Paper $42.95 ISBN: 9781842774595 Published September 2004 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $99.95 ISBN: 9781842774588 Published September 2004 For sale in North and South America only

The Future of Women's Rights

Global Visions and Strategies

Joanna Kerr, Ellen Sprenger, and Alison Symington

The Future of Women's Rights

Joanna Kerr, Ellen Sprenger, and Alison Symington

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240 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $42.95 ISBN: 9781842774595 Published September 2004 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $99.95 ISBN: 9781842774588 Published September 2004 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Acknowledgements
 
1. Introduction: the future of women’s rights
            Alison Symington and Ellen Sprenger
 
2. From ‘opposing’ to ‘proposing’: finding proactive global strategies for feminist futures
            Joanna Kerr
 
3. Creating a new world with new visions: African feminism and trends in the global women’s movement
            Bisi Adeleye-Fayemi
 
4. Rights of passage: women shaping the twenty-first century
            Mahnaz Afkhami
 
5. Challenging power: alternatives to the current global order
            An interview with Josefa (Gigi) Francisco
 
6. An action framework for South Asia
            Deepa Dhanraj, Geetanjali Misra, and Srilatha Batliwala
 
7. Different worlds possible: feminist yearnings for shared futures
            Sarah Bracke
 
8. Diversity as our strength: transforming power, public policy and popular culture
            Ana Criquillion
 
9. Confronting globalization: feminist political spirituality as a strategy of action
            Alda Facio
 
10. Globalization and reinventing the politics of a women’s movement
            Vanessa Griffen
 
11. Caution! women moving: strategies for organizing feminist visions of the future
            Sisonke Msimang
 
12. International and post-socialist women’s rights advocacy: points of convergence and tension
            Reflections from Anastasia Posadskaya-Vanderbeck
 
13. Gender equality advocates speak: feminist issues and strategies in the future
            Rhonda Leeson
 
Editors and contributors
Index
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