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Author Hawkesworth, M. E., 1952-
Title Political worlds of women : activism, advocacy, and governance in the 21st century / Mary Hawkesworth.
Imprint Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 2012.

Subject Women political activists -- History -- 21st century.
Sex discrimination against women.
Women's rights.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 432 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Acknowledgments -- List of images -- Political worlds of women : introduction -- Political leadership, gendered institutions, and the politics of exclusion -- From demography to development : women's worlds and the politics of knowledge -- Producing raced-gendered citizens -- Liberty, equality, and citizenship : classical liberal presumptions -- From the politics of identity to identity politics -- Engaging the state -- Becoming the state -- Promoting equality through policymaking and policy -- International and transnational political activism -- Virtual politics -- Political worlds of women : future prospects -- Abbreviations -- Glossary -- References.
ISBN 9780813344966 (electronic bk.)
0813344964 (electronic bk.)
9780813344959 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 787850898
Additional Format Print version: Hawkesworth, M.E., 1952- Political worlds of women. Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 2012 (DLC) 2011046762