Women, Culture, & International Relations

Women, Culture, & International Relations

by Vivienne Jabri
     
 

This book expands the agenda of feminist IR by considering the heterogeneity of women's voices in the realm of world politics, as well as the challenges that this diversity poses.. "The authors develop a theoretical discourse that incorporates the combined notions of difference and emancipation in a discussion of the agency of women and their transformative capacity.… See more details below

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This book expands the agenda of feminist IR by considering the heterogeneity of women's voices in the realm of world politics, as well as the challenges that this diversity poses.. "The authors develop a theoretical discourse that incorporates the combined notions of difference and emancipation in a discussion of the agency of women and their transformative capacity. They use a normative approach to understanding the multiple subjectivities of women and the plurality of their experiences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555877019
Publisher:
Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
08/28/1999
Series:
Critical Perspectives on World Politics Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
213

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
1Locating Difference in Feminist International Relations1
2Feminism, Universalism, and the Ethics of International Politics17
3Explorations of Difference in Normative International Relations39
4Wartimeviolence: Pulping Fictions of the Subaltern61
5Writing Women's Wars: Foucauldian Strategies of Engagement91
6Gender and Development: Working with Difference117
7"Supposing Truth to Be a Woman"? Pragmatism and the Feminist Problematique137
8Typologies Toward an Unchained Medley: Against the Gentrification of Discourse in International Relations165
9Conclusion179
Bibliography189
The Contributors201
Index203
About the Book213

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