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Feminised international politics: three cases from Latin America

Burton, Guy (2010) Feminised international politics: three cases from Latin America. International Affairs at LSE (17 Jun 2010). Website.

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What role and impact do women have on politics and international affairs? Nearly a century ago, when suffragettes demanded the vote, a number of assumptions were made about female political representation. They included the claim that women would bring virtue and morality into what was seen as a largely immoral male public sphere, while later feminists argue that women share common interests that are distinct from those of men (e.g. a greater concern with reproductive rights and state provision of social care).

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Additional Information: © 2010 The Author(s)
Divisions: IGA: LSE IDEAS
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JL Political institutions (America except United States)
Date Deposited: 04 Jul 2017 10:17
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:27

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