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Ceremony and Ritual in Parliament

    Edited by Shirin M. Rai

    Series: Library of Legislative Studies

    Ceremony and Ritual in Parliament breaks new ground in the study of legislatures. It combines mainstream historical and social science approaches with cultural theory to consider how parliamentary ritual is constructed through ceremony, space and socialisation. The focus is on the...

    Published February 17th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Rethinking Empowerment

    Gender and Development in a Global/Local World

    Edited by Jane L. Parpart, Shirin M. Rai, Kathleen A. Staudt

    Series: Routledge/Warwick Studies in Globalisation

    Rethinking Empowerment looks at the changing role of women in developing countries and calls for a new approach to empowerment. An approach that adopts a more nuanced, feminist interpretation of power and em(power)ment, recognises that local empowerment is always embedded in regional, national and...

    Published July 24th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Women And The State

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Shirin M. Rai Manchester Metropolitan University; Geraldine Lievesley Warwick University.

    Offering a wide-ranging selection of case studies, this book evaluates women's political, social and economic involvement in Third World countries. It explores both specific experiences of women as well as common themes such as identity, empowerment and the conflict between tradition and modernity....

    Published March 28th 1996 by Taylor & Francis

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