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Published: 01 September 2017

264 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199982721

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Gender, UN Peacebuilding, and the Politics of Space

Locating Legitimacy

Laura J. Shepherd

Oxford Studies in Gender and International Relations

  • Includes a comprehensive analysis of both the documentary archives of the UN Peacebuilding Commission and unique interview data
  • Examines the ways women, gender, and civil society are constructed in UN peacebuilding discourse
  • Argues that peacebuilding activities are gendered and hierarchal