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Published: 04 May 2017

296 Pages


ISBN: 9780190602420

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Equal Opportunity Peacekeeping

Women, Peace, and Security in Post-Conflict States

Sabrina Karim and Kyle Beardsley

Oxford Studies in Gender and International Relations

  • The first empirical exploration of peacekeeping with an emphasis on the implications for gender (in)equality
  • Uses a positivist empirical approach to explore dynamics informed by feminist international relations scholarship
  • Provides a comprehensive overview of gender reforms in the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL)
  • Uses new cross-national data on female peacekeepers globally and sexual exploitation and abuse in peacekeeping missions
  • Includes first hand accounts from female peacekeepers

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