This fully updated edition provides a comprehensive overview of two centuries of transnational feminist efforts to produce a more just global order. Mary E. Hawkesworth analyzes continuities and changes in the nature and scope of gendered inequities and power dynamics within national and international regimes and weighs strategies for social transformation.
Mary E. Hawkesworth is Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Women's and Gender Studies at Rutgers University. Her books include Embodied Power: Demystifying Disembodied Politics and The Oxford Handbook of Feminist Theory.
Acknowledgments 1 Engendering Globalization 2 Feminists Go Global: Reclaiming a History 3 Feminist Transnationalism: Contestations within UN Circuits 4 Neoliberalism and Feminism: Cooptation, Entrapment, or Opposing World Views 5 Global Feminist Futures: The Continuing Struggle for Inclusion and Justice Notes References Index About the Author