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Title Gender and politics : the state of the discipline / Jane H. Bayes (ed.)
Published Opladen, Germany ; Toronto : Barbara Budrich Publishers, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (237 pages)
Series The world of political science--the development of the discipline book series
World of political science.
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
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes This work is licensed under a Creative Commons license
Subject Feminism.
Women -- Political activity.
Discrimination sexuelle.
Egalité des chances.
Rôle des femmes.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies
Women -- Political activity.
Form Electronic book
Author Bayes, Jane H., 1939-
ISBN 3866491042