Gendered Citizenship and the Politics of Representation

ISBN: 978-1-137-51764-7 (Print) 978-1-137-51765-4 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-13

    Gendered Citizenship: The Politics of Representation

  3. Becoming a Citizen–Interrogating the Constitution of Political Subjects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 17-36

      What Is It to Vote?

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      Pages 37-60

      Troubled and Secure Gender Identities in a Changing Society: Norway at the End of the Long Nineteenth Century

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      Pages 61-83

      Representations of Equality: Processes of Depoliticization of the Citizen-Subject

  4. Gendered Participation in Representative Democracies–Working from Below and/or Above?

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 85-85

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      Pages 87-110

      The Costs and Benefits of Descriptive Representation: Women’s Quotas, Variations in State Feminism and the Fact of Reasonable Pluralism

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      Pages 111-135

      Substantive Representation: From Timing to Framing of Family Law Reform in Morocco, South Africa and Uganda

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      Pages 137-158

      Constructing Citizenship: Gender and Changing Discourses in Tunisia

  5. Challenging the Public–Private Divide

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 159-159

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      Pages 161-183

      Representations of Women Voters in Newspaper Coverage of UK Elections 1918–2010

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      Pages 185-207

      The Pedagogy and Practice of En-Gendering Civic Engagement: Reflections on Serial-Viewing Among Middle-class Women in Urban India

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      Pages 209-234

      Vietnam Women’s Union and the Politics of Representation: Hegemonic Solidarity and a Heterosexual Family Regime

  6. Can Exclusions Speak?

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 235-235

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      Pages 237-259

      Can the Irregular Migrant Woman Speak?

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      Pages 261-279

      Pin Ups and Political Passions: Citizenship Address in Post-War Men’s Magazines

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      Pages 281-303

      “The Venus Hottentot Is Unavailable for Comment”: Questioning the Politics of Representation Through Aesthetic Practices

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 305-312