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Women And International Peacekeeping

Women And International Peacekeeping

by Louise Olsson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0714652369

ISBN-13: 9780714652368

Pub. Date: 09/01/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This volume deals with women's participation in international peacekeeping operations and what those operations might consider to be the role and circumstances of women, including those of the host society. Essays include: a theoretical perspective on women and war, highlighting the difference between post-modernist and universalist approaches to women's roles

Overview

This volume deals with women's participation in international peacekeeping operations and what those operations might consider to be the role and circumstances of women, including those of the host society. Essays include: a theoretical perspective on women and war, highlighting the difference between post-modernist and universalist approaches to women's roles in peacemaking and conflict resolution, the role of women in military operations, the implications of the high levels of sexual violence in peacekeeping operations and the UN's gender policy for peacekeeping operations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780714652368
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/01/2001
Series:
Peacekeeping Series
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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this book provides many recommendations for reform"

- Choice

"forms an admirable addition to the growing body of work on women"s international involvement in the struggle for peace and will be widely read by activists, academics, policy makers, politicians and anyone interested in our futures."

- International Affairs

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