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Title Women's activism and globalization : linking local struggles and transnational politics / edited by Nancy A. Naples & Manisha Desai
Published New York ; London : Routledge, 2002


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Description viii, 344 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Preface; Changing the Terms Community Activism, Globalization, and the Dilemmas of Transnational Feminist Praxis; Transnational Solidarity Women's Agency, Structural Adjustment, and Globalization; Women's Local and Translocal Responses An Introduction to the Chapters; Women to Women Dissident Citizen Diplomacy in Nicaragua; From Mothers' Rights to Equal Rights Post-Soviet Grassroots Women's Associations; Las Mujeres Invisibles/The Invisible Women; Contesting Multiple Margins Asian Indian Community Activism in the Early and Late Twentieth Century
Summary Women's Activism and Globalization is a broad and comprehensive collection that shows how women activists across the globe are responding to the forces of the "new world order" in their communities
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Women social reformers.
Women political activists.
Author Naples, Nancy A.
Desai, Manisha.
LC no. 2001045728
ISBN 0415931444 :
0415931452 paperback