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Why championing women's rights abroad should be a central part of US foreign policy

Saiya, Nilay, Zaihra, Tasneem and Fidler, Joshua (2018) Why championing women's rights abroad should be a central part of US foreign policy. USApp - American Politics and Policy Blog (15 Aug 2018). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

During her tenure as Secretary of State, and later during her 2016 presidential election campaign, Hillary Clinton called for women's rights to be central to US foreign policy. In new research Nilay Saiya, Tasneem Zaihra and Joshua Fidler find that improving women's rights outside of the US actually helps to make the US safer; countries where women can be educators and also have economic rights are less likely to be the source of anti-American terrorism.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/2018/08/15/why-ch...
Additional Information: © 2018 The Authors; Online
Divisions: IGA: United States Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Sets: Research centres and groups > United States Centre
Collections > LSE American Politics and Policy (USAPP) Blog
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2019 11:39
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2019 12:56
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/91571

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