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Women And the Politics of Place

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Published by Kumarian Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Globalization,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women in development,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Women in politics,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Body, Human,
  • Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWendy Harcourt (Editor), Arturo Escobar (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8665111M
    ISBN 101565492080
    ISBN 109781565492080

    Keywords: Nigeria, women, politics, democracy, governance. Introduction Women’s involvement in politics varies throughout the world and their participation in politics and the democratic process has become an integral part of contemporary discourse on development and governance. In spite of the clamor for women’s political empowerment.


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