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Title Gender and politics : the state of the discipline / Jane H. Bayes (edition).

Publication Info. Opladen, Germany ; Toronto : Barbara Budrich Publishers, 2012.


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Description 1 online resource (1 electronic resource (237 pages))
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Series World of political science.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : situating the field of gender and politics / Jane H. Bayes -- The geopolitics of political science and gender studies in latin America / Breny Mendoza -- Gender and the state of political science in Africa / Amanda Gouws -- Creating political space for women in South Asia / Ranjana Kumari -- Taking stock, 1955-2005 : fifty years of women's political representation in Europe / Monique Leyenaar -- Gender and politics : mapping the terrain in the age of empire / Jane H. Bayes -- Feminist international relations : the state of the field / Elisabeth Prügel -- Western feminist theories : trajectories of change / Mary Hawkesworth -- Conclusion / Marian Simms and Jane H. Bayes.
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Summary This timely collection offers a fresh look on the impact of gender perspectives in the discipline of political science at the beginning of the 21st century. Jane Bayes combats the Eurocentric focus that has characterised both fields and suggests viable alternatives for the future of the disciplines.
Note This work is licensed under a Creative Commons license
Subject Feminism.
Women -- Political activity.
Femmes -- Activité politique.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies
Discrimination sexuelle.
Egalité des chances.
Rôle des femmes.
Women -- Political activity
Indexed Term Political Science
Gender Studies
women's movement
political representation
Added Author Bayes, Jane H., 1939-
Other Form: Print version: Gender and politics Opladen, Germany ; Barbara Budrich Publishers, 2012. 9783866491045 (DLC) 2012450811
ISBN 3866495250
9783866495258 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000066526647
CHNEW 001057400
CHVBK 569637686
AU@ 000065260753
AU@ 000053680902

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