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Author Montoya, Celeste.

Title From global to grassroots : the European Union, transnational advocacy, and combating violence against women / Celeste Montoya
Published New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]


Description 1 online resource (x, 278 pages) : illustrations
Series Oxford studies in gender and international relations
Oxford studies in gender and international relations.
Contents Transnational translations of global rhetoric into local realities -- Patterns and strategies of global-domestic interactions -- Mapping advocacy in European Union multilevel governance -- Embedded networks and transnational advocacy -- The soft approach to zero tolerance : normative discourses on violence against women -- Conditionality and coercion : the accession process and combating violence against women -- Building networks, building capacity : the Daphne program -- Domestic development : legislation, programs, and attitudes -- Future prospects for eradicating violence against women -- Appendix -- Bibliography -- Index
Summary This examination of the European Union and efforts to combat violence against women provides an empirical feminist analysis of the transnational strategies and processes that connect global and grassroots advocacy efforts. It looks beyond policy rhetoric to examine the extent to which this important human rights issue is being addressed
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Daphne Programme.
Daphne Programme.
Women -- Violence against -- European Union countries
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
Women -- Violence against.
Social Welfare & Social Work.
Social Sciences.
Criminology, Penology & Juvenile Delinquency.
European Union countries.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0199332940