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Women and War Gender Identity and Activism in Times of Conflict

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ISBN-10: 1565493095

ISBN-13: 9781565493094

Edition: 2010

Authors: Joyce P. Kaufman, Kristen P. Williams

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List price: $24.50
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers
Publication date: 10/1/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.550

Joyce P. Kaufman Professor of Political Science and Director of the Center for Engagement with Communities at Whittier College. She is the author of A Concise History of U.S. Foreign Policy, 2nd ed. (Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2010) and NATO and the Former Yugoslavia: Crisis, Conflict and the Atlantic Alliance (Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2002), and co-editor of The Future of Transatlantic Relations: Perceptions, Policy and Practice (with Andrew M. Dorman) (Stanford Security Studies, 2011). She is also the author of numerous articles and papers on U.S. foreign and security policy. With Kristen Williams, she is co-author of Women and War: Gender Identity and Activism…    

Neal G. Jesse is chair and associate professor of political science at Bowling Green State University. His research on Britain, Ireland, electoral systems, party systems, and ethnic conflict has appeared in journals such as Electoral Studies, International Political Science Review, International StudiesQuarterly, Political Psychology, New Hibernia Review/Iris �ireannach Nua, and Representation. His books include Identity and Institutions: Conflict Reduction in Divided Societies, co-authored with Kristen Williams.Kristen P. Williams is associate professor of government andinternational relations at Clark University. Her books include: Despite Nationalist Conflicts: Theory and Practice of…    

Theoretical Framework
The Gendered Origins of the Nation-State
Traditional IR Theory and War
Women and Security
Women's Identities and Political Activism
Women, Conflict, and Political Activism
Conflict and Violence Against Women
Gendering Armed Conflict: Rape and Sexual Violence as Strategic Instruments of War
Women as Refugees
Women, Political Activism, and Conflict
Women and Conflict Zones
Women's Activism in Conflict Situations
Types of Conflict
Post-Conflict Activism: Women Working for Peace
Women, Conflict Resolution, and Peace
Women and Negotiations for Peace
Women's Political Activism and Peace: Opportunities and Obstacles
After the Conflict Ends: Post-Conflict Reconstruction
Barriers to Women's Political Involvement
Conclusion: Women, Activism, and Social Justice Issues
Where Are the Women?
Answering the Question: Where Are the Women?
General Conclusions
Next Steps
About the Authors
Selected Bibliography