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Gendered Citizenship : Manifestations and Performance - (Hardcover)

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This book explores how citizenship is differently gendered and performed across national and regional boundaries. Using ‘citizenship’ as its organizing concept, it is a collection of multidisciplinary approaches to legal, socio-cultural and performative aspects of gender construction and identity: violence against women, victimhood and agency, and everyday issues of socialization in a globalized world. It brings together scholars of politics, media, and performance who are committed to dialogue across both nation and discipline.

This study is the culmination of a two-year project on the topic of 'Gendered Citizenship', arising from an international collaboration that has sought to develop a comparative and yet singular perspective on performance in relation to key political themes facing our countries of origin in the early decades of this century. The research is interdisciplinary and multinational, drawing on Indian, European, and North and South America
n contexts.
Number of Pages: 345
Genre: Performing Arts, Social Science, Political Science
Series Title: Contemporary Performance Interactions
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Language: English
Street Date: December 29, 2017
TCIN: 53204226
UPC: 9783319590929
Item Number (DPCI): 248-56-5152
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