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Title Gender justice and legal pluralities [electronic resource] : Latin American and African perspectives / edited by Rachel Sieder and John-Andrew McNeish.

Imprint Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 236 p. : ill.
Note "A GlassHouse Book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Rachel Sieder and John-Andrew McNeish -- Gender, human rights and legal pluralities : experiences from Southern and Eastern Africa / Anne Hellum -- Indigenous women fight for justice : gender rights and legal pluralism in Mexico / Maria Teresa Sierra -- The gender of law : politics, memory and agency in Mozambican community courts / Bjorn Enge Bertelsen -- Sexual violence and gendered subjectivities : indigenous women's search for justice in Guatemala / Rachel Sieder -- Between Sharia and CEDAW in Sudan : Islamist women negotiating gender equity / Liv Tønnessen -- Indigenous rights and violent state construction : the struggle of Triqui women in Oaxaca / Natalia de Marinis -- Opening the pandora's box : human rights, customary law, and the "communal liberal self" in Tanzania / Natalie J. Bourdon -- An accumulated rage : legal pluralism and gender justice in Bolivia / John-Andrew McNeish and Ana Cecilia Arteaga Bohrt.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Latin America.
Indigenous women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Latin America.
Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation -- Latin America.
Legal polycentricity -- Latin America.
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Africa.
Indigenous women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Africa.
Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation -- Africa.
Legal polycentricity -- Africa.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Sieder, Rachel.
McNeish, John-Andrew.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780415526067 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780203084434 (e-book)

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