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Author Baldez, Lisa.
Title Why women protest : women's movements in Chile / Lisa Baldez.
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
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 Floor3  HQ1236.5.C5 B35 2002    IN LIBRARY
Description xvii, 234 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Cambridge studies in comparative politics
Cambridge studies in comparative politics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-225) and index.
Contents Why women protest: tipping, timing, and framing -- Mothers of the Cold War, daughters of the Revolution: a historical overview of women and Chilean politics -- The Revolution hits home: women organize against Allende -- Catapulting men to action: the march of the empty pots -- "Feminine power" and the end of the socialist revolution -- Gendered networks and the rebirth of civil society -- Women defend life: mass protests and the women's movement -- Democracy in the country and in the home: women for and against democratic transition -- Why women protest: comparative evidence.
Subject Women -- Political activity -- Chile -- History -- 20th century.
Protest movements -- Chile -- Case studies.
Women -- Political activity.
Gender identity -- Political aspects.
ISBN 0521010063 (pb.)
OCLC number 48383470