Women, democracy, and globalization in North America Mexico, Canada, and the United States

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • North America.

Subjects:

  • Women and democracy -- North America,
  • Women in politics -- North America,
  • Women"s rights -- North America,
  • Women in development -- North America,
  • Globalization -- Social aspects

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementJane Bayes ... [et al.].
ContributionsBayes, Jane H., 1939-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.N7 W66 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3425343M
ISBN 101403970882, 1403970890
LC Control Number2005048700

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It also provides comparisons of the effects of globalization on women's lives. 'The international contributors to Women, Democracy, and Globalization in North America have produced an ambitious book that compares the history of women's political participation and the impact of globalization in three very different countries united by their participation in the North American Free Trade.

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