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Women, War, and Violence : Topography, Resistance, and Hope (Hardcover)

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This set of original articles probes the breadth of vital issues surrounding the impact of war and violence on women globally—and examines what is being done to mitigate their effects.

• Provides a comprehensive overview of issues related to women, war, civil unrest, sexual assault, and violence

• Tackles a wide range of topics using multiple perspectives from ethnography to scholarly analysis to on-the-ground journalism

• Examines the tragic contours of the problem but also depicts hope for the future via the creative solutions being forged, especially by women empowered to counter violence

• Explores best practices of violence prevention from United Nations and state-sponsored programs as well as from movements within civil society

• Includes case studies from key conflict zones to further the understanding of the issues discussed

Number of Pages: 2
Genre: Social Science
Sub-Genre: Women
Series Title: Praeger Security International
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Greenwood Pub Group
Language: English
Street Date: August 28, 2015
TCIN: 16354256
UPC: 9781440828805
Item Number (DPCI): 247-32-3313
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