Gender, Citizenships and Subjectivities
July 2002, Wiley-Blackwell
2. Citizens and Scientists: Toward a Gendered History of Scientific Practice in Post-revolutionary France: Carol E. Harrison.
3. The Rhetorics of Slavery and Citizenship: Suffragist Discourse and Canoncial Texts in Britain, 1880-1914: Laura E. Nym Mayhall.
4. Imagining Female Citizenship in the 'New Spain': Gendering the Deomcratic Transition, 1975-1978: Pamela Beth Radcliff..
5. The Trial of the New Woman: Citizens-in-Training in the New Soviet Republic: Elizabeth A. Wood..
6. Enfranchised Selves: Women, Culture and Rights in Nineteenth-Century Bengal: Tanika Sarkar..
7. Citizenship as Non-Discrimination: Acceptance or Assimilationism? Political Logic and Emotional Investment in Campaigns for Aboriginal Rights in Australia, 1940-1970: Marilyn Lake..
8. Producing Citizens, Reproducing the 'French Race': Imimigration, Demography, and Pronatalism in Early Twentieth-Century France: Elisa A. Camiscioli.
9. Citizenship as Contingent National Belonging: Married Women and Foreigners in Twentieth-Century Switzerland: Brigitte Studer, translated by Kate Sturge.
Notes on Contributors.
- Explores the relationship of citizenship and gender across a range of regions, nations and historical time periods.
Acknowledges the accomplishments of feminist scholarship in
explicating the gendered exclusions that were inherent in notions
of citizenship and civil society at their inception.
8 case studies explore how gender shaped claims-making activity in the name of citizenship; and how women, often aligned with immigrants and minorities, took a leading role in articulating these claims.