Gender and Peacebuilding: All Hands Required

The twenty first century has brought with it a shift from the notion of human security being located in secure national borders to the need to secure the safety, freedom, and dignity of all Despite efforts to equalize women s status in the world evidenced by changes in many international projects requiring a gender focus, women and men experience most of the world in verThe twenty first century has brought with it a shift from the notion of human security being located in secure national borders to the need to secure the safety, freedom, and dignity of all Despite efforts to equalize women s status in the world evidenced by changes in many international projects requiring a gender focus, women and men experience most of the world in very different ways according to gender Further, the reality is that humans who do not all fall neatly into one of these categories male or female often find their lives further challenged In the 1980s, Peace and Conflict Studies first began to acknowledge and study the different experiences males and females have during war and peace Since then, there have been books about women and war, women working at grassroots levels to build peace, women and transitional justice, women and peace education, and women s views of human security All of these works have contributed to the discourse of our changing world This book brings together some of those themes and voices and adds with the final product being than the sum of its parts We add to the conversation a book that considers foundational fundamental issues that span from the interpersonal to the global Many of the chapters describe empirical research completed with author and community, shared here for the first time Part One is a collection of case studies, documenting challenges and responses to peacebuilding by women from various parts of the world Part Two focuses on Peace and Conflict Studies PACS as a discipline, examining not only what is, but also what should be taught This section critiques today s efforts at teaching Peace and Conflict Studies and provides suggestions of how this important work might be shared in open and equitable ways Part Three enters territory found even less in the PACS literature In this section our authors confront patriarchy, engage in a discussion about the contribution queer theory makes to PACS, and tussle with the notion of inclusivity with considerations of both gender and disability It then ends with a discussion about the contribution feminist methodologies make to PACS.
Gender and Peacebuilding All Hands Required The twenty first century has brought with it a shift from the notion of human security being located in secure national borders to the need to secure the safety freedom and dignity of all Despite ef

  • Title: Gender and Peacebuilding: All Hands Required
  • Author: Maureen P. Flaherty Sean Byrne Hamdesa Tuso Robert C. Mizzi Anna Snyder Joey Sprague Katerina Standish Sin Walsh
  • ISBN: 9780739192603
  • Page: 401
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Gender and Peacebuilding rowsThe Master of Arts in Gender and Peacebuilding offers critical knowledge and training in gender studies, which is a crucial aspect of any and all peace efforts The programme deals in depth with the diverse and international aspects of gender as they relate to violence, peace negotiations, peacebuilding and peacekeeping in different locations Gender in Peacebuilding Gender in Peacebuilding In recent years gender in relation to armed conflict and peacebuilding has come to the fore as an issue for international attention UN Security Council Resolution UNSCR , adopted in , acted as a catalyst in this process The Resolution calls for greater support Book Review Gender and Peacebuilding Gender and Development Gender and Peacebuilding by Claire Duncanson provides an excellent, critical analysis of debates about gender and peacebuilding Aimed at scholars, feminist peace activists, and students, the book is clearly written, carefully organised, and convincingly argued. Peace Building Initiative Women, Gender Peacebuilding Gender equality and peacebuilding can also be viewed as goals Ultimately, the use of the analytical tools and taking a gendered approach to peacebuilding could lead towards gender equality and peace. PDF Women, Gender and Peacebuilding researchgate Although gender sensitive approaches to peacemaking and peacebuilding have increased in recent years, especially among scholars, in practice these processes often still fail to adequately address Gender and Peacebuilding Gender Politics Political Gender and Peacebuilding offers a comprehensive and up to date analysis of how and why gender matters in contemporary peace operations It draws on a wide range of examples from across the world to offer a nuanced account of the UN s attempts to mainstream gender into peace operations via Security Council Resolution , and assesses the Guide to Gender and Peacebuilding PCDN Gender and Peacebuilding Resource Guide By Dr Catalina Rojas Gender is widely accepted, theorized, modeled and applied in fields such as Development, Anthropology, and Sociology Increasingly, the field of peacebuilding is also integrating gender into its programs, policies and theories.

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