Rethinking Peacekeeping, Gender Equality and Collective Security

  • Gina Heathcote
  • Dianne Otto

Part of the Thinking Gender in Transnational Times book series (THINKGEN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Rethinking Peacekeeping, Gender Equality and Collective Security: An Introduction

  3. Shame

  4. Hope

  5. Danger

  6. Silences

  7. Conclusions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 263-263
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 280-323

About this book


This book examines how the Security Council has approached issues of gender equality since 2000. Written by academics, activists and practitioners the book challenges the reader to consider how women's participation, gender equality, sexual violence and the prevalence of economic disadvantages might be addressed in post-conflict communities.


Armed conflict conflict Conflict Prevention economy gender participation Peace Peacebuilding Peacekeeping Peacekeeping operations police prevention sexual violence violence women

Editors and affiliations

  • Gina Heathcote
    • 1
  • Dianne Otto
    • 2
  1. 1.SOASUniversity of LondonUK
  2. 2.University of MelbourneAustralia

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