Globalization Gender Religion Paperback

The Politics of Women's Rights in Catholic and Muslim Contexts

by Jane H. Bayes

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Globalization Gender Religion

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In the early 1970s, accompanying the current wave of globalization, conservative nationalist religious movements began using religion to oppose non-democratic and often Western oriented regimes. Reasserting patriarchal gender relations presumably authorized by religion has been central to these movements. At the Fourth United Nations Congress on Women in Beijing in 1995, Muslim and Catholic delegations from diverse countries united to oppose provisions on sexuality, reproductive rights, women's health, and women's rights as human rights. Scholars from eight different Muslim and Catholic communities analyze the political strategies that women are employing in these contexts ranging from acceptance of traditional doctrines to various forms of resistance, religious reinterpretation, innovation, and political action toward change and equal rights.

Globalization Gender Religion by Jane H. Bayes was published by St Martin's Press in January 2003. The ISBN for Globalization Gender Religion is 9780312293697.

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Details for Globalization Gender Religion

Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherSt Martin's Press (January 2003)
Number of Pages280
Thickness19 mm
Height210 mm
Width140 mm
Product Code4450329
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