Feminist Security Studies: A Narrative Approach (PRIO New by Annick T. R. Wibben

By Annick T. R. Wibben

This ebook rethinks defense idea from a feminist point of view – uniquely, it engages feminism, safeguard, and strategic stories to supply a unique feminist method of defense studies.

The quantity explicitly works towards a gap up of defense reports that will enable for feminist (and different) narratives to be well-known and brought heavily as protection narratives. To make this attainable, it offers a feminist examining of protection experiences that goals to invigorate the talk and radicalize serious safeguard reports. on account that feminism is a political venture, and safety reviews are, at their base, approximately specific visions of the political and their attendant associations, this is often of necessity a political intervention. The e-book works via and past safety reports to discover attainable areas the place a gap of defense, essential to make manner for feminist insights, can happen. whereas it develops and illustrates a feminist narrative method of defense, it's also meant as an intervention that demanding situations the politics of safety and the meanings for safeguard legitimized in present practices.

This e-book offers develops a complete framework for the rising box of feminist safeguard stories and should be of significant curiosity to scholars and students of feminist IR, severe defense reviews, gender reports and IR and defense reports in general.

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