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Alice J Kang MA 04 PhD 10AuthorGender relations in Muslim majority countries have been subject to intense debate in recent decades In some cases Muslim women have fought for and won new rights to political participation reproductive health and education In others their agendas have been stymied Yet missing from this discussion until now has been a systematic examination of how civil society roups mobilize to promote women s rights and how multi. Gender relations in Muslim majority countries have been subject to intense debate in recent decades In some cases Muslim women have fought for and Won New Rights To new rights to participation reproductive health and education In others their agendas have been stymied Yet missing from this discussion until now has been A SYSTEMATIC EXAMINATION OF HOW CIVIL systematic examination of how civil roups mobilize to promote women’s rights and how multiple components of the state negotiate such legislation In Bargain. ,
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s it through her analysis of multiple women s rights policies in contemporary Nigerien history In her consideration of alternative explanations she ives credit where it s due but nonetheless shows how women s activism has been essential to women s rights policy adoptionThis book offers chapters that would be reat for teaching about to women s rights policy adoptionThis book offers chapters that would be reat for teaching about movements religion and politics and even pre colonial and colonial politics shaping contemporary outcomes. Wing on numerous interviews with women’s rights activists as well as Islamists and politicians she reveals that the former are not the only ones who care about the regulation of ender relationsProviding a solid analytic framework for understanding conflict over women’s rights policies without stereotyping Muslims Bargaining for Women’s Rights demonstrates that *Contrary To Conventional Wisdom Islam Does Not *
to conventional wisdom Islam does not a uniformly negative effect on the prospects of such legislatio. Ple components of the state negotiate such legislationIn Bargaining for Women s Rights J Kang Argues J Kang argues reform is likely to happ 30542097 2015 In her book on women s rights activism in Niger Kang offers deep historical knowledge of Niger and clear connections to international women s rights movements Her argument that the adoption of women s rights policy is largely borne of women s rights activism is compelling as she substantiat. Ing for Women’s Rights Alice J Kang argues that reform is likely to happen when the struggle arises from within Focusing on how a law on ender uotas and a United Nations treaty on ending discrimination against women passed in Niger while family law reform and an African Union protocol on women’s rights did not Kang shows how local women’s associations are uniuely "POSITIONED TO TRANSLATE GLOBAL CONCEPTS OF DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN "
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