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Women and social movements in Latin America : power from below

Author: Lynn Stephen
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"This innovative, comparative study explores six cases of women's grassroots activism in Mexico, El Salvador, Brazil, and Chile. Lynn Stephen communicates the ideas, experiences, and perceptions of women who participate in collective action, while she explains the structural conditions and ideological discourses that set the context within which women act and interpret their experiences. She includes revealing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Case studies
Interviews
Cas, Études de
Entretiens
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stephen, Lynn.
Women and social movements in Latin America.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 1997
(OCoLC)654843073
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lynn Stephen
ISBN: 0292777159 9780292777156 0292777167 9780292777163 1899365281 9781899365289
OCLC Number: 35657989
Description: xviii, 332 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Introduction: Gender and Politics, Experience and Structure --
pt. 1. El Salvador. Ch. 2. Women's Rights Are Human Rights: The Merging of Feminine and Feminist Interests among El Salvador's Mothers of the Disappeared (CO-MADRES). Ch. 3. Women for Dignity and Life: The Emergence of Feminisms from El Salvador's Revolutionary Left --
Interview: Morena Herrera --
Women for Dignity and Life --
pt. II. Mexico. Ch. 4. The Politics of Urban Survival: The Women's Regional Council of the CONAMUP, Mexico --
Interview: Irene Soto --
Women's Regional Council of the CONAMUP. Ch. 5. The Unintended Consequences of "Traditional" Women's Organizing: The Women's Council of the Lazaro Cardenas Ejido Union, Nayarit --
Interview: Dona Kata Moreno and Aurora Cruz --
Lazaro Cardenas Ejido Union --
pt. III. Brazil. Ch. 6. Class, Gender, and Autonomy: The Rural Women Workers' Movement of Southern Brazil --
Interview: Gessi Bones and Marlene Pasquali --
Rural Women Worker's Movement --
pt. IV. Chile. Ch. 7. Sweet and Sour Grapes: The Struggles of Seasonal Women Workers in Chile --
Interview: Antonia Gomez --
Industry Union of Seasonal and Permanent Workers of Santa Maria. Ch. 8. Conclusions: Women in Action.
Responsibility: Lynn Stephen.
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"This innovative, comparative study explores six cases of women's grassroots activism in Mexico, El Salvador, Brazil, and Chile. Lynn Stephen communicates the ideas, experiences, and perceptions of women who participate in collective action, while she explains the structural conditions and ideological discourses that set the context within which women act and interpret their experiences. She includes revealing interviews with activists, detailed histories of organizations and movements, and a theoretical discussion of gender, collective identity, and feminist anthropology and methods."--Jacket.

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