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  • Gendering Counterinsurgency

    Performativity, Embodiment and Experience in the Afghan ‘Theatre of War’

    By Synne L. Dyvik

    This book analyses the various ways in which counterinsurgency in Afghanistan is gendered. The book examines the US counterinsurgency operations in Afghanistan from 2001 onwards, including the invasion, the population-centric counterinsurgency operations and the efforts to train a new Afghan…

    Hardback – 2016-12-19 
    Routledge
    War, Politics and Experience

  • Masculinity and New War

    The gendered dynamics of contemporary armed conflict

    By David Duriesmith

    This book advances the claims of feminist international relations scholars that the social construction of masculinities is key to resolving the scourges of militarism, sexual violence and international insecurity. More than two decades of feminist research has charted the dynamic relationship…

    Hardback – 2016-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Gender, Peace and Security

    Implementing UN Security Council Resolution 1325

    Edited by Louise Olsson, Theodora-Ismene Gizelis

    This volume explores the implementation of key gender policies in international peace and security, following the adoption of UN Security Council resolution 1325 in October 2000, the first thematic resolution on Women, Peace and Security. How should we understand women’s participation in peace…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • The Political Psychology of Women in U.S. Politics

    Edited by Angela L. Bos, Monica C. Schneider

    The Political Psychology of Women in U.S. Politics is a comprehensive resource for students, researchers, and practitioners interested in women and politics. Highly original and drawing from the best available research in psychology and political science, this book is designed to summarize and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Political Psychology

  • Exercising Human Rights

    Gender, Agency and Practice

    By Robin Redhead

    Exercising Human Rights investigates why human rights are not universally empowering and why this damages people attempting to exercise rights. It takes a new approach in looking at humans as the subject of human rights rather than the object and exposes the gendered and ethnocentric aspects of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • Women, Gender Equality, and Post-Conflict Transformation

    Lessons Learned, Implications for the Future

    Edited by Joyce P. Kaufman, Kristen P. Williams

    The end of formal hostilities in any given conflict provides an opportunity to transform society in order to secure a stable peace. This book builds on the existing feminist international relations literature as well as lessons of past cases that reinforce the importance of including women in the…

    Hardback – 2016-10-20 
    Routledge
    Gender in a Global/Local World

  • Gendered States of Punishment and Welfare

    Feminist Political Economy, Primitive Accumulation and the Law

    By Adrienne Roberts

    This book presents a feminist historical materialist analysis of the ways in which the law, policing and penal regimes have overlapped with social policies to coercively discipline the poor and marginalized sectors of the population throughout the history of capitalism. Roberts argues that…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Genre and the (Post-)Communist Woman

    Analyzing Transformations of the Central and Eastern European Female Ideal

    Edited by Florentina C.Andreescu, Michael J. Shapiro

    This work is a critical intervention into the archive of female identity; it reflects on the ways in which the Central and Eastern European female ideal was constructed, represented, and embodied in communist societies and on its transformation resulting from the political, economic, and social…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Re-Imagining North Korea in International Politics

    Problems and alternatives

    By Shine Choi

    The global consensus in academic, specialist and public realms is that North Korea is a problem: its nuclear ambitions pose a threat to international security, its levels of poverty indicate a humanitarian crisis and its political repression signals a failed state. This book examines the cultural…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • The Symbolic Representation of Gender

    A Discursive Approach

    By Emanuela Lombardo, Petra Meier

    What is symbolic representation? Since Hanna Pitkin’s seminal The Concept of Representation, the symbolic has been the least studied dimension of political representation. Innovatively adopting a discursive approach, this book - the first full-length treatment of symbolic representation - focuses…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge

  • The Search for Lasting Peace

    Critical Perspectives on Gender-Responsive Human Security

    By Rosalind Boyd

    Presenting the human security agenda as a policy response to the changing nature of violent conflicts and war, this collection traces its evolution in relation to conflicts in different contexts (Burma, India, Palestine, Canada, East Timor, Guatemala, Peru and African countries) and from the…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge
    Gender in a Global/Local World

  • Feminist (Im)Mobilities in Fortress(ing) North America

    Rights, Citizenships, and Identities in Transnational Perspective

    By Amy Lind, Marianne H. Marchand

    Edited by Anne Sisson Runyan

    Since the establishment of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) tensions concerning immigration trends and policies, which continued to escalate at the turn of the millennium resulted in revised national security policies in Mexico, Canada, and the United States. These tensions have…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge
    Gender in a Global/Local World

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