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By Aili Mari Tripp

ISBN-10: 1107115574

ISBN-13: 9781107115576

ISBN-10: 1107535875

ISBN-13: 9781107535879

The booklet explains an unforeseen final result of the lessen in clash in Africa after the Nineties. research of cross-national information and in-depth comparisons of case reports of Uganda, Liberia and Angola express that post-conflict nations have considerably greater premiums of women's political illustration in legislatures and executive in comparison with international locations that experience now not gone through significant clash. they've got additionally handed extra legislative reforms and made extra constitutional adjustments with regards to women's rights. The examine explains how and why those styles emerged, tying those results to the conjuncture of the increase of women's events, alterations in foreign women's rights norms and, most significantly, gender disruptions that ensue in the course of warfare. This e-book can assist students, scholars, women's rights activists, foreign donors, coverage makers, non-governmental businesses (NGOs) and others greater comprehend the various conditions which are so much conducive to women's rights reform this day and why.

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