Revolutionary Ladies In Latin America.
“Kampwirth and Gonzalez have actually put together a superb assortment of articles about ladies and politics in Latin America, the one that challenges existing approaches which have concentrated mainly on studies of leftist or antiauthoritarian motions. The studies combine careful research that is empirical a selection of disciplinary ways to historicize the relationship between sex and governmental action in contemporary Latin America. A contribution that is essential the increasingly advanced industry of Latin American gender studies. ” —Elizabeth Hutchison, University of the latest Mexico
This book analyzes radical women’s actions and motivations through four interrelated themes—maternalism, feminism, autonomy, and coalitions between left- and right-wing women—in three main American countries (Nicaragua, El Salvador, and Guatemala) and three South American nations (Argentina, Brazil, and Chile).