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1-4 of 4 results in Routledge Research in Gender and Politics
Gender serves as a lens that makes visible important issues in the field of representation: Whom do elected politicians represent? What is at stake in the parliamentary process? What do we know about the interplay between parliaments and the everyday lives of citizens? It is widely understood that...
Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge
A North-South Politics of Pregnancy and Childbirth
What are the political dimensions that are revealed in women’s preferences for health care during pregnancy and childbirth? The answers to this question vary from one community to the next, and often from woman to the next, although the trends in the Global North and South are strikingly different....
Published July 14th 2014 by Routledge
An Expropriated Voice
Though there has been much research on the incomplete emancipation project of state socialism in East and Central Europe, very little has been published on how the state and its institutions conceived of gender as a concept. This book seeks to understand if and how this conceptualization developed...
Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge
Australia in transnational perspective
The death of feminism is regularly proclaimed in the West. Yet at the same time feminism has never had such an extensive presence, whether in international norms and institutions, or online in blogs and social networking campaigns. This book argues that the women’s movement is not over; but rather...
Published July 26th 2013 by Routledge
Gender and the Judiciary in Africa: From Obscurity to Parity?
To Be Published October 19th 2015