Paper $36.95 ISBN: 9781842777275 Published October 2005 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $99.95 ISBN: 9781842777268 Published October 2005 For sale in North and South America only

Defending Our Dreams

Global Feminist Voices for a New Generation

Shamillah Wilson, Anasuya Sengupta, and Kristy Evans

Defending Our Dreams

Shamillah Wilson, Anasuya Sengupta, and Kristy Evans

Distributed for Zed Books

272 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $36.95 ISBN: 9781842777275 Published October 2005 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $99.95 ISBN: 9781842777268 Published October 2005 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Acknowledgements
Foreword - Peggy Antrobus
Introduction

1. 'You're either with us or against us: the challenge of increasing political polarization in the 21st century for young feminists' - Suzan M. Pritchett
2. Channelling discourse, effecting change: young women and sexual rights - Aziza Ahmed
3. From tragedy and injustice to rights and empowerment: accountability in the economic realm - Alison Symington
4. Seeking Techno-Justice - Ann Elisabeth S. Samson
5. Smokescreen or solution: GMOs and food insecurity - Haidee Swanby with Shamillah Wilson
6. 'You'll know what we are talking about when you grow older': [A critique of] purity, sovereignty and trafficking in Nepal - Sushma Joshi
7. From orphaned china dolls to long distance daughters: a call for solidarity across borders - Indigo Williams Willing
8. Imaging women's well-being: perspectives on poverty eradication - Anasuya Sengupta
9. Reflections on the World Social Forum: a space for alternative engagement? - Mar?a Alejandra Scampini
10. Rooting out injustice: discussions with radical young women in Toronto, Canada - Jennifer Plyler
11. International Criminal Court: answering the question of women! - Zakia Afrin and Amy Schwartz
12. Cyber girls: hello ? are you out there? - Kristy Evans
13. Women's whispers: notes on hysteria and loving commitment - Gabriela Malaguera Gonzalez
14. We exist! Voice of male feminists - Dean Peacock
15. Separation anxiety: the schisms and schemas of media advocacy - Paromita Vohra
16. Moving the personal to the political: personal struggles as a basis for advocacy - Salma Maoulidi
17. Feminist leadership for feminist futures - Shamillah Wilson

Editors and Contributors
List of Acronyms
Index
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