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作者 Allwood, Gill
書名 Gender and policy in France [electronic resource] / by Gill Allwood, Khursheed Wadia
出版項 Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
國際標準書號 9780230244382
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說明 ix, 225 p. ; 23 cm
系列 French politics, society, and culture series
French politics, society, and culture series
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction -- Women, Employment and Gender Equality Policy -- Gender Parity Reform -- Abortion -- Prostitution -- Domestic Violence -- The Islamic Headscarf (Hijab) -- Conclusion
Electronic reproduction. Basingstoke, England : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Mode of access:World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on Oct. 6, 2009). Access may berestricted to users at subscribing institutions
Parliaments made up of more than 80 per cent men have, since 2000, passed laws on contraception, abortion and domestic violence. Men have decided whether girls can wear the Islamic headscarf toschool, whether prostitutes should be criminalized rather than their clients, and whether the number of women involved in making these decisions should be increased. The relation between gender and policy is far more complex thanwhether or not women participate in decision making. Taking as a premise that all public policies are gendered, this book considers selected policy issues which illustrate aspects of the relationship between feminism, gender and policy; a relationship which is increasingly recognised as complex, dynamic and variable. The complexity is best amplified, for example, whenattention is focused on intersections of race and gender, class and gender, or both, in policy debates and decision making, raising questions about meanings of universalism, equal rights and citizenship
鏈接 Original 9781403993311 1403993319 (OCoLC)427611177
主題 Women -- Government policy -- France
Women's rights -- France
Women -- Political activity -- France
France -- Social policy -- 1995-
Electronic books. local
Central government policies -- France. bicssc
Gender studies, gender groups -- France. bicssc
Domestic violence -- France. bicssc
Ethical issues: prostitution & sex industry -- France. bicssc
Politics and Government. eflch
Alt Author Wadia, Khursheed
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