Gender and International Relations

Issues, Debates and Future Directions
  • Citation: Steans, Jill. Gender and international relations: issues, debates and future directions. Polity, 2006.
    • Topics:
    • IR Theories
    • Keywords:
    • gender feminism
    • women’s human rights
    • gendered politics
    • transnational feminist solidarity

The second edition of Jill Steans’ successful and highly respected book offers a comprehensive overview of feminist scholarship and feminist contributions to international relations, and provides an in-depth discussion of how feminist IR has sought to re-think key concepts and central areas of concern in the field.

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